Training/Workshop

Pinterest for Libraries: Building Community Through Social Media

 

You’ve probably heard of Pinterest, but how might libraries use it? While Pinterest can be a useful tool for crafters, culinary amateurs, and fashionistas, it can also be a valuable resources for libraries and library users.  Join us to learn how your library can benefit from establishing an online sharing community with Pinterest.

Introduction to Finding Grants

 

Are you new to the field of grantseeking? Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this newly revised class. 

You will learn the 10 most important things you need to know about finding grants including:

New Management Realities for Special Libraries

 

In a recent study, only 1/3 of corporate managers could ascribe value to their company’s library. How should special librarians respond? Special library experts Jim Matarazzo and Toby Pearlstein will give their advice in this free webinar.

Attendees will learn:

Engaging Reluctant Middle Grade Readers

 

Getting a struggling and/or reluctant reader excited about books is a challenge for many librarians. Very often, a voracious reader is hidden within these kids—they just need to find the right books to help spark their interests.

Wholesale, Retail, and International Trade Indicators in a Global Marketplace

 

Do you want to increase your understanding of the relationship between Wholesale, Retail, and International Trade? Are you interested in the association between trade indicators and other federal data? In this webinar, we will delve into these intriguing questions and explore connections between the different trade-related Economic Indicators against an ever changing global marketplace.

Responding to Visitors with Cognitive, Developmental and Emotional Disabilities

 

Part of the AAM Accessibility and Inclusion Suite

In this webcast, accessibility experts and advocates explore the issues, challenges and successes of addressing the needs and expectations of visitors and families of visitors with cognitive, developmental and emotional disabilities.

Responding to Visitors who are Deaf, Hard-of-Hearing, Blind or with Low Vision

 

Part of the AAM Accessibility and Inclusion Suite

In this webcast, accessibility experts and advocates explore the issues, challenges and successes of addressing the needs and expectations of visitors and other facility or program users who are deaf, hard-of-hearing, blind or with low vision.

Government Documents and National History Day Projects: Pursuing Primary Sources

 

Students need primary sources for their National History Day projects, and many of our FDLP collections include such treasures. Attend this webinar to learn more about the National History Day program. Webinar attendees will:

Developing Metadata for Long-Term Preservation, Enhanced Discovery, and Access of Digital Objects

 

Juliane Schneider will start with her work experience at UC San Diego in  metadata collecting for sharing and discovering research data (both scientific and social science data) as well as a quick overview of some of the standards used, such as METS, MODS, PREMIS, MADS.  YuHung Lin will then follow Juliane with a resentation on metadata used in dark archives and for journals at the Rutgers Open Journal System.

Help! I’m an Accidental Government Information Librarian presents ... Friends, Enemies, and Interests: Foreign Affairs Research with Government Information

 

The Government Resources Section of the North Carolina Library Association welcomes you to a series of webinars designed to help us all do better reference work by increasing our familiarity with government information resources, and by discovering the best strategies for navigating them.

BookLove

 

Join Cathy Jo Nelson and Tiffany Whitehead as they share ideas for programs, displays, and other projects to get students excited about reading!

Register HERE!

LexisNexis Academic--Legal

 

Learn about this premier general reference tool that provides access to news, business, and legal information from one interface. This seminar focuses on legal resources within LN Academic.

LexisNexis Academic--Business

 

Learn about this premier general reference tool that provides access to news, business, and legal information from one interface. This seminar focuses on business resources and Company Dossier.

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