Library 2.016 : Privacy in the Digital Age


In this focused conversation, we will address the roles and responsibilities of libraries regarding the protections of intellectual freedom, privacy, free speech, information access, and freedom of the press. Are these still core values of the library profession, and if so, how are libraries and librarians responding to the increasing complexities of data tracking and desires for data-informed services and marketing?

Purposeful Innovation: Idea Management for Libraries


In this webinar, learn the "what" and "why" and "how" of idea management, and hear examples and lessons learned from Sno-Isle Libraries.

Children, Children, What Do You See? Using the Whole Book Approach at Storytime


In a world of rapid digital change, the picture book is a powerful reminder of why traditional bookmaking matters. There’s something important in a book’s very physicality and the way it brings together adults and children in a shared reading experience.

Introduction to TIGERweb


Learn how to use the Census Bureau's web-based mapping tool TIGERweb to research and view data for congressional districts, census tracts, cities, and other geography maintained by the U.S. Census Bureau. Users will be shown how to control the map’s content, display geographic relationships, and use other functionality for queries and research.

Modern Pathfinders: Creating Better Research Guides


Librarians put hours into creating research guides, but usage studies show that they're often confusing, intimidating and generally under-used by students.

Learn some effective techniques of instructional design and web usability that any librarian can apply to make online guides better and more useful to your students, whether you are using LibGuides or a home-brew system.

Reading on Mobile Devices: Challenges and Opportunities


Now, more than ever, school librarians are leading creative technology use in K–12, from maker activities and robotics to mobile devices. Led by top practitioners in the field, these one-hour free programs will provide practical takeaway information on these hot topics in ed tech.

Visual Content: Level Up Your Social Media


Chances are your library has been active in social media for a while now. It’s also likely that the results of your efforts have been mixed. If you’re wondering how to change things up, get more visual, and take more advantage of the platforms you're on, then this is the webinar for you.

Big Talk From Small Libraries

 This free one-day online conference is aimed at librarians from small libraries; the smaller the better. Each of our speakers is from a small library or directly works with small libraries. Topics range from technology (new tech and old tech) to programming to partnering with your community.

Come for the programs on what you’re dealing with now or maybe try something new.

Register HERE!


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