Work and Our Well-Being Webinar

Work and Our Well-Being

Work & Our Well-Being The coronavirus pandemic is impacting almost every aspect of our lives. Many library employees are under a great deal of stress and are experiencing a high level of uncertainty. An emphasis on workplace well-being is more important than ever. How can we take care of ourselves and take care of one another as we respond to …

Dismantling Institutional Racism in Your Library Webinar

Dismantling Institutional Racism in Your Library

In this webinar Dr. Tobin Shearer teaches research-based methods for dismantling institutional racism in the library. View Webinar:  YouTube Presenters: Tobin Miller Shearer, Widerstand Consulting Date: October 8, 2020

Job & Career Accelerator Deep Dive - Utah

Job & Career Accelerator Deep Dive – Utah

 Session 4 of this four session series will focus on the resources and tools in Job & Career Accelerator that can help your patrons find a job by learning job-hunting skills such as networking and interviewing, create great resumes and cover letters, search job listings, and apply for jobs. View Webinar:  YouTube Presenters: Jason High & Donna Liss, EBSCO Date: …

LearningExpress Library Deep Dive Webinar

LearningExpress Library Deep Dive – Utah

In Session 3 of this four session series we will dive deeper into LearningExpress Library and explore in detail what is available in the different Centers, focusing on some key components such as help for those seeking to get their GED, educational resources for school age children and adults, college and grad school entrance exam preparation, career certification exam prep, …

Once Upon A Training Webinar

Once Upon a Training

 Once Upon A Training: The Impact Of Stories On Learning and Engagement Once upon a time in land near a salty sea, Patrick Hoecherl, a coordinator of staff development sat in his glass tower at the Salt Lake City Public Library. A dark presence, tedium, had permeated the training landscape. Was there a hero who could be called upon to …

LearningExpress Library and Job & Career Accelerator Setup, Marketing, and Usage Reporting Webinar

LearningExpress Library/Job & Career Accelerator Setup

Session 2 of this four session series covers best practices for setup including adding direct links to the main site and the different Centers within it to your library website, how to get MARC records for eBooks and other resources for your library catalog, examples of what other libraries are doing, and the marketing and promotion resources (both print and …

Introduction to LearningExpress Library

Introduction to LearningExpress Library and Job & Career Accelerator – Utah

Session 1 of this four session series provides an introduction and overview of all of the resources available in LearningExpress Library and Job & Career Accelerator. In this session you will learn how to help your patrons use these resources to develop academic and workplace skills, support students with tutorials and practice sets, prepare for high-stakes exams, create resumes and …

Annual Statistical Report Training Webinar

Annual Statistical Report Training FY20

Whether this is the first time you are submitting the Statistical Annual Report to the State Library or you have done it ten times before, this training is for you. Library directors and administrators, Board members, government officials, and researchers across the state and around the country routinely use comparisons of basic library output measures to make decisions that impact …

Digital Inclusion Partnerships in Response to COVID-19

Digital Inclusion Partnerships in Response to COVID-19

 As unconnected communities are at risk of accessing critical services, the need to collaboratively address the digital divide has become paramount. This facilitated workshop is designed for library, museum, nonprofit, and other professionals that interact directly with the public, especially individuals with low levels of digital access or literacy skills. The focus will be to identify new digital inclusion projects …

Digital Inclusion Planning in Response to COVID-19 Webinar

Digital Inclusion Planning in Response to COVID-19

 As the pandemic has exacerbated the digital divide for vulnerable communities, the need to jointly address access to internet, devices, digital literacy training and support has become critical. This facilitated workshop is designed for library management to brainstorm and problem solve with colleagues on identifying programs and policies that address the digital divide. You will leave with a folder of national …

Prep Your Literacy Toolkit Webinar

Level Up: Prep Your Literacy Toolkit

What’s the most powerful literacy tool on your shelf? Libraries across the country are discovering that large print can effectively support striving readers, ESL/ELL students, and children with special learning needs. Large print isn’t just a bigger font size. Compared to standard print format, large print books are proven to help with decoding, fluency, tracking, and comprehension. Hear from librarian, …

Google Products Overview

Google Products Overview

Join James Britsch, Director of the North Logan City Library as he presents on free Google products that librarians can use every day. View Webinar:  Online Presenters: James Britsch, North Logan City Library Date: July 28, 2020