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March 2, 2017, 10:00 AM
Join the State Library and trainer Shawna for a webinar on our Learning Express database. Please note that specific information on the Job & Career Accelerator will be next week's webinar.
March 2, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Sponsored by- Firespring
Crowdfunding is quickly becoming the go-to approach for raising money online. “I put up a campaign, so why isn’t anyone giving to it?” may be the most frequently asked question among crowdfunders today. But crowdfunding is about more than just making a page and hoping the internet will shower you with money; you have to have a plan. This workshop is a can’t-miss for anyone trying to crack this code.
March 2, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Sponsored by- U.S. Census Bureau
Looking for statistics at your fingertips? Learn how to use a variety of data access tools available online at census.gov that can quickly provide a snapshot of your community. During this training you will learn about U.S. Census Bureau programs and products through live exercises and instruction using tools such as QuickFacts, Census Explorer, American FactFinder, and more.
March 2, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Sponsored by- Early Childhood Investigations
Building collaborations with community organizations, non-profits, businesses, and other providers can seem overwhelming even though you can see the benefits ahead. In this webinar, start by understanding what a collaboration truly is and what it is not and then explore the qualities, strategies and ongoing relationship needed for a successful collaboration. This webinar is perfect for those new to building collaborations and for those already in the midst.
March 2, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Sponsored by- Federal Depository Library Program
This webinar will discuss what Federal legislative histories are and how they are used, the ways in which Federal statutes are published and cited, the normal steps in compiling and researching Federal legislative histories, and the various resources available for Federal legislative history research – both free and commercial.
Sponsored by- VolunteerMatch
When was the last time you reviewed your Volunteer Handbook or Policies and Procedures Manual? It’s probably been too long. Learn how to create a living document that can help both paid and volunteer staff be better informed and know what is expected of them. A good Volunteer Handbook can also help you better identify and deal with challenging volunteers. Whether you’re just starting to create a Handbook or if you’re looking for best practices on information to include, this webinar will evaluate the Handbook you have and help you create a stronger framework for your volunteer engagement program.
March 2, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Sponsored by- National Network of Libraries of Medicine
This "train the trainer" class is designed to help librarians assist their older adult patrons find health information. Discover techniques for teaching older adults to use computers and to find health information on the Internet, learn what makes a website senior-friendly; plan library programs on senior health topics; and find out about some recommended health websites for older adults.