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  1. Building a Digital Image Collection With Flickr: A low (or no) cost way to share your digital assets

    April 12, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Sponsored by- Nebraska Library Commission Libraries have many options of services to store and share digital assets, including many from library automation vendors. Instead of looking at library vendors, one option is to use a photo sharing resource such as Flickr (from yahoo.com). From a very active Flickr user, this presentation will showcase how you can use this free resource to promote, organize and share your digital assets. Of particular note is using Flickr groups and tagging to make items from your collection accessible and findable by community residents as well as people all over the world.

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  2. Managing Culture and Diversity in the Global Workplace

    April 12, 2017, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Sponsored by- American Management Association In this webcast, we’ll explore some of these challenges and opportunities and illuminate how cultures that embrace diversity and inclusiveness can yield fiscal benefits having a direct impact on the bottom line.

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  3. Fuel Yourself to Fulfill your Mission: Self-Care Tips for Social Impact Leaders

    April 12, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    Sponsored by- 4Good With so much at stake for your clients, for your organization, for your cause—?it can be easy to overlook your needs! Yet, the constant state of stress and overwhelm is sapping your energy. If you’re not practicing self-care, it not only affects your health but jeopardizes your ability to fulfill your core mission. You have a mission that needs to be nurtured; so you need to nurture yourself.In this session, Stress & Resiliency Coach Colette Ellis will guide you to uncover new ways to quiet your mind, rejuvenate, and find respite.

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  4. PubMed for Librarians: Using Evidence-Based Search Features

    April 12, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    Sponsored by- National Network of Libraries of Medicine Explore MeSH vocabulary and PubMed features that facilitate finding evidence from research. This is a synchronous online session that includes hands-on exercises. The class will explore Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) used for indexing study design and how they work in PubMed, introduce 3 PubMed products that facilitate evidence based searching, and demonstrate how to customize My NCBI Filters to quickly locate specific publication types.

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  5. Brand architecture: Rethinking how you connect the dots of your programs

    April 12, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Sponsored by- GuideStar Join us for an interactive webinar in collaboration with Sarah Durham, CEO of Big Duck, where we’ll define brand architecture and share insight for organizing your brand and expressing it in a clear, holistic way that your audiences understand–programs and all.

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  6. Build an Engagement Plan for Successful Outreach

    April 12, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Sponsored by- North Carolina Library Association Outreach is critical for engaging with those who need our library services, especially when they are under-prepared or a member of a student population with unique needs. Making these connections doesn’t magically happen but requires thoughtful consideration and planning! This webinar will guide you through the process of creating an engagement plan that strategically improves and invigorates your current outreach and campus collaborations. We will discuss several stages of creating an engagement plan, from the initial stage of identifying student populations with whom to connect through the final stage of impact assessment. Engagement plans are living documents that build on initial research and investigation, work through action steps necessary to achieve your outreach goals, and assess impact with new and existing data.

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  7. Introduction to Legal Issues in Collections Management

    April 12, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Sponsored by- Connecting to Collections Care This Legal Issues Webinar Series is concerned with the legal and ethical aspects of managing collections. This, the first webinar of the series, will provide an introduction to the series and an overview of US and international laws and regulations that affect the acquisition, import, export, ownership, possession, and exhibition of objects and specimens, including wildlife laws and regulations that may affect artifacts or art objects. The second webinar (April 19) in the series will be concerned with ethical issues in collections management. The third webinar (May 17) will address the disposal of deaccessioned objects.

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  8. Planning for and Managing Storage for Digital Collections

    April 12, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Sponsored by- Federal Depository Library Program Are you creating digitized or harvested digital content collections? How do you evaluate the digital storage you have? This webinar will look at various digital preservation infrastructure requirements, assess risks for digital storage media, and discuss cost-effective ways to plan and develop secure storage for digital assets.

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  9. Engage Constituents with Your Website

    April 12, 2017, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

    Sponsored by- Firespring Everything you do as a nonprofit organization leads people back to your website. It is the center of your marketing universe and the home base of your brand. Does your website captivate and engage people or is it merely an online brochure with a few photos and a mission statement? In this session, we will share more than a decade of focus group research that reveals proven methods for creating engaging websites.

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  10. Informational Books for Storytime

    April 12, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Sponsored by- Infopeople In recent years, the number of simple informational books being published has increased. Storytimes offer a great opportunity to show parents and caregivers that these are great books to read aloud to children, and not just for homework.

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