March 27, 2018
April 12, 2018
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March 26, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Sponsored by- GuideStar
Data can help bring clarity and understanding to where we are, as individual organizations and as a sector, track our progress, and inform our practices moving forward. Find out more about how (and why) foundations collect demographic data from their grantees, challenges/opportunities that lie ahead in both the collection and use of this data, and how this dataset can inform nonprofit funding decisions.
March 26, 2018, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Sponsored by- edWeb
In this edWebinar, Dr. Azadeh Jamalian, Head of Education Strategy at littleBits, will discuss best practices on applying for STEM and coding grants. She will provide: A review of different types of grants educators can apply for; Key factors in writing strong applications; Steps involved in applying and receiving the grants; A list of grants that are currently accepting applications with a profile of the previous recipients for these grants.
March 27, 2018, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Join the State Library & Kelly Chanay, KSDE Assistant Director of Child Nutrition & Wellness, for an overview of the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) and how the Kansas library community can be involved.
March 27, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Sponsored by- Firespring
Events like galas, walks and auctions are critical to the fundraising (and friend-raising) strategies for most nonprofits. Want your next one to be a hit? Give it digital legs. With the vast number of online tools available, you can streamline everything from event registration to email marketing to social media, ensuring you capture your audience right where they are: online.
March 27, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Sponsored by- OCLC
A one-hour webinar about how planning for a print deselection project can benefit your library.
March 28, 2018, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Sponsored by- Indiana State Library
This webinar will show you the state and Federal resources used by the Northwest Indiana Center for Data & Analysis to provide accurate and timely data for our CNA projects. Resources to be previewed will include but are not limited to: American Community Survey, American Factfinder, STATS Indiana, Hoosiers by the Numbers, and Stats America.
March 28, 2018, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Sponsored by- Nebraska Library Commission
Do you know the ADA standard for where you should place your books on the bookshelf? Do you know what kind of animals can legally be classified as a service animal? Do you know which policies you may want to look at to grant greater access to your services? You will if you attend this overview of how to best provide access to the disabled patrons in your community. The presenter is a long-time advocate for the disabled and was recently appointed as the State of Nebraska ADA Coordinator.
March 28, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Sponsored by- Early Childhood Investigations
Those who work with children in daycare and preschool settings are uniquely positioned to make a big difference in the lives of the children and families they serve. Sadly, they can also often be some of the first to suspect or witness signs of child abuse and neglect. By introducing their students to personal safety rules and skills in clear and age-appropriate ways, they can help young children learn to recognize and report unsafe and abusive situations and touches.
March 28, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Sponsored by- School Library Journal
A fast-paced, practical share of the hottest tech trends in the classroom and library, and how to implement them. Panelists will tip you on creative ideas in DIY electronics, student-created augmented reality, maker activities, and more.
March 28, 2018, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Sponsored by- edWeb
In many school districts today, digital literacy skills are not being systematically taught, and differing levels of focus on them has resulted in differing levels of ability. Just as we address varying levels of reading proficiency, it’s important that we ensure consistent digital skills development across all of the core subject areas. In this edWebinar, Jeff Meyer, Director of Education from Learning.com, will provide insight on the 12 essentials of digital literacy.
March 29, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Sponsored by- Federal Depository Library Program
In this webinar participants will learn how to access geographies such as places within a county, census tracts within a town, and block groups within a census tract. Participants will also learn the differences between the geographies.
Sponsored by- VolunteerMatch
This webinar will help you move past number of volunteers and number of hours and start telling the real story. You'll learn about information gathering and the key components to good storytelling, how to evaluate your current measurements and how to build support for a more thorough measurement and evaluation program, and how to engage other staff – paid and volunteer – in this work. You'll also receive a worksheet to help you begin to tell the story of volunteer impact in your organization.
March 29, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Sponsored by- WebJunction
This webinar explores how and why intergenerational relationships are important and develops skills to foster intergenerational communication in libraries.
Sponsored by- Infopeole
Join presenter Alison Macrina, director of the Library Freedom Project, as she discusses practical strategies that can bring privacy back to our library communities at a time when these rights are most at risk. She will demonstrate tools and best practices that can be taught in any library environment, in one-on-one patron interactions or computer classes.