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  1. Finding Your Focus: Tips for Early Career Success

    July 19, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Sponsored by- Nebraska Library Commission Based on a decade of experience in both public and academic libraries, NLA President-Elect Andrew Cano will offer advice to LIS students and early career librarians on achieving early career success. This advice will be concentrated on developing an individual focus and creating a projected plan for a career in the library field.

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  2. Breezing Along with the RML: Mapping Your Customer’s Journey in the Library

    July 19, 2017, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Sponsored by- National Network of Libraries of Medicine A customer journey map provides a way to chart patrons’ experiences in using both physical and virtual library spaces. It helps tell the story of a person's experience with your library from the first contact through the process of using services and resources. Journey mapping can be a great tool for any size library to recognize the needs and emotions of users, locate their “pain points” in interacting with your services, and identify potential solutions. In this webinar you will be given an overview of the topic, a brief guide to creating your own customer journey map, and additional resources to help you get started.

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  3. E-rate Update: July 2017

    July 19, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    Sponsored by- edWeb Each month, John Harrington, the CEO of Funds for Learning, provides a timely update on the latest news, analysis, and professional guidance to help best position your school or library to fully leverage E-rate discounts. The E-rate funding process, requirements, and regulations are very complex and ever changing.

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  4. Healthy Aging at Your Library: Connecting Older Adults to Health Information

    July 19, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 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.

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  5. Effective and Valuable Outreach: Aligning Activities to Goal-Driven Assessment

    July 19, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Sponsored by- Georgia Library Association In this session, learn how to write SMART (Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Realistic, and Time-Bound) outreach goals that are tied to your institutional mission and how to apply various assessment techniques that will evaluate if your goals are being met. Assessment techniques will address various factors, including amount of time and/or funding required, amount of staffing involved, and type of data produced (qualitative or quantitative). Attendees will also learn about the limitations of each assessment method.

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  6. Gamifying Library Instruction: Using Technology to Make Learning Engaging

    July 19, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Sponsored by- North Carolina Library Association This presentation will introduce you to some of these free gamification tools and show you their practical applications for academic libraries, including interactive orientations, tutorials, quizzes, presentations, and training. This information will be particularly useful to reference, instruction, and access services professionals. Participants will leave with a toolkit for gamifying their own library instruction and the inspiration to develop new ways to approach learning.

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  7. Playing by the Rules: Creating an Effective Volunteer Handbook

    July 19, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Sponsored by- VolunteerMatch 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.

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  8. Wikipedia for Libraries: Preview the Possibilities, Discover the Opportunities

    July 19, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Sponsored by- WebJunction Wikipedia is more than its collection of user-contributed articles; it is a dynamic community with powerful tools that ensure reliability. For public libraries, Wikipedia can be a useful tool to connect patrons with quality information and help them build information literacy skills. In this webinar, learn how you can use Wikipedia to expand access to your collections and creatively engage your communities.

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  9. A Rendez-vous with Data

    July 19, 2017, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    Sponsored by- National Network of Libraries of Medicine Three librarians will share their experiences developing and providing unique data services in academic medical settings.

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