August 23, 2018
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January 18, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Sponsored by- DigitalGov
In this online training, presenters from the Department of Justice (DOJ) will provide an overview of national origin discrimination and offer practical tips for overcoming language barriers and language access program planning. This session is designed to provide federal, state, and local government agencies with a primer on their legal obligations to limited English proficient (LEP) individuals under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and, if applicable, Executive Order 13166. This training is geared towards federal, state, and local government official who interact or plan to interact with LEP individuals, and for recipients of federal funds, nonprofit organizations and other language access stakeholders.
January 18, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Sponsored by- Firespring
Advancing technology, social enterprise and shifting demographics are changing how nonprofits communicate, engage, operate and serve. While these shifts are creating unprecedented opportunities for nonprofits, they also present new challenges as we learn to navigate this new and ever-evolving landscape. Join Jay Wilkinson as he reviews five major trends that are shaping a new reality for nonprofits.
January 18, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Sponsored by- Colorado State Library
Join us as we explore services that make all the difference. Together we will share stories of extraordinary library moments and identify common ways library staff help people grow and learn in transformative ways. Walk away with an understanding of how libraries change lives and gain ideas for what you can do to provide more meaningful library services. Together we will discover how to shift libraries from places of transaction into spaces for interaction, and transformation.
January 18, 2018, 2:00 PM
Two identical webinars will be held providing an overview of the annual KS Public Library Survey and State Aid (Jan 10 & 18). We will discuss the new look of the survey collection tool and how to input data. Also covered in the webinar will be explanation of how State Aid and how the maintenance of effort determination is made. Both webinars will be recorded and available for viewing for those unable to attend.
January 18, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Sponsored by- Texas State Library and Archives Commission
What do new adults, or adults aged 18-29, want from libraries? What should libraries offer this age group? In this webinar, we will explore the characteristics of new adults and the services new adults would like to see in a public library. You will leave the webinar with the ability to appropriately offer programming for new adults, including financial literacy instruction, career services programs, and speed dating nights.
Sponsored by- InfoPeople
This webinar discusses the history and depth of the opiate problem in this country and how it has come to the attention of libraries and their staff. Dr. Steve Albrecht will focus on how library staff members at all levels can recognize the signs and symptoms of opiate users who are either under the influence or in withdrawal (which makes them act erratic, irrational, threatening, and even violent).