August 23, 2018
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June 14, 2018, 6:30 PM
AirBnB, Uber, GPS, Language Translations. Presented by Nathan Carr from the Newton Public Library
June 14, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Sponsored by- Bloomerang
Are you tired of the year-to-year fundraising treadmill of grant writing, mailings, and special events? Are your board members burned out on writing letters, filling tables, and asking their friends for money? Join us to learn Benevon’s metrics-based, high-touch process for building a pipeline of mission-focused major donors who will, in turn, introduce others. This session is for all sizes and types of nonprofits.
Sponsored by- School Library Journal
Is your library looking for a new way to boost early literacy and get young patrons reading? Last year, School Library Journal called the Starling “a potential game changer.” Join this webcast to hear from the creators of the Starling Early-Learning Wearable and two libraries that are not only lending the Starlings to their communities, but are also hosting early literacy programs around this advanced technology.
June 14, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Sponsored by- Federal Depository Library Program
This webinar demonstrates access to full-text searchable documents listed in Steven L. Johnson’s Bibliography Guide to American Indian Document’s in the Congressional Serial Set: 1817-1899, Clearwater Press, 1977. There are currently 6,000 titles freely accessible on the internet.
Sponsored by- GovLoop
Learning how to communicate effectively – especially at work – is one of the most important assets you have in your career arsenal. Join NextGen Nation online for an engaging presentation from communication experts on effective tools you can use to improve communication and leadership with emotional intelligence.
Sponsored by- Education Week
What are the first steps in creating space for Project-Based Learning in your schools? Join our special guest Mike Miele from the Highlander Institute as we share the eight components of strong PBL. Whether you’re a school leader or a classroom teacher, this webinar will help you get started.
June 14, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Sponsored by- DigitalGov
Join us for a 90 minute demonstration and talk with Steve Krug, where he will share how you can get started making usability fixes, no matter what your full time job is.Steve will start his presentation with a demo of a live usability test to show that anyone can do usability testing. Then he will share how you can find the most important problems with your website or product, and make fixes with just a small number of participants.
June 14, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Sponsored by- Infopeople
This webinar will give you the skillsets necessary to teach both your library users and library staff a fun & effective way of managing the stresses of their day. Laughter-as-therapy in the library environment can be offered to library users of all ages.
June 14, 2018, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sponsored by- edWeb
STEM-rich activities are an engaging way to combine summer fun with quality learning experiences. In this edWebinar, discover family-friendly activities that you can share with your students’ families, your neighbors, and your own kids!