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August 29, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Sponsored by- DigitalGov
Join Paul Lester, Digital Content Specialist for the Department of Energy (DOE), to discuss how DOE leveraged the popular TV show, “Stranger Things” as a conversation starter about the agency’s mission and work using digital media (social media, blog, podcast, etc.). Mr. Lester will also discuss how he got management buy-in to use a pop culture phenomenon to promote the agency’s work.
August 29, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Sponsored by- Colorado State Library
Rationally we know that change is imminent and to stay relevant we must adapt quickly, but emotionally we want to stay in our “comfort zone.” In this session you will learn how to change when change doesn’t come naturally by mastering new habits and skills. After all, for things to change, somebody has to start acting differently. Maybe it’s you, maybe it’s your team.
August 29, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Sponsored by- State Library of Iowa
Join us on the last Thursday of each month for a review of brand new titles published for ages 0-18. You'll hear short booktalks of new titles (and new entries in ongoing series) from major and Indie publishers and get ideas on how to keep up with the endless tide of what's new in kidlit and young adult literature.
August 29, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Join the State Library and Infobase trainer Angel DeRue for an overview of three of Infobase's premier research databases: Bloom's Literature, which examines the lives and works of the world's greatest authors; Health Reference Center, which provides a wealth of information on all of today’s most important health topics; and the recently relaunched World News Digest, which provides context and background for yesterday's news, today's headlines, and everything in between!