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September 10, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sponsored by- Washington State Library)
Zach Wellhouse from Big Bend Community College in Moses Lake, Washington will be presenting a session for new academic librarians and those just entering the profession. He will be offering some insights, tips, tools, and advice for success as well as links to websites for PD opportunites.
September 10, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Sponsored by- CharityHowTo
In this live, interactive webinar we will discuss how to best use the variety of tools available for foundation research in order to create and support your grant seeking plan and strategy. We will look at opportunities for discounts or short term access to reduce grant research expenses while supercharging your results from the research.
Sponsored by- Network for Good
The last couple months of the year are a busy time for everyone--especially nonprofits. We'll talk about a strategy for year-end digital communication along with some tips and tricks for standing out from the crowd.
September 10, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Sponsored by- National Network of Libraries of Medicine
In this webinar we’ll use visualization methods to explore the aggregate qualities of PubMed results. Techniques such as Venn diagrams and line charts can yield important insights into a search by giving us an overview of our results at a glance. We’ll also see how using these techniques in an interactive way can help guide the process of refining a search strategy.
Sponsored by- Library Journal
From gritty crime and murder stories to heart-warming tales of magic, fantasy and friendship, this season’s graphic novels releases will not disappoint! Be sure to tune in to learn about unforgettable new graphic novels for middle grade, teens and beyond!
September 10, 2019, 1:00 PM - 1:20 PM
Sponsored by- Colarado State Library
Babies are born with over 100 billion neurons and trillions of synapses. From this abundance of raw material, an incredible sculpting process takes place in a young child’s brain over their first years of life. Join Kate Brunner from our new Growing Readers Together (GRT) Early Literacy Support Team for a “Quick Bites” look at the incredible impact that a robust array of early learning experiences and caregiving relationships can have on 0-5 brain development.
Sponsored by- Booklist
Dry wit, swoon-worthy banter, and heartwarming happily-ever-afters? That’s right, it’s time for our annual romance webinar! Prepare to feast your heart eyes on must-have upcoming romance novels from Sourcebooks Casanova, HarperCollins Publishers, and Harlequin. Plus, learn about ways in which librarians can take advantage of resources offered by the Romance Writers of America from Jessie Edwards, Marketing and PR Manager for RWA.
Sponsored by- VolunteerMatch
This webinar will walk you through the first steps for incorporating single days of service into your program, and help you begin to think more creatively about volunteer engagement.
September 10, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Sponsored by- Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
Leveraging the latest research in the field as well as years of classroom experience, this webinar offers practical strategies, replicable examples, and thoughtful reflection exercises for educators to use as they work to help students embrace the mystery, complexity, and power of challenge.
Join the State Library and ProQuest trainer Mary Kay McDonald for an overview of the US NewsStream database. This resource includes access to current news sources, including the Topeka Capital-Journal, Kansas City Star, Salina Journal, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe, Newsday, and Chicago Tribune.