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Open Access Resources for Filling Interlibrary Loan Requests

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Interlibrary Loan and Resource Sharing

Although open access materials are free for all, library users continue to request them through interlibrary loan (ILL). ILL staff are able to provide a service to users and a cost savings for their libraries by utilizing these materials. This ...Read more

Programming Ideas in Makerspaces

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Public
School
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Library Programming
Technology
Youth and Young Adult Services

You have a Makerspace; so what's next? Join Brian Pichman from the Evolve Project as he walks you through how to plan, market, and organize your programming events for your Makerspace. Brian will also share successful programming ideas regardless of ...Read more

Promoting your eCollection

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Academic
Public
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Reference
Readers Advisory
Reference
Marketing and Public Relations
Electronic Resources

Libraries spend much of their collection budget on electronic resources and want to ensure they are being used by patrons. Tactics like displays, in-house and online advertising, social media app integration and print materials can help put your new collections ...Read more

RA for All: The School Library Edition

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Public
School
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Readers Advisory
Youth and Young Adult Services
Youth and Young Adult Services

International Readers' Advisory expert Becky Spratford has spent over 15 years serving leisure readers aged 13 and up through local public libraries; however, over the last 7 years she also has volunteered with her local elementary school experimenting with the ...Read more

Readers' Advisory Prescription

Library Types: 
Public
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Reference
Readers Advisory
Reference

Is your Readers' Advisory service a bit lethargic? Could your library use advice on how to reach readers? The book doctors are in! Duncan Smith (Novelist), Becky Spratford (RA for All), and Rebecca Vnuk (Booklist) will talk about common RA ...Read more

Recharge Your Book Club

Library Types: 
Public
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Reference
Readers Advisory

Becky Spratford of RA for ALL has been leading book clubs for over 14 years and has seen it all. In this webinar she shared her tips and tricks for success. All book groups go through their ups and downs, ...Read more

Search Engine Optimization for Libraries - Part 1: SEO Overview

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Technology

Search Engine Optimization for Libraries
Presented by Shari Thurow, Founder and SEO Director, Omni Marketing Interactive

Part 1: SEO Overview: Search Engine Optimization & Library Websites
Webinar introduces the concept of search engine optimization as a communication ...Read more

Serving Patrons with Dementia

Library Types: 
Public
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Customer Service
Library Programming
Outreach
Services to Special Populations

The Alzheimer's Association projects that by 2025, there will be an estimated 7.1 million people age 65 and older with Alzheimer's disease - a 40% increase from the 5.1 million age 65 and older affected in 2015.

Library staff ...Read more

Simple Strategies for Social Media

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Academic
Public
School
Special
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Technology

This webinar will offer tips, strategies, and resources to strengthen your library's social media presence. Learn about social media plans and keeping content fresh and up-to-date. The presenter will also share tips for a variety of social media platforms. ...Read more

Space Planning Without the Space: Re-imagining Your Existing Library

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Library Management

This webinar will review a multi-step protocol to help librarians organize their thoughts as to how an existing library space might be reconfigured to meet the service needs of today. The speakers will use two recent joint projects -- one ...Read more

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