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Introduction to Library Security (Part 1 of 2)

Library Types: 
Academic
Public
School
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Facilities
Library Management

This 2-part webinar will discuss security in a library setting.

Topics Part 1:
* Introduction to security in a library setting
* What is an employee's role in implementing security
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Introduction to Library Security (Part 2 of 2)

Library Types: 
Academic
Public
School
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Library Management

This 2-part webinar will discuss security in a library setting.

Topics Part 2:
* Workplace violence
* Active shooter: what to do, what to expect and how to engage with law enforcement ...Read more

Introduction to MarcEdit

Library Types: 
Academic
Public
School
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Cataloging

Do you want to do more with your MARC records? Are you looking for an easy way to add or delete fields, split a batch of records into several groups, or extract particular fields to create a report? In ...Read more

IT Security for Libraries: Part 2 - Dark Web and Anonymity

Library Types: 
Academic
Public
School
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Category: 
Technology

This is Part 2 of a 3 part series.

With the rise of data breaches and exploits, what tips and tricks can libraries employ to remain secure? Join Brian Pichman, who holds a Masters of Informational Security, as ...Read more

IT Security for Libraries: Part 1 - Securing Your Library

Library Types: 
Academic
Public
School
Special
Category: 
Technology

This is Part 1 of a 3 part series.

With the rise of data breaches and exploits, what tips and tricks can libraries employ to remain secure? Join Brian Pichman, who holds a Masters of Informational Security, as ...Read more

IT Security for Libraries: Part 3 - Disaster Recovery

Library Types: 
Academic
Public
School
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Category: 
Technology

This is Part 3 of a 3 part series.

With the rise of data breaches and exploits, what tips and tricks can libraries employ to remain secure? Join Brian Pichman, who holds a Masters of Informational Security, as ...Read more

Leading Tough Conversations

Library Types: 
Academic
Public
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Library Management

People who work in libraries are passionate about what they do, which means that when people and ideas are in conflict, high-stakes emotions often run strong under the surface. Acknowledging and talking through strong feelings is a critical part of ...Read more

Librarian Copyright Superpowers: Inter-Library Loan, Preservation, Fair Use and More!

Library Types: 
Academic
Public
School
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Category: 
Interlibrary Loan & Resource Sharing
Law & Legal Issues

In this webinar, Sara Benson will guide librarians through what she calls their "librarian copyright superpowers," including the right to copy and send in-copyright works through inter-library loan, the right to archive unpublished and published copyrighted materials, as well as ...Read more

Libraries and Autism: Why it Matters!

Library Types: 
Academic
Public
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Category: 
Reference
Young Adult Services
Young Adult Services

Libraries play a number of roles within their communities, which leaves them uniquely positioned to provide resources and services that can greatly benefit community members with autism spectrum disorder and their friends and families. This webinar introduced the Targeting Autism ...Read more

Libraries and the 2020 Census

There are 12,741,080 reasons for Illinois public libraries to make Census 2020 a priority.

The results of the 2020 count will determine your community's political representation and share of federal funding for a decade or more. ...Read more

Library Accessibility: What Public Library Trustees Need To Know

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Trustee Development

Library accessibility means more than designing 36" wide aisles or building disability parking spaces. A Library Board of Trustees plays a crucial role in ensuring their public library is inclusive to all residents. In this webinar, former Illinois librarian and ...Read more

Linked Data for Libraries: What? Why? How?

Library Types: 
Academic
Public
School
Special
Category: 
Cataloging

Currently, the Library of Congress is working on a project to move away from the MARC 21 format and toward another carrier for library data, one that makes use of Linked Data principles and mechanisms. You may be wondering, ...Read more

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