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Apply for a seat in these online courses. Library Juice Academy courses are taught asynchronously and involve reading assignments, offline activities, and class participation with a strong emphasis on interactionContinue reading "Library Juice Academy Courses – August 2021"
Register to attend this free, 45-minute training to learn how to use the Community Insights Dashboard and the Segmentation Portal to identify those in your area who are likely lookingContinue reading "Using Data for Workforce Development: Connecting with Job Seekers"
Apply for a seat in this one-hour webinar. Social Emotional Learning (SEL) has always been an important part of education and human development. With the ongoing pandemic and shocking headlinesContinue reading "If You Have Emotions and You Know It – Shout Hooray: Presenting Social Emotional Learning in Storytime"
Register for this one-hour webinar. In order to better serve our library users, librarians need to think more creatively when assisting a user with a research topic. In this webinar,Continue reading "Library Search Strategies: Thinking Inside and Outside the Box"
Register for this one-hour webinar. Explore the SOAR model as a strategy for developing asset-oriented initiatives as a step toward developing a more community-centered library. Community-centered libraries engage staff inContinue reading "Exploring the SOAR (Strengths, Opportunities, Aspirations, Results) Model"
Apply to participate in this immersive, virtual series that takes place over five sessions from August 6 to September 17, 2021. The most significant finding from Brené Brown’s recent research isContinue reading "Dare to Lead: Immersive Series Kickoff"
Learn more and apply for a seat in this three-week course. Public libraries, and more specifically public programming librarians, have unique needs when it comes to video creation and editing.Continue reading "Video Creation and Editing: An Introduction for Public Library Programming Staff"
Register for this one-hour webinar. Tailored to administrators and managers, this webinar provides an overview of the recently released “Cataloguing Code of Ethics” and highlights particular areas of the CodeContinue reading "Walking the Talk: Realizing Ethical Considerations"
Register to attend this one-hour info-session. This LSTA-funded program from the California State Library will help public libraries build staff skills and knowledge about social care resources, as well asContinue reading "Community Connections Grant: Information Session"
Apply for a seat in this one-hour webinar. Helping leisure readers is a core service at all public libraries. It is also a service that every member of the staffContinue reading "The Secrets of Stellar Readers’ Advisory Service"
Register for this one-hour info-session. The California State Library will offer Workforce Partnership Initiative LSTA funding for ten California public libraries and their partner workforce agencies. Successful awardees will buildContinue reading "Workforce Partnership Initiative Grant: Information Session"
Learn more and apply for a seat in this six-week course. Are you involved in planning, providing and promoting advisory services to your community's adult readers, listeners, and viewers atContinue reading "Readers’ Advisory Fundamentals: Books and Beyond"