Register for this one-hour webinar. Note: Registration for the live presentation is now full. Register to access the recording. This webinar will address how the human brain has evolved over time to make sense of words on a page, weaving a tapestry of research from neuroscience, linguistics, and cognitive psychology. Dr. Maryanne Wolf will delveContinue reading "Reading and Dyslexia in a Digital World: The Perspective of a Reading Warrior"
Register for this event. Libraries were central to helping people be counted in the 2020 Census. Now, learn how to make the data count for your library and community! This free webinar from PLA will introduce you to the important role that public libraries can play in assisting individuals, groups, and organizations with finding, accessing,Continue reading "Data that Counts: An Introduction to Census Data for Public Libraries"
Learn the secrets to climbing the management ladder in this interactive session. Brainstorm with other ambitious leaders to create your own personal career plan. Leverage the experience of our facilitator who was a Vice President at age 30 and avoid the “rookie mistakes” that can derail your goals. This webinar offers practical tips about everythingContinue reading "Secrets to Climbing the Management Ladder"
Read more and register for this one-hour webinar. This webinar will increase participants' skills for providing mental health information for care providers and the public. Presented by Emily Hamstra, Outreach Coordinator for the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Pacific Northwest Region. If you're unable to attend the live webinar, the recording will be postedContinue reading "Caring for the Mind: Providing Mental Health Information at Your Library"
Register for this one-hour webinar. Are you thinking about community engagement strategies or strategic planning? The California State Library want to know about your aspirations and needs, what has worked for you, and what has stymied your work. Please join us to share your comments, ideas, experiences, and questions. All levels of staff are welcome,Continue reading "Libraries and Community Engagement: A Listening Session"
Register for this one-hour webinar. If you're thinking about adding skilled volunteers to your program, or if you've just started, this seminar can help you make the experience successful for both the volunteer and the organization. Navigating the introduction of the idea into your organization, developing the art of delegating work to volunteers, and settingContinue reading "Engaging Pro Bono and Skills-Based Volunteers"