Register for this one-hour webinar. “History has shown us that courage can be contagious, and hope can take on a life of its own.” —Michelle Obama. Leaders today understand that making progress with diversity, equity, inclusion, belonging, and accessibility is a journey of cultural change that they must undertake. What are you doing to propelContinue reading "Creating an Anti-Racist Organization with Joanne Kinya Baker"
We will discuss some of the best online reference resources for the novice and the expert public library reference worker. Learn tips and tricks to being a reference wizard and know when to use one resource over another. At the end of this webinar participants will: Create a list of online reference resources suitable forContinue reading "References for the Reference Staff"
Register for this one-hour webinar. Community homelessness exists across the United States, in rural, suburban and urban areas. In this webinar, Julie Ann Winkelstein will give a brief overview of who is unhoused, the numerous ways community members experience homelessness, some basic statistics and facts about US homelessness, and insights into its impact on people’sContinue reading "Community Homelessness: What Can Libraries Do?"
Apply for a seat in this one-hour webinar. Passive-aggressive behavior can be maddening. It catches us off guard, causes confusion, resentment, and low morale. What causes it and how can you help prevent it? This webinar will bring together research from multiple fields on how to handle passive-aggressive behavior, with particular tips for librarians. ItContinue reading "Passive-Aggressive Behavior: Sources and Solutions for Library Workspaces"
Register for this three-hour mini-conference. This Library 2.021 mini-conference: "Reinventing Libraries for a Post-COVID World," will be held online (and for free) on Thursday, June 17th, 2021. In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, librarians have been faced with all manner of challenges as they have worked to bring their service, resources, and events intoContinue reading "Reinventing Libraries for a Post COVID World"