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Providing Trauma-Informed Services in Small and Rural Libraries

In addition to the scheduled sessions, the instructor will resources, examples, and useful tips and techniques that can be applied as you work to adopt a trauma-informed approach to meeting the needs of your small or rural community. During the course, you will participate in discussion forums, with an opportunity to share your experiences andContinue reading "Providing Trauma-Informed Services in Small and Rural Libraries"

Video Creation and Editing: An Introduction for Public Library Programming Staff

Session 1: This course is CALL funded and hosted by Infopeople. There is no cost to registrants – FULL Public libraries, and more specifically public programming librarians, have unique needs when it comes to video creation and editing. From live-streaming library programming, to pre-recording demonstration videos and creating fun promotional material, video creation and editingContinue reading "Video Creation and Editing: An Introduction for Public Library Programming Staff"

Bully-Proof Your Library

Bully-Proof Your Library with Pat Wagner provides strategy, proven techniques and more to help stop bad behavior at your library.

Mental Health Self-Care (PLP)

Living in “unprecedented times” is incredibly challenging. The amount of change and loss around us is overwhelming, and we need fresh tools for working well under the strain. These three highly interactive two-hour zoom workshops are designed to facilitate conversation, connection, and equip teams for working well together, remotely. This workshop is presented by Karin Peabody of Dynamic Teaming. Participants will receive a link to the session via email.

CORE Virtual Forum

The present-day challenges we all face are driving many library leaders to reassess priorities, explore innovative technology solutions, and address evolving staffing and workplace demands. As a group of information professionals, we can take on these challenges together and learn from each other.

Ongoing :: Celebrating Inclusion and Diversity in Storytimes

The Celebrating Inclusion and Diversity in Storytimes module is only available to California Library staff via CALL Academy. As Youth Services Staff we have an obligation to give children and their caregivers an accurate picture of the world. The storybooks we choose are windows and mirrors to that whole world, not just their community. Through thisContinue reading "Ongoing :: Celebrating Inclusion and Diversity in Storytimes"

Mental Health Self-Care (SJVLS)

Living in “unprecedented times” is incredibly challenging. The amount of change and loss around us is overwhelming, and we need fresh tools for working well under the strain. These three highly interactive two-hour zoom workshops are designed to facilitate conversation, connection, and equip teams for working well together, remotely. This workshop is presented by Karin Peabody of Dynamic Teaming. Participants will receive a link to the session via email.

CORE Virtual Forum

The present-day challenges we all face are driving many library leaders to reassess priorities, explore innovative technology solutions, and address evolving staffing and workplace demands. As a group of information professionals, we can take on these challenges together and learn from each other.

Ongoing :: You don’t look like a librarian: Decoding Microagressions…

The You don't look like a librarian: Decoding Microagressions... module (60 mins) is only available to California Library staff via CALL Academy. Have you ever felt like a colleague or a library patron had good intentions but you felt offended or were off-put by their remarks? You may have experienced a microaggression. In this session,Continue reading "Ongoing :: You don’t look like a librarian: Decoding Microagressions…"

Preparing and Implementing EDI Training in Your Library

CALL is offering 20 no-cost seats to California public library staff (limited to one staff person per jurisdiction) in this Infopeople course. To apply use the form on the announcement page.   Additional course details and Instructor information In this four-week course, learners will practice the skills to plan and facilitate an EDI-focused training for staffContinue reading "Preparing and Implementing EDI Training in Your Library"

Recognition & Gratitude: Why It Matters to Our Customers, Community and Profession

No doubt about it, this year has been a rollercoaster ride of emotional uncertainty and almost daily wonders of what might happen next with the pandemic, natural disasters and the effects on our personal and professional lives. Through it all, a source of comfort and balance can be found in recognition and gratitude.