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  • Free Library Related Webinars for September 2013 The webinars listed below are available to library staff at no cost. If you need further information about a program, please check with the organization offering the event. (All events are listed here in Eastern Time. When you link to an event you may see times listed in the time zone for the organization providing the event. Please read carefully.) Thank you to Jamie Markus of the Wyoming State Library for providing so much of the information for these monthly listings. Michigan specific training sessions for MeL resources from ProQuest and Gale can be found here:

    Gale MeL Resources Training Schedule http://tinyurl.com/galeseptember (All events are listed in Eastern Time below but when you link to an event you may see times listed in the time zone for the organization providing the event. Please read carefully.) ADVOCACY Sept. 17: Geek the Library Q&A with Mary Stein Sept. 26: Brandraising: How Nonprofits Raise Visibility and Money Through Smart Communications AFFORDABLE CARE ACT Sept. 4: Affordable Care Act Resources for Libraries Sept. 6: The Affordable Care Act – Assisting Your Library Patrons Sept. 26: (Repeat) The Affordable Care Act – Assisting Your Library Patrons ASSESSMENT & PLANNING Sept. 5: Impact Survey: Understand Your Community’s Technology Needs Sept. 10: Building a Digital Dodge City Sept. 12: Google Analytics for Nonprofits Sept. 17: Representing Reference - Measuring Success: How one institution is determining the impact of bibliographic instruction and what they are doing with the results Sept. 25: Going First: The Edge Pilot Project and Rural Libraries

    http://tinyurl.com/galeseptember

  • BOARDS Sept. 18: Nonprofit Boards & Effective Governance Sept. 30: Your Board and Fundraising CAREERS Sept. 18: Cover Letter and Resume Tips to Get an Interview CHILDREN & TEENS Sept. 11: Common Core State Standards and Public Libraries Sept. 17: What's New in Youth Nonfiction: Fall 2013 Sept. 17: Kevin Henkes Live! Sept. 24: Book It: Fall Titles for Youth Sept. 26: Fall Teen Book Buzz COLLECTION DEVELOPMENT Sept. 10: A Passion for Romance Sept. 17: What's New in Youth Nonfiction: Fall 2013 Sept. 17: Kevin Henkes Live! Sept. 24: Book It: Fall Titles for Youth Sept. 26: Fall Teen Book Buzz DATABASES Sept. 12: Up Next: We Talk Databases with Marshall Breeding and an Expert Panel Sept. 30: Maximizing the Value of WorldCat.org FUNDRAISING Sept. 9: Grantseeking Basics Sept. 11: Introduction to Finding Funders Sept. 11: Improving Donor Retention: How Creative Thank You’s and Cultivating an Attitude of Gratitude Can Boost Fundraising Sept. 16: Proposal Writing Basics Sept. 23: Proposal Budgeting Basics Sept. 30: Your Board and Fundraising

  • LEGAL Sept. 17: Public Libraries and the Homeless: Legal Issues Sept. 18: What Every Director Needs to Know about Credit Cards and Patron Privacy MANAGEMENT Sept. 10: Before Happiness Sept. 11: How to Manage Millennials and Keep Them Engaged Sept. 12: Just Listen: Tips from a Former FBI Negotiation Trainer on How to Get Through To Anyone Sept. 18: What Every Director Needs to Know about Credit Cards and Patron Privacy MANAGING CHANGE Sept. 11: Capitalizing on Organizational Change: How to manage the benefits, dynamics and transitions Sept. 13: Three Steps to Thriving in Chaos MeL.org & MeLCat Sept. 5: MeLCat Reports Sept. 9: The MeLCat Visiting Patron Service Sept. 16: The MeLCat Visiting Patron Service Sept. 17: MeL Databases Basics Part 1 Sept. 24: MeL Databases Basics Part 2 Sept. 26: Everything You Need To Be Doing As a DCB MeLCat Library OUTREACH/PARTNERSHIPS Sept. 23: Conversation Sparks: Community Partnerships PROGRAMMING Sept. 9: Adults Just Wanna Have Fun: Adults Programming Beyond Lectures REFERENCE Sept. 4: Introduction to the American Community Survey Sept. 17: Representing Reference - Measuring Success: How one institution is determining the impact of bibliographic instruction and what they are doing with the results Sept. 24: Leaving Fort Ref: Frontiers of Embedded Librarianship

  • TECHNOLOGY Sept. 5: Impact Survey: Understand Your Community’s Technology Needs Sept. 9: Going Digital Sept. 10: Building a Digital Dodge City Sept. 13: There's an APP for that! 4.0 Sept. 18: Tech Talk with Michael Sauers Sept. 19: Everyday Technology for Learning Differences: Use the Tools You Already Have Sept. 24: Hacking, Making, & Creating - at the Library! Technology Innovations & Customer Created Content VOLUNTEERS Sept. 17: Developing a Strategic Plan for Volunteer Engagement

    PROGRAM ABSTRACTS & LOGIN INFORMATION: September 4 (11 am-12 pm) Affordable Care Act Resources for Libraries (Nebraska Library Commission) Health Care Insurance Open Enrollment, the next phase of the Affordable Care Act, is fast approaching: October 1st! This webinar provides updates to new ACA information websites, organizations, and materials to help you, your library, and your patrons continue to prepare for this event. For more information and to register for this program, visit: http://nlc.nebraska.gov/scripts/calendar/eventshow.asp?ProgID=12505 September 4 (1-2:30 pm) Introduction to the American Community Survey (U.S. Census) Discover the detailed social, economic and housing statistics that the American Community Survey (ACS) provides for every community every year. You will learn about basics of the yearly estimates and datasets produced from the ACS, resources available on our Web site (census.gov/acs), and how to access our statistical products via American FactFinder. For more information and to register for this program, visit: http://www.census.gov/mso/www/training/

    September 5 (9-10 am) MeLCat Reports Do you know what a Too Long report is? In MeLCat, there are reports you can run to find things that have fallen through the cracks. Those items that have been in a specific status for too long. Attend this webinar to find out what reports are available, how to run them and what actions to take with the results. Come with questions!

    http://nlc.nebraska.gov/scripts/calendar/eventshow.asp?ProgID=12505 http://www.census.gov/mso/www/training/

  • This class will be online using WebEx online workshop software. All registered attendees will receive an email with WebEx login information a few days prior to the class date. September 5 (2-3 pm) Impact Survey: Understand Your Community’s Technology Needs (WebJunction) The Impact Survey is a full-service online survey tool designed for public library staff to understand community use of library technology services and how to improve those services. Learn how library staff can implement the Impact Survey and use the survey results to inform smart internal planning, use local facts and figures to support advocacy and better serve your community. For more information and to register for this program, visit: http://www.webjunction.org/events/webjunction/Impact_Survey.html September 6 (11 am-12 pm) The Affordable Care Act – Assisting Your Library Patrons (Texas State Library & Archives Commission) In this webinar, Cheryl Rowan (Consumer Health Coordinator for the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, South Central Region), will help librarians prepare for the questions they may receive from patrons regarding the Affordable Care Act. What are the best resources to use for questions from library patrons? How much assistance can and should you provide as a librarian? Join us for this “can’t miss” event -- offered twice for your scheduling convenience. For more information and to register for this program, visit: https://www.tsl.state.tx.us/ld/workshops/webinars/aca/index.html September 9 (1 -2 pm) Grantseeking Basics (GrantSpace) Learn how to become a better grantseeker! In this class we will cover: what you need to have in place before you seek a grant; the world of grantmakers; the grantseeking process; and available tools and resources. For more information and to register for this program, visit: http://grantspace.org/Classroom/Training-Calendar/Live-Webinars/Grantseeking- Basics-2013-09-09-Webinar September 9 (1-2 pm) Adults Just Wanna Have Fun: Adults Programming Beyond Lectures (Libraries Thriving) Many public libraries promote themselves as centers of lifelong learning, but fail to engage adults 20-55. Both notoriously underserved "emerging adults" in their 20s and 30s and middle-aged adults who find that there are more learning opportunities for their children than for themselves need creative, social hands-on programs to attract them back to the library. Learn how to remind your adult patrons--and yourself!-- that lifelong learning really is fun and fulfilling during this online session. For more information and to register for this program, visit: http://www.librariesthriving.org/home/seminars

    http://www.webjunction.org/events/webjunction/Impact_Survey.html https://www.tsl.state.tx.us/ld/workshops/webinars/aca/index.html http://grantspace.org/Classroom/Training-Calendar/Live-Webinars/Grantseeking-Basics-2013-09-09-Webinar http://grantspace.org/Classroom/Training-Calendar/Live-Webinars/Grantseeking-Basics-2013-09-09-Webinar http://www.librariesthriving.org/home/seminars

  • September 9 (2-3 pm) The MeLCat Visiting Patron Service This webinar is open to any Michigan library wanting to know more about MeLCats Visiting Patron service. Visiting Patron, also known as Reciprocal Borrowing, is an optional service provided by MeLCat to give patrons of participating libraries the option to get immediate access to the materials they need. The policies and g

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