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Making Difficult Conversations Easy 2:00 pm
Making Difficult Conversations Easy
Mar 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Do you shy away from conflict? In organizations across the world conflict is avoided. Expectations go unmet, values are violated, …read more
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Simplify Fundraising Now: Set Up a Segmented Spring Appeal 1:00 pm
Simplify Fundraising Now: Set Up a Segmented Spring Appeal
Mar 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Tune into this special webinar to hear from a leading Personal Fundraising Coach on the best practices every nonprofit should …read more
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Convert Supporters with Powerful Landing Pages 9:30 am
Convert Supporters with Powerful Landing Pages
Mar 5 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
With great landing pages, your donors, volunteers and supporters are 10 times more likely to donate, sign up, register or …read more
Seed Libraries: Supporting our Communities & Building Partnerships Through Gardening 11:00 am
Seed Libraries: Supporting our Communities & Building Partnerships Through Gardening
Mar 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Librarians from the Indianapolis Public Library will describe the IndyPL Seed Library at two different branch locations.  They will discuss …read more
Women in Leadership: What the Science Says & How to Move Forward in the Era of #MeToo 11:00 am
Women in Leadership: What the Science Says & How to Move Forward in the Era of #MeToo
Mar 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Women in the United States have more freedom than ever before to pursue career goals. So why do they remain …read more
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – A Refresher 12:00 pm
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – A Refresher
Mar 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
In this interactive and informative program, Andrew Sanderbeck will revisit some of the important principles from the book and share …read more
How to Create a Sane Life in an Insane World 2:00 pm
How to Create a Sane Life in an Insane World
Mar 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join emotional intelligence expert Monique DeMonaco as she explores how to live a sane life in an insane world. This …read more
Single Days of Service: Make ’em Work! 2:00 pm
Single Days of Service: Make ’em Work!
Mar 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
More and more volunteers are looking to get involved and make a difference in a single day of service. The …read more
Adulting 101: Life Skills Classes for Tweens, Teens and Adults 3:00 pm
Adulting 101: Life Skills Classes for Tweens, Teens and Adults
Mar 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us as we hear from Jane Dance of the Round Rock Public Library and Aleya Stone of the Tyler …read more
Supercharge Your Storytime Assessment: Using Data to Tell Your Story 3:00 pm
Supercharge Your Storytime Assessment: Using Data to Tell Your Story
Mar 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
In this webinar, you’ll hear from practitioners who have overcome their hesitancy around storytime assessment and have discovered the power …read more
The New Three Rs: Trauma-Invested Strategies for Fostering Resilient Learners (Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development 3:00 pm
The New Three Rs: Trauma-Invested Strategies for Fostering Resilient Learners (Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
Mar 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Childhood trauma is real; it is prevalent; and it affects students, their learning, and the adults in their lives quite …read more
Engage & Inspire: Tools for Your Maker Box 7:00 pm
Engage & Inspire: Tools for Your Maker Box
Mar 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Want to include budget-friendly makerspace activities in your class? Then this session is for you   For more information and …read more
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Improving Internet Access In US Libraries: the ‘Toward Gigabit Libraries’ Project 11:00 am
Improving Internet Access In US Libraries: the ‘Toward Gigabit Libraries’ Project
Mar 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
While much worthy attention has been paid to improving “last mile” connectivity for rural and tribal libraries, it’s the last …read more
Seeing YOUR Name on the Cover of the Book 12:30 pm
Seeing YOUR Name on the Cover of the Book
Mar 6 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Have you ever been to an author event and watched writers talking about recent publications, answering questions from fans, and …read more
New Nonfiction for Spring 2:00 pm
New Nonfiction for Spring
Mar 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Who doesn’t love new and engaging nonfiction? From a delightful tale of a budding ballerina to STEM projects for Minecraft …read more
Public Libraries: An Information Webinar for New Librarians 2:00 pm
Public Libraries: An Information Webinar for New Librarians
Mar 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us at the New Members Round Table for a short (less than an hour) webinar about careers in public …read more
What Does Customer Service Have to Do with Early Childhood Programs? A Paradigm Shift 2:00 pm
What Does Customer Service Have to Do with Early Childhood Programs? A Paradigm Shift
Mar 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
This dynamic webinar may change your thinking about how you and your staff interact with parents and handle prospective families. …read more
Surveys, Questionnaires, Focus Groups: a short Course 5:30 pm
Surveys, Questionnaires, Focus Groups: a short Course
Mar 6 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
This is the first in a 4 part course – please sign up for the complete course and plan to …read more
Using Makerspaces to Build Teacher/Librarian 6:00 pm
Using Makerspaces to Build Teacher/Librarian
Mar 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
This session will demonstrate to participants how use of 3D printing can help teachers augment their lessons, develop higher order …read more
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Nonprofit Succession Planning: Leading By Sharing Power 2:00 pm
Nonprofit Succession Planning: Leading By Sharing Power
Mar 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Andy Robinson will help you understand the value of succession planning to nonprofits (and the risks of poor or non-existent …read more
Early Childhood Expertise Beyond Libraryland: Early Childhood Development 3:00 pm
Early Childhood Expertise Beyond Libraryland: Early Childhood Development
Mar 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The way children learn and develop affects everything we do in the library. From collection development to program planning, it …read more
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Spring Picture Books 2:00 pm
Spring Picture Books
Mar 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Is there anything more enticing than picture books to foster a child’s love of reading? In this free one-hour webinar, …read more
Next Level Income Strategies for Your Nonprofit 2:30 pm
Next Level Income Strategies for Your Nonprofit
Mar 8 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Wondering how to take your nonprofit to the next level? What does that look like? Using innovative fundraising research, we …read more
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Recharge Your Book Club 12:00 pm
Recharge Your Book Club
Mar 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Reader’s Advisor Becky Spratford has been leading book clubs for over 20 years and has seen it all. In this …read more
Developing the Coaching Skills of Your Managers and Leaders 1:00 pm
Developing the Coaching Skills of Your Managers and Leaders
Mar 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Developing effective coaches in your organization is critical to its success. When armed with effective coaching skills and the inclination …read more
Springing Forward: Youth Titles to Watch 2:00 pm
Springing Forward: Youth Titles to Watch
Mar 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Your clock won’t be the only thing springing ahead this March; accompanying the shift in seasons is a bevy of …read more
Where Do I Go From Here? Engage Volunteers in New Ways 2:00 pm
Where Do I Go From Here? Engage Volunteers in New Ways
Mar 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
How long do volunteers usually stay with your program? Do you struggle with keeping them interested, involved and engaged? This …read more
Our Ever-Changing Nation: How U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Center Resources can benefit your community 3:00 pm
Our Ever-Changing Nation: How U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Center Resources can benefit your community
Mar 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join presenter Vilaysay “Sai” Chang, USCIS, to learn important information for new lawful permanent residents. Topics will include settling in …read more
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Ethics Behind Emerging Technology 11:00 am
Ethics Behind Emerging Technology
Mar 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
What makes technology good or bad? Who is really qualified to make that determination? Anyone who tracks emerging technology will …read more
Becoming an Effective Public Speaker 2:00 pm
Becoming an Effective Public Speaker
Mar 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
While public speaking can be intimidating, it is a skill just like any other that can be practiced and perfected. …read more
Digital Preservation: Audiovisual Edition, Part 2 2:00 pm
Digital Preservation: Audiovisual Edition, Part 2
Mar 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Part 2 of “Digital Preservation: Audiovisual Edition” is dedicated to the practical applications of digital preservation methodologies to audiovisual materials, …read more
Recruitment on a Mission: How Nonprofits Can Attract & Retain Today’s Talent 2:00 pm
Recruitment on a Mission: How Nonprofits Can Attract & Retain Today’s Talent
Mar 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Millennials are currently the largest generation in the workforce, with generation Z earning their degrees and entering the job market …read more
Two Hour Special! Best Children’s Books of 2018 2:30 pm
Two Hour Special! Best Children’s Books of 2018
Mar 13 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
With over 30,000 titles published for children in 2018, it can be challenging to see the forest through the trees. …read more
7 Steps for Getting Started in Major Gifts 3:00 pm
7 Steps for Getting Started in Major Gifts
Mar 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
If you wish you could be raising big gifts for your organization but you don’t know where to start, then …read more
Conducting a Library Facility Security Assessment Without Needing a Security Consultant 3:00 pm
Conducting a Library Facility Security Assessment Without Needing a Security Consultant
Mar 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This webinar will help library professionals – who know their facilities better than any security consultant could ever – to …read more
Data Visualizations for Decision-Making 3:00 pm
Data Visualizations for Decision-Making
Mar 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
As libraries become increasingly data-driven the need for useable data also expands. The process of determining what data is needed …read more
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Cloud Computing: First Steps to Jump-Start Your Cloud Project 2:00 pm
Cloud Computing: First Steps to Jump-Start Your Cloud Project
Mar 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
In this webinar, we will review basic cloud computing concepts. We will also share how cloud computing can assist organizations …read more
Responding to Humans in Crisis: New Tools to Reduce Homelessness 2:00 pm
Responding to Humans in Crisis: New Tools to Reduce Homelessness
Mar 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Reducing homelessness is top of mind for governments and not-for-profit organizations. This pressing social issue requires the support and attention …read more
Supporting Developing Readers at the Library: Reader’s Advisory for K-3rd Graders 2:00 pm
Supporting Developing Readers at the Library: Reader’s Advisory for K-3rd Graders
Mar 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Learn how the Children’s Librarians at Denver Public Library are expanding their services to developing readers and the grown ups …read more
Organize Your Work Life, and Set Yourself Free 3:00 pm
Organize Your Work Life, and Set Yourself Free
Mar 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Is your desk a disaster?  Your office a dumping ground?  You know you need to get organized, but don’t have …read more
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Library Data & Evaluation 2:00 pm
Library Data & Evaluation
Mar 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Four Idaho Library Directors will share their experiences and insight on strategic methods of gathering, analyzing, and using data for …read more
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Spiff Up Your Next Presentation 12:00 pm
Spiff Up Your Next Presentation
Mar 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
 
How To Set Your Nonprofit Up for Social Media Fundraising Success 1:00 pm
How To Set Your Nonprofit Up for Social Media Fundraising Success
Mar 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
In this 45-minute webinar, social media marketing expert Julia Campbell will dive into these important questions and you will learn …read more
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Reading Diversely 11:00 am
Reading Diversely
Mar 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Nebraska Library Association Diversity Committee members will booktalk diverse titles and share resources for finding more reading to diversify your …read more
How to Write Effective Survey Questions to Get Useful Data 12:30 pm
How to Write Effective Survey Questions to Get Useful Data
Mar 20 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Is your library planning for upcoming services, programs, or events? They’ll be more successful if you know what sorts of …read more
Introduction to Finding Grants 2:00 pm
Introduction to Finding Grants
Mar 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this introductory course. …read more
Climate Change and Community Health in Rural Alaska 4:00 pm
Climate Change and Community Health in Rural Alaska
Mar 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This session provides an overview of climate change in rural Alaska, the impacts on the environment and observed health effects. …read more
Digital Collection Development 5:00 pm
Digital Collection Development
Mar 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Purchasing digital educational content is tricky business. The big trade publishers can change licensing agreements in ways that impact schools …read more
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Step Up Your Library Signage 10:00 am
Step Up Your Library Signage
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Could your library’s signage do with a makeover?  This session will look critically at many types of library signs and …read more
Digital Horizons: A Treasure Trove 2:30 pm
Digital Horizons: A Treasure Trove
Mar 21 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
In the last couple of years you have been hearing a lot about Digital Horizons and what it has to …read more
DRM-Free One Year Later: How Libraries Can Transform Data into Actionable Acquisition Methods 3:00 pm
DRM-Free One Year Later: How Libraries Can Transform Data into Actionable Acquisition Methods
Mar 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Are DRM-free titles used more than DRM-enabled e-books in libraries? How can libraries determine which e-books to acquire as DRM-free? …read more
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5 Ways to Promote Digital Equity in Your Library 2:00 pm
5 Ways to Promote Digital Equity in Your Library
Mar 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Libraries have committed to addressing the digital divide as part of our mission, but addressing this issue today requires more …read more
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The Art of Communication 1:00 pm
The Art of Communication
Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
In this 90-minute webinar, we’ll take a close look at how you communicate – and why it matters. We’ll also …read more
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Skills for Overcoming Burnout – Refueling the Fire 2:00 pm
The Compassionate Librarian 2:00 pm
The Compassionate Librarian
Mar 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Big issues like homelessness, addiction, mental illness, and poverty are at the height of our current conversations, and can sometimes …read more
Volunteerism in the Digital Age 2:00 pm
Volunteerism in the Digital Age
Mar 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
We live in the 21st century, and volunteerism is shifting and changing to meet the times. More and more volunteers …read more
What We Say and How We Say It Matter: Teacher Talk that Improves Student Learning and Behavior 2:00 pm
What We Say and How We Say It Matter: Teacher Talk that Improves Student Learning and Behavior
Mar 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
As educators, we all end up talking with students in ways that don’t actually align with our best intentions and …read more
Strategic Planning in a Deeply Weird World: The Flexible Roadmap Field Guide Approach 3:00 pm
Strategic Planning in a Deeply Weird World: The Flexible Roadmap Field Guide Approach
Mar 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
It’s a big task to define the library’s future over the next three or five years, and strategic planning is …read more
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Literacy as a Tool for Student Engagement 2:00 pm
Literacy as a Tool for Student Engagement
Mar 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join this webinar with the Executive Director of Research at ThinkCERCA Chris Balow, who will explain how district leaders can …read more
Using Reddit and NextDoor to Engage with Your Library’s Local Community 3:00 pm
Using Reddit and NextDoor to Engage with Your Library’s Local Community
Mar 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Reddit, also known as “the front page of the internet,” is an incredibly popular web forum–with thousands of sub-forums (“subreddits”) …read more
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Pay It Forward: Improving Work Life Today and Tomorrow Through Succession Planning 10:00 am
Pay It Forward: Improving Work Life Today and Tomorrow Through Succession Planning
Mar 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Like any other organization, libraries need to be prepared for staffing transitions, whether expected or unexpected.  Pay It Forward helps ease staffing …read more
3 Ways to STAND OUT and Win the Grant! 1:00 pm
3 Ways to STAND OUT and Win the Grant!
Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Margit Brazda Poirier will show you how your nonprofit can stand out from the competition so they are eager to …read more
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