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Relationship Building = Repeat Business 12:00 pm
Relationship Building = Repeat Business
Sep 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Learn how to create stronger relationships with your customers and create a win-win for everyone!   For more information and …read more
Quantifying the Value of Innovation 1:00 pm
Quantifying the Value of Innovation
Sep 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join our webinar to learn more about data storytelling, tagging text, and quantifying the value of innovation.   For more …read more
Quick Bites: Right Size Your Early Literacy Programming 2:00 pm
Quick Bites: Right Size Your Early Literacy Programming
Sep 3 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
So many great ideas and only so much time– how do you choose? Join Gail Yerbic from our new Growing …read more
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Intermediate Genealogy: Census Records 12:30 pm
Intermediate Genealogy: Census Records
Sep 4 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Every beginning genealogist knows that Federal Census records are a great place to start searching for our ancestors. However, we …read more
Rethinking Design Thinking to Drive Creativity and Innovation 1:00 pm
Rethinking Design Thinking to Drive Creativity and Innovation
Sep 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
For organizations looking to future-proof and define themselves as leaders in the experience economy, innovation is the key to reinvention. …read more
Introduction to Fundraising Planning 2:00 pm
Introduction to Fundraising Planning
Sep 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Does your organization need help directing its fundraising efforts? Planning focuses your organization by setting fundraising priorities and helps give …read more
Reflections on Bioinformatics Librarianship 2:00 pm
Reflections on Bioinformatics Librarianship
Sep 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
In this one-hour Webinar, librarians reflect on the practice and future of this specialized and uniquely valuable role of the …read more
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10 Ways to Have Your Most Successful Fundraising Year-End Ever 1:00 pm
10 Ways to Have Your Most Successful Fundraising Year-End Ever
Sep 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Does your organization have a plan for year-end fundraising? Or will you be spending the last few weeks of the …read more
Archival Processing – Principles and Practical Strategies 2:00 pm
Archival Processing – Principles and Practical Strategies
Sep 5 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
This webinar will discuss the basic principles of archival arrangement and description, including imposing basic physical and intellectual control over …read more
Building Smart Communities Founded on a Geospatial Strategy 2:00 pm
Building Smart Communities Founded on a Geospatial Strategy
Sep 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
New insights and consistent patterns are emerging from jurisdictions that are trailblazing towards smart communities. The key to success has …read more
data.census.gov: Navigating a New Site for Census Bureau Data 2:00 pm
data.census.gov: Navigating a New Site for Census Bureau Data
Sep 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Discover how to use data.census.gov, the new site to access Census Bureau data. In this webinar, you will learn how …read more
Mobile Marketing Tips for Every Generation 2:00 pm
Mobile Marketing Tips for Every Generation
Sep 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join Molly Coke, Firespring’s vice president of support services, for a webinar that explores mobile marketing and generational marketing.   …read more
YA/Teen Book Buzz Fall 2019 2:00 pm
YA/Teen Book Buzz Fall 2019
Sep 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
From contemporary debuts about conversion therapy and #OwnVoices to dark, death-defying adventures and dystopian worlds, these books will surely be …read more
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People – Difficult or Different? 2:00 pm
People – Difficult or Different?
Sep 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Why are some clients or co-workers so frustrating to work with? In this interactive and engaging Webinar, you will discover …read more
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Raise Your Data Analytics Aptitude 12:00 pm
Raise Your Data Analytics Aptitude
Sep 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
How important is data in helping public libraries meet their goals and objectives? Many directors and staff say it’s essential. …read more
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Congratulations, you’re a New Academic Librarian! Tools, Tips and Insights for Success 12:00 pm
Congratulations, you’re a New Academic Librarian! Tools, Tips and Insights for Success
Sep 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Zach Wellhouse from Big Bend Community College in Moses Lake, Washington will be presenting a session for new academic librarians …read more
Tips to Supercharge Your Grant Research 1:00 pm
Tips to Supercharge Your Grant Research
Sep 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
In this live, interactive webinar we will discuss how to best use the variety of tools available for foundation research …read more
Using Social Media Effectively at Year-End 1:00 pm
Using Social Media Effectively at Year-End
Sep 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The last couple months of the year are a busy time for everyone–especially nonprofits. We’ll talk about a strategy for …read more
“Seeing” your Search: Visualization Techniques for Exploring PubMed Search Results 2:00 pm
“Seeing” your Search: Visualization Techniques for Exploring PubMed Search Results
Sep 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
In this webinar we’ll use visualization methods to explore the aggregate qualities of PubMed results. Techniques such as Venn diagrams …read more
Fall Graphic Novels for All Levels 2:00 pm
Fall Graphic Novels for All Levels
Sep 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
From gritty crime and murder stories to heart-warming tales of magic, fantasy and friendship, this season’s graphic novels releases will …read more
Quick Bites: Brilliant Baby Brains: Early Learning & 0-5 Brain Development 2:00 pm
Quick Bites: Brilliant Baby Brains: Early Learning & 0-5 Brain Development
Sep 10 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Babies are born with over 100 billion neurons and trillions of synapses. From this abundance of raw material, an incredible …read more
Romantic Reads 2:00 pm
Romantic Reads
Sep 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dry wit, swoon-worthy banter, and heartwarming happily-ever-afters? That’s right, it’s time for our annual romance webinar! Prepare to feast your …read more
Single Days of Service: Make ’em Work! 2:00 pm
Single Days of Service: Make ’em Work!
Sep 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
This webinar will walk you through the first steps for incorporating single days of service into your program, and help …read more
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Steps You Can Take Immediately to Diversify Your Board and Major Donor Base 1:30 pm
Steps You Can Take Immediately to Diversify Your Board and Major Donor Base
Sep 11 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
This training concentrates on practical methods for identifying and approaching diverse major donor and board prospects who share a passion …read more
Just the Facts: New Nonfiction for Fall 2:00 pm
Just the Facts: New Nonfiction for Fall
Sep 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Back to school means it’s time to revamp your nonfiction collection! Join publishing insiders to find out which must-have titles …read more
Lessening Challenging Behaviors: Teachers and Classrooms as Partners in Facilitating Pro-Social Development 2:00 pm
Lessening Challenging Behaviors: Teachers and Classrooms as Partners in Facilitating Pro-Social Development
Sep 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
This session, presented by author and social and emotional learning expert Michelle Salcedo, provides teachers with strategies to respond to …read more
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Innovative and Inclusive Public Library Programs 11:00 am
Innovative and Inclusive Public Library Programs
Sep 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
In central Texas, Westbank Community Libraries embrace their community, which includes neurodiverse individuals, busy families, and patrons of all ages. …read more
7 Keys to Successful & Enthusiastic Volunteer Involvement at Your Nonprofit 1:00 pm
7 Keys to Successful & Enthusiastic Volunteer Involvement at Your Nonprofit
Sep 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Volunteers are more than simply an extra pair of hands. They bring special skills, are trusted service delivery partners, and …read more
Genealogy: More than Ancestry.com 1:00 pm
Genealogy: More than Ancestry.com
Sep 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
While Ancestry.com may be one of the most popular digital resources for genealogical research it isn’t the only one. There …read more
Technology for Recruiting Volunteers 1:00 pm
Technology for Recruiting Volunteers
Sep 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
In this webinar, based on Idealware’s impartial research, you will learn about services that help you recruit volunteers from a …read more
Fail-Proof Digital Fundraising Ideas That Will Raise At Least $10,000 2:00 pm
Fail-Proof Digital Fundraising Ideas That Will Raise At Least $10,000
Sep 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Rob Wu will equip you with new fundraising ideas, tips, and proven strategies to help you increase giving on your …read more
The Relationship 360: Using People Skills and the Leadership Mindset for Success 2:00 pm
The Relationship 360: Using People Skills and the Leadership Mindset for Success
Sep 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Behavior Styles model developed by Effectiveness Institute uses the metaphor of an iceberg to identify critical differences between behavior …read more
Now You’re Speaking My Language: Creating a Successful Bilingual Storytime 3:00 pm
Now You’re Speaking My Language: Creating a Successful Bilingual Storytime
Sep 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
In this webinar, presenter Adilene Rogers will discuss how to create a Spanish-English bilingual storytime that is culturally inclusive and …read more
Supporting Connected Learning for Youth in Libraries with the ConnectedLib Toolkit 3:00 pm
Supporting Connected Learning for Youth in Libraries with the ConnectedLib Toolkit
Sep 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us to learn about connected learning programs and services for youth, and how the ConnectedLib Toolkit can help you …read more
Sound Learning: Audiobooks in the Library to Support Literacy 5:00 pm
Sound Learning: Audiobooks in the Library to Support Literacy
Sep 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
This webinar will focus on defining why critical listening is essential, the benefits of audiobooks, and an introduction to audiobook …read more
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Library Marketing Basics: Promoting on a Shoestring Budget 2:00 pm
Library Marketing Basics: Promoting on a Shoestring Budget
Sep 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
In this free, one-hour webinar, Mark will talk “true” marketing and how to apply it to your library. You’ll hear …read more
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Bringing Humor and Storytelling to STEM Projects 4:00 pm
Bringing Humor and Storytelling to STEM Projects
Sep 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
In this edWebinar, you’ll learn creative strategies to help you connect robotics to relatable real-world scenarios so that your students …read more
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A New PubMed: Highlights for Information Professionals 11:00 am
A New PubMed: Highlights for Information Professionals
Sep 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
In this webinar for librarians and other information professionals you will preview the new, modern PubMed with updated features including …read more
8 Ways to Get Gen Z and Millennials to Give 2:00 pm
8 Ways to Get Gen Z and Millennials to Give
Sep 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Are you stumped when it comes to inspiring a new generation of givers? Join Moshe Hecht, CIO of the fundraising …read more
Community Engagement as a Mindset 2:00 pm
Community Engagement as a Mindset
Sep 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Community needs shift fast. To stay relevant and have the most impact on people’s lives, public libraries have to pivot …read more
Successful Volunteer Interview Strategies 2:00 pm
Successful Volunteer Interview Strategies
Sep 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
This webinar introduces a variety of question types used in volunteer interviews and offers strategies for honing your interview skills. …read more
What’s Cooking: Fall 2019 2:00 pm
What’s Cooking: Fall 2019
Sep 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
What’s cooking at Booklist this fall? Plenty! From the Keto Diet to Black Forest Cake, cookbooks are more popular than …read more
Early Childhood Expertise Beyond Libraryland: Reading Life Between the Lines: Using Children’s Literature for Tough Conversations About Diversity 3:00 pm
Early Childhood Expertise Beyond Libraryland: Reading Life Between the Lines: Using Children’s Literature for Tough Conversations About Diversity
Sep 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
We all know that diversity and inclusion are vital topics for our libraries and our democracy, but it can be …read more
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Coretta Scott King Book Awards: 50 Years Strong 11:00 am
Coretta Scott King Book Awards: 50 Years Strong
Sep 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
In 2019, the American Library Association (ALA) is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Coretta Scott King Book Award. Join …read more
Are you podcasting? 12:00 pm
Are you podcasting?
Sep 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
This moderated webinar is an example of how two students found a unique outlet to cope with the high-intensity onslaught …read more
How to Develop Leaders 12:00 pm
How to Develop Leaders
Sep 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
People need their leaders to spark collaboration, inspire innovation and serve as a role model for authenticity and transparency. Top-performing …read more
Adult Programming for the Non-Programmer 12:30 pm
Adult Programming for the Non-Programmer
Sep 18 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Adult programming is an important part of library services, but with such a broad age-category, it can be hard to …read more
It’s Never Too Early: Media Literacy in Children’s Programming 1:00 pm
It’s Never Too Early: Media Literacy in Children’s Programming
Sep 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join us for this free one-hour webinar to learn ways you can incorporate media literacy skills development into your library’s …read more
3D IL: Providing Information Literacy Learning Opportunities for Distance Learners Across Time, Space and Mode 2:00 pm
3D IL: Providing Information Literacy Learning Opportunities for Distance Learners Across Time, Space and Mode
Sep 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
As distance learning populations at many academic institutions continue to grow, instruction librarians struggle to provide equitable learning opportunities to …read more
Discover Economic History with FRASER 2:00 pm
Discover Economic History with FRASER
Sep 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
FRASER is a digital library of documents and data related to banking, finance, and economic history. In this webinar, we …read more
The Director’s Digital Dilemma: Using Documentation Technology in Early Childhood Programs 2:00 pm
The Director’s Digital Dilemma: Using Documentation Technology in Early Childhood Programs
Sep 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Finally! There’s research on online documentation technology systems and their impact on classroom practice and family engagement and communication. Presenter …read more
Designing for Human Behavior: a Free LLAMA Webinar 2:30 pm
Designing for Human Behavior: a Free LLAMA Webinar
Sep 18 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
This free webinar will provide a basic understanding of the natural human behaviors and instincts that drive our everyday lives, …read more
Integrating Social-Emotional Learning into Your Instructional Programs 5:00 pm
Integrating Social-Emotional Learning into Your Instructional Programs
Sep 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
In this edWebinar, Jennifer McCarty Plucker, Director of Professional Learning at Mackin Educational Resources, along with Michelle Luhtala, Library Department …read more
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Help! I’m an Accidental Government Information Librarian presents… Industry Research Using the Economic Census 12:00 pm
Help! I’m an Accidental Government Information Librarian presents… Industry Research Using the Economic Census
Sep 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Starting in September 2019, the most current Economic Census will start being released. With this Census, there are regular changes …read more
Hiring 101: Best Practices for Finding the Library Workers You Need 12:00 pm
Hiring 101: Best Practices for Finding the Library Workers You Need
Sep 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Topics in this webinar will include creating or updating a job description, identifying the credentials needed for a specific position, …read more
Conference Prep, Part II: Poster Presentations and Design 2:00 pm
Conference Prep, Part II: Poster Presentations and Design
Sep 19 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
  Congratulations on getting a poster accepted for a conference! Designing a poster that pops can often be the difference …read more
Help! I Am a New Depository Coordinator 2:00 pm
Help! I Am a New Depository Coordinator
Sep 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
This webinar is geared towards new Federal Depository Library Program Depository Coordinators. The presentation will cover the first steps every …read more
How Lessons from Brain Science Can Support District- and School-Level Transformation 2:00 pm
How Lessons from Brain Science Can Support District- and School-Level Transformation
Sep 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Dr. Mary Sieu, the superintendent of ABC Unified, will describe how research-based changes in the district’s policies and practices have …read more
LGBTQ History—Supporting Diversity in Research and Teaching, and Why It Matters 2:00 pm
LGBTQ History—Supporting Diversity in Research and Teaching, and Why It Matters
Sep 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
During this session, Professor Nancy C. Unger will discuss her experiences teaching and researching LGBTQ history. She will provide historical …read more
North Dakota Women’s Suffrage Centennial and your library 2:30 pm
North Dakota Women’s Suffrage Centennial and your library
Sep 19 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
In September, 2019, South Dakota Historical Society Press will release Equality at the Ballot Box: Votes for Women on the …read more
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The Power and Purpose of Text Levels 4:00 pm
The Power and Purpose of Text Levels
Sep 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Text levels are far more than a “number,” “score,” or “label.” Join literacy leaders Irene Fountas and Gay Su Pinnell, …read more
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Power Up Reports with Google 1:00 pm
Power Up Reports with Google
Sep 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Google Sheets includes a variety of lesser-known tools that can help you power up your library’s reports, including conditional formatting …read more
5 Ways to Build Buzz with Young Members on Instagram 2:00 pm
5 Ways to Build Buzz with Young Members on Instagram
Sep 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
In this free webinar, research author Amanda Myers will share the hacks, tips and tricks of making your organization Insta-worthy …read more
Crash Course in Horror 2:00 pm
Crash Course in Horror
Sep 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Does the thought of helping horror readers terrify you? Whether your readers are fans of ghost stories or horror classics, …read more
Successfully Implementing Volunteer Program Changes 2:00 pm
Successfully Implementing Volunteer Program Changes
Sep 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
This training will give you the tools to approach program changes in a strategic way. We will also cover what …read more
Supporting Developing Readers at the Library: Collection Development for K-3rd Graders 2:00 pm
Supporting Developing Readers at the Library: Collection Development for K-3rd Graders
Sep 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Part 3 of a 4 part series about services designed for kids K – 3. Learn how the Children’s Librarians …read more
Turning Your School Library Into an ‘Ideal’ School Library: A Practical Guide for IB Librarians 2:00 pm
Turning Your School Library Into an ‘Ideal’ School Library: A Practical Guide for IB Librarians
Sep 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
In this webinar, your hosts, Klaudia Janek, Dianne McKenzie and Stuart Crouch will guide you through the IB Ideal Libraries …read more
Cooking Classes without a Kitchen 3:00 pm
Cooking Classes without a Kitchen
Sep 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Librarians know that food programs are always a great program to bring in patrons. However not every library is fortunate …read more
Authenticity in a Hyper-Curated Age 3:30 pm
Authenticity in a Hyper-Curated Age
Sep 24 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Join Angie Kubicek, Firespring’s chief marketing officer, as she discusses the necessity for authenticity in a hyper-curated age. In addition, …read more
Digital Storytelling 101 7:00 pm
Digital Storytelling 101
Sep 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Digital Storytelling can begin very simply and become more extensive if you choose. Easy steps will bring success when you …read more
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Pretty Sweet Tech – Can Librarians Teach Robotics? 11:00 am
Pretty Sweet Tech – Can Librarians Teach Robotics?
Sep 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Robots have been relatively popular in library makerspaces and after school programs. But do we really know what a robot …read more
DAP Learning Series: A Deep Dive Into Acquisition Reports 1:00 pm
DAP Learning Series: A Deep Dive Into Acquisition Reports
Sep 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The acquisition reporting section contains some of the most valuable data in Google Analytics, but if you don’t track your …read more
Coaching in Early Childhood 2:00 pm
Coaching in Early Childhood
Sep 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
This webinar will provide the background and rationale for using a coaching interaction style in early childhood programs to build …read more
Exploring Census Data Webinar Series: Hidden Gems – Discovering Unique Hidden Gems Data 2:00 pm
Exploring Census Data Webinar Series: Hidden Gems – Discovering Unique Hidden Gems Data
Sep 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
During this webinar, Census Bureau experts will help you: Understand practical ways to use our hidden gems data through illustrations …read more
50 Top Edtech Tools for the Classroom 5:00 pm
50 Top Edtech Tools for the Classroom
Sep 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
This edWebinar will highlight 50 special tools that offer inventive, rich learning experiences the Common Sense editors and reviewers just …read more
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Photography for Nonprofits: When Pictures Speak A Thousand DOLLARS 1:30 pm
Photography for Nonprofits: When Pictures Speak A Thousand DOLLARS
Sep 26 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Laura Huth-Rhoades will show you the difference great photos make in nonprofit communications and teach you easy, quick, and no-cost …read more
Creating a Culture of Volunteer Engagement 2:00 pm
Creating a Culture of Volunteer Engagement
Sep 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
This webinar will help you identify how your organization’s current culture is shaping or limiting what volunteers do, and provide …read more
Tools for Building Digital Skills with Your Patrons and Staff 2:00 pm
Tools for Building Digital Skills with Your Patrons and Staff
Sep 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
In this webinar, a panel of digital literacy experts will share tools, resources, and partnership strategies to help you enhance …read more
How to Create Game-Changing Front Covers For Your Presentations 3:00 pm
How to Create Game-Changing Front Covers For Your Presentations
Sep 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
In this session, you’ll learn how to design a couple of front covers from scratch. Even better: I’ll be designing …read more
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