November 2019 Reference Round Table Resources
July 2019 Planning for Programming Success Resources
These links allow you to view but not edit the files.
Inclusive Services Training–Public Libraries are for Everyone!
Access all materials related to inclusion challenges here.
Are you looking to further your learning about data and evaluation? Here are some archived webinars to check out: Data and Evaluation Webinars
From PLA Project Outcome:
- Working with Partners: How to Plan for Collaborative Outcome Measurement
- How to Develop Outcome Measures & Design Effective Surveys
- Assessment/Evaluation Webinar Archives
- Measure Your Impact: Getting Started with Outcome-Based Evaluation
- Beyond the Survey: A Practical Approach to Interviews and Focus Groups
- User-centered Assessment: Leveraging What You Know and Filling in the Gaps
- Visualizing Funding for Libraries: You’ve Gathered the Data, Now What?
- Measures That Matter webinar series:
Continuing Education Opportunities
The Library of Virginia has created with nationally known experts online training to assist in your learning:
Entry Level Library Courses worksheet: suggested self-paced courses tailored to the beginning library employee.
Find It Virginia Webinars
Universal Class (Recorded Books)
This recorded training video will ask you to register to view it but provides an excellent overview of product use.
If you were unable to attend, here’s a short recording of one of the presentations.
Career Transitions, LegalForms, Kids InfoBits (Gale)
Visit this page for access to the recordings:
Let’s learn about Masterfile–Content and Searching for Library of Virginia (Ebsco)
Description: Join in to learn about Masterfile: What’s included in this new resource specifically made for public libraries and the best ways to search using Explora and EBSCOhost.
The Library of Virginia has purchased course seats from archived and live webinars through the People Connect Institute (PCI). This was made possible through a grant provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Library Services and Technology Act.
Webinar archives and live webinars from the People Connect Institute are only available to staff working in libraries located in Virginia.
PCI Webinars provide a team of experts in training, organizational development and continuing education focus on providing learning-based solutions for library organizations of all types and sizes. To request access to any of these webinars complete the course access request form.
After watching the webinar, you will be asked to complete a follow-up survey (within three months) telling how you are going to use the information gained.
Visit this page to find recordings of LVA meetings and/or webinars exclusively from Library Development.
Visit this page to see the topics and opportunities available from the Library of Virginia to assist in your staff day planning!