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Free Webinar – The Connection Between Community Engagement and Marketing Your Library

Date: Monday, September 17, 2018 Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Place: Online at https://tinyurl.com/ycmzvw3l Presenter: Libby Post, Communication Services Cost: Free Community engagement and marketing are related but they are not the same.  This webinar will cover innovations in community engagement and how to turn the information gathered into solid branding and marketing for your […]

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Free Webinar – Revitalizing Library Volunteer Engagement

Date: Tuesday, September 18, 2018 Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Place: Online at https://www.webjunction.org/events/webjunction/revitalizing-library-volunteer-engagement.html Presenter: Carla Lehn, The Lehn Group, former Library programs Consultant of the California State Library Cost: Free Library volunteerism is evolving. Gone are the days of looking for tasks to keep your volunteers busy. Libraries are now enlisting high impact volunteers […]

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Free Webinar – Getting unstuck : Help Your Board, Staff and Town Talk About Library Funding

Date: Wednesday, August 22, 2018 Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Place: Online at https://www.webjunction.org/events/webjunction/getting-unstuck-library-funding.html Presenter: John Chrastka, Executive Director, EveryLibrary; Lee Hallberg, Executive Director, Mancos Public Library, CO; and James Ochsner, Sutter County Library, CA Cost: Free Library leaders have been trained to “do more with less” for so long that it’s become a virtue. Though talking about […]

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Free Webinar – Voter Perceptions of Libraries : Getting from Awareness to Funding in 2018

Date: Tuesday, April 17, 2018 Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Place: Online at https://www.webjunction.org/events/webjunction/voter-perceptions-of-libraries.html Presenter: Marci Merola, Director, American Library Association Office for Library Advocacy; Larra Clark, Deputy Director, ALA Office for Information Technology Policy and the Public Library Association; and Sharon Streams, Director, WebJunction, OCLC Research Cost: Free In 2008, OCLC published From Awareness to Funding: A […]

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Free Webinar – Advocacy Day Briefing

Date: Friday, February 16, 2018 Time: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Place: Online at https://tinyurl.com/yaojvkwf Presenters: Jeremy Johannesen, NYLA Executive Director and Rebekkah Smith Aldrich, NYLA Legislative Committee Chair Cost: Free This event is designed for all library advocates – library directors, staff, trustees, Friends Groups, volunteers and patrons – who are interested in speaking up for libraries during the New York budget […]

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