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Free Webinar – Ready Access : Reentry Services for Decarcerated Populations at your Library

Date: Thursday, May 26, 2022Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PMPlace: Online at https://infopeople.org/civicrm/event/info?id=1039&reset=1Presenter: Akiliah Manuel Mills, Lara Mayelian, Allyson Jeffredo Data shows that once an incarcerated person is released from an institution, the rates of recidivism dramatically decrease if they receive support. Public libraries are uniquely situated to provide decarcerated individuals a wide range of supports because they are already […]

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Free Webinar – Engaging People Living with Dementia with Library Materials

Date: Thursday, April 28, 2022Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PMPlace: Online at https://ala-events.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_vT539l2DR2SQ2nrd-_Eeag The one hour webinar will give practical advice about how to choose books and other reading materials that are uniquely suited to each individual, following the tenets of person-centered library service.  In addition, ideas for developing group programming will be shared, based on successful programs […]

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Free Webinar – Website Accessibility Principles

Date: Wednesday, April 27 2022 OR Thursday, May 12, 2022Time: Wed, April 27: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM OR 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM; Thurs May 12: 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM OR 11:00 AM-12:00 PM OR 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM OR 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM Join us for small sessions to learn about […]

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Free Digital Inclusion Consultations from NDIA Experts (National Digital Inclusion Alliance) 

The New York State Library has partnered with the National Digital Inclusion Alliance (NDIA) to offer FREE one-hour, virtual one-on-one consultation sessions for any New York State public or association library, public library system, or regional library council (3Rs). These sessions are intended for libraries/systems that would like to do a deeper dive into any […]

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Grant Opportunity – Wish You Well Foundation

The Wish You Well Foundation supports family and adult literacy (including early literacy) in the United States by fostering and promoting the development and expansion of new and existing literacy and educational programs.  Organizations with a 501 (c) 3 are eligible to apply.  Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and are reviewed several times per […]

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