Grant Opportunity – Inclusive Financial Literacy Programming Kit for Kids

Up to 100 public and school libraries will be selected to receive an Inclusive Financial Literacy Programming Kit to help them provide diverse financial literacy titles and programming for children and young people in their communities. Each kit will contain: The Inclusive Financial Literacy book list, developed by a team of librarian advisors in collaboration […]

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Free Webinar – Thinking Outside : Nature-based Programs at the Library

Date: Thursday, December 16, 2021Time: 4:00 PM – 5:00 PMPlace: Online at https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZErdeugrzwpG9DhyytwR0kLrZMqrJBVyjAXPresenters: Nate Keefe Are you interested in implementing nature-based programming to help connect your patrons to the natural world? Nature programming can help you attract new audiences, as well as deepen your relationship with the library’s “frequent flyers.” In addition, nature programming can help foster […]

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Free Webinar – Digital Privacy 101 : A Primer for Libraries

Date: Thursday, December 09, 2021Time: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AMPlace: Online at https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_NfaP4bteRr65AeS6vnScgQPresenters: Christine Fena and Claire Payne, Stony Brook University In this engaging session, participants will have the opportunity to explore several key aspects of online privacy, as well as think about ways to educate and inform their own patrons about digital privacy issues. The first […]

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Free Webinar – Calm, (Legally) Cool and Collected – Tactics for Libraries Facing Book Challenges and Collection-based Protests

Date: Thursday, December 2, 2021Time: 1:00 PM – 2:30 PMPlace: Online at https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_sXJmYi18RQOe5o2DH9Ee3wPresenters: Stephanie ‘Cole’ Adams Using applicable library ethics and law as a foundation, this practical and action-oriented session will work through the roles, responsibilities, and possible tactics of every person working at and supporting a library when a community needs to weather a content challenge, […]

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Free Webinar – Rekindling from Burnout : Lessons and Strategies for Public Library Workers

Date: Wednesday, November 18, 2021Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PMPlace: Online at https://infopeople.org/civicrm/event/info?id=1009&reset=1Presenter: Abigail Garnett, Alicia Pritchard, Lawrence Fiorelli Library workers provide support for patrons in distress on a regular basis. A hard and busy day might leave us depleted. Though we feel the effects of secondary trauma, we may not have the tools to describe and process the […]

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