Grant Opportunity – EBSCO Solar Grant

EBSCO has expanded this year’s EBSCO Solar Grant. For the first time, it will provide three $100,000 grants to libraries looking to install solar arrays. If you’re eager to show your community the benefits of solar energy or to add to your sustainability plans, consider applying to the EBSCO Solar Grant now through April 30th. […]

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Workshop – Everyone Serves Families with Young Children

Date: Thursday, March 01, 2018 Time: 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM Place: Schenectady County Public Library, Central Library Presenter: Mary Fellows, Upper Hudson Library System Cost: Free. Register at https://goo.gl/3KeQj2 Whatever your role at the library, you make a difference in the experience families with young children have there. Family engagement is now recognized as a key factor […]

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Free Webinar – Homelessness in Small & Rural Communities : Libraries can Help!

Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Place: Online at https://www.webjunction.org/events/webjunction/homelessness-in-small-and-rural.html Presenter: Mallory Pillard, Director, Carnegie Public Library, Trinidad, CO; and Sara Zettervall, Founder, Whole Person Librarianship, and Community Engagement Librarian, Hennepin County Library, MN Cost: Free Homelessness means having no predictable and safe place to sleep. Libraries in rural and small communities are […]

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Free Webinar – Libraries, Social Media, and Politics : Do You Know What to Post?

Date: Thursday, February 15, 2018 Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Place: Online at https://tinyurl.com/y8djhjoj Cost: Free During this free webinar, Dustin Fife and Mary Naylor Stephens will discuss recent research they did for The Political Librarian about the ambiguity surrounding libraries and social media when it comes to politics. Most library professionals feel like they […]

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New in the Professional Collection

Summer Matters : Making All Learning Count by Elizabeth M. McChesney and the Chicago Public Library, Bryan W. Wunar and the Museum of Science and Industry

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