TSIG Hosts Summer Webinar Series

By Amber Spratlin You may have noticed that the Technical Services Interest Group (TSIG) has been very busy this summer, developing and hosting a series of training webinars. According to Linh Uong, TSIG Chair, the idea for this series originated in 2019. Uong reiterated the idea at GLA Midwinter 2020, and the Workshop Subcommittee (consisting of Linh Uong, Rachel Evans, Rebecca Hunnicutt,…

The 2020 Census: The Challenges Facing Libraries – Free Webinar

The 2020 Census: The Challenges Facing Libraries Wednesday, March 25, 2020 2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central) Register: https://bit.ly/36FyNca Description: The 2020 Census will determine how money and services are distributed for the next ten years. Libraries have always played an important part in the Census, and they will be even…

Carterette Series Webinars

Censorship Beyond Books: Library Resources and Services Under Fire

Censorship Beyond Books: Library Resources and Services Under Fire  Wednesday, August 14, 2019  2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central)  Register:  https://bit.ly/2KLZXXF  Description: Learn about the wide variety of challenges libraries have faced this past year and how to prepare for them. While the profession is well-versed in protecting the right to…

Carterette Series Webinars

Picture This: Using Instagram to Connect With and Engage Your Users

Picture This: Using Instagram to Connect With and Engage Your Users Wednesday, June 19, 2019 2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central) Register: https://bit.ly/2ZJ6mYE Description: Instagram is one of the most popular social media platforms available today. It is mobile friendly and highly visual, making this tool an exciting way to connect…

Carterette Series Webinars

Flipped Classroom: Turning Traditional Library Programs Upside Down – New Date 10/24

Flipped Classroom: Turning Traditional Library Programs Upside Down Wednesday, October 24, 2018 2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central) Register: goo.gl/9Vgyxc Description: Representatives from Gwinnett County (GA) and Cobb County (GA) Public Libraries will discuss and demonstrate techniques for using the flipped classroom model of educational programming. This method embraces a “learn…

Georgia Library Association

Free ACRL webinar – Special Collections & Archives: Partners in Critical Information Literacy

The Academic Library Division of the Georgia Library Association would like to invite you to a free ACRL webinar viewing party. Special Collections & Archives: Partners in Critical Information Literacy More information about the webinar – http://www.ala.org/acrl/onlinelearning/partnersincritinfolit Register: https://gatech.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0cBDI4r2sCjHQZ7 Live viewing Date: 09/13/2018 Time: 2:00 pm Central Georgia Technical College, Milledgeville Campus, Georgia Southern University…

Carterette Series Webinars

Double Trouble: Two Innovative Approaches to Information Literacy Instruction

Double Trouble: Two Innovative Approaches to Information Literacy Instruction Wednesday, August 29, 2018 2pm Eastern (11am Pacific | 12pm Mountain | 1pm Central) Register: goo.gl/ehjdCd Setting Healthy “Digital Boundaries”: Instruction Aimed at the Reflective Use of Technology by College Students Description: Research has shown college students are susceptible to burnout as a result of too…