Resources for Learners


Our field is transforming rapidly and we are all striving to keep our skills up to date, so that we can meet our community's evolving information needs. Especially when you are not in a formal library studies program, the responsibility for learning ultimately lies with you. A prepared learner is an empowered learner. This section includes career development tips, how to learn online, and more.

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Free November Webinars for Library Staff

 News / Last Modified: 07 November 2016

With the change in seasons, and your patron learning habits settling in for the school year, there's no better time than now to set aside time for your own learning. November's list of free webinars includes learning in every area of library work, pr...

A Happy Hour for Library Staff Learning

 News / Last Modified: 01 November 2016

In February 2013, WebJunction hosted a webinar, Self-Directed Achievement: if you give library staff an hour, with Jami Carter and her team from the Tooele City Library in Utah. We have heard from a number of libraries that they have begun to use the...

Guide to Successful Webinars

 Document / Last Modified: 01 November 2016

This collection of materials draws from WebJunction's eight years of experience delivering webinars to the library field. Based on resources and presentation developed by Jennifer Peterson.

55 Free October Webinars for Library Staff

 News / Last Modified: 13 October 2016

October's list of free webinars includes important learning to help equip libraries to better serve their communities. Build skills to enhance services and programs for all ages and increase your confidence in growing your library's infrastructure, f...