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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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...

Mentoring: Leadership as a Subversive Activity

 Document / Last Modified: 29 September 2016

This article explores how mentoring in libraries can serve to build leadership by integrating learning into the structure of our work and through the development of supportive relationships, and learning organizations.

Guide to Successful Webinars

 Document / Last Modified: 22 September 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.

72 Free September Webinars for Library Staff

 News / Last Modified: 15 September 2016

This month's list of free webinar learning confirms that everyone is in back-to-school mode! It's time to reflect on your community needs, your team needs, your own learning needs, and review the list for some focus areas. Remember that most of these...