WebJunction has collected training materials and resources that have been developed by library staff from around the country. Resources include templates for technology training and recommendations for developing online patron tutorials, an ever-increasing asset in today's busy libraries. Maximizing subject-based expertise within the library, addressing frequent topics of inquiry from patrons, and taking advantage of the growing cadre of available tools form the critical building blocks for developing an effective patron training program.
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News / Last Modified: 18 May 2015
As you may know, we've been participating in an OpenIDEO challenge related to libraries and financial literacy. We've been learning about a variety of approaches to financial education, and also wanted to be sure libraries are aware of all the fantas...
Webinar / Last Modified: 20 October 2014
Join this webinar to learn how to grow a maker space or creation space in your library.
Webinar / Last Modified: 14 October 2014
A webinar defining 'digital citizenship' and exploring ways for public libraries to support services and programming to help grow safe, responsible, and respectful digital environments.
News / Last Modified: 23 September 2014
Teaching technology can be daunting. But anyone can become a better technology trainer, says Crystal Schimpf, Library Training Consultant and Kixal CEO. In a recent webinar, summarized below, Schimpf shared ten clear, down-to-earth technology trainin...
Webinar / Last Modified: 17 September 2014
Join this webinar to learn the top ten skills for teaching tech to patrons, whether it’s one-on-one or in a class.