Teaching Patrons

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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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Tech Training for Libraries

 News / Last Modified: 14 September 2016

Created by the Colorado State Library, Tech Training for Libraries is a new site with instructor materials and information related to technology training in public libr...

No Experience Required: Coding for Everyone Webinar Write-up

 News / Last Modified: 15 August 2016

Last month, Kelly Smith, founder of Prenda, led the webinar Coding for Everyone: How Your Library Can Help Anyone Learn to Code, which introduced coding as an increasingly important digital literacy skill, showed why coding is important for all ages,...