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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Webinar / Last Modified: 19 August 2014
Archive and associated resources for the March 29, 2011 webinar with Lisa Barnhart and Dawne Tortorella on developing online patron tutorials
Webinar / Last Modified: 14 August 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.
News / Last Modified: 11 August 2014
Marshmallow engineering? Robotics? Punk knitting? These creative activities are all examples of recent makerspace events happening at libraries all over the country. Programs like these are all about building community and mixing traditional crafts w...
Webinar / Last Modified: 25 July 2014
Archive and associated resources for August 11, 2011, session with Buffy Hamilton as part of Trends in Library Training and Learning online conference.
Webinar / Last Modified: 09 July 2014
Join this webinar to learn how to grow a maker space or creation space in your library.