WebJunction News

You'll find here stories that we have posted that have news and information specifically about WebJunction.

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    Library Needs and Responses to the Opioid Crisis: a Town Hall Summary

    The opioid overdose and addiction crisis is crashing through American cities and towns. Opioids, including prescription drugs and heroin, now kill 91 people each day and the number of opioid associated deaths have more than quadrupled since 1999.

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    Design for Learning - All Seven Modules Now Available!

    Online learning opens up a world of opportunity for learners, and having engaging courses and prepared trainers are essential to a successful experience. Designing and facilitating online learning are skills that require solid teaching fundamentals, ...

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    15 Libraries Chosen for Small Libraries Create Smart Spaces Project

    Fifteen small U.S. public libraries have been selected to participate in the Small Libraries Create Smart Spaces project led by OCLC in partnership with the Association for Rural and Small Libraries (ARSL). The libraries, chosen from 106 completed ap...

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    2016 WebJunction Satisfaction Survey Results

    This summer, we asked you in our annual satisfaction survey to help us better understand how WebJunction is meeting your continuing education needs, what those needs are and where we could improve.

    More than 1,100 of you took the time to give ...

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    Join WebJunction and OCLC in Orlando at these ALA Annual Conference Events

    This June WebJunction is Orlando-bound for the American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference & Exhibition. If you are planning to go, we'd love to see you!  

    WebJunction is a program of OCLC Research and there are some great ...

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    WebJunction receives IMLS Grant to Initiate Active Learning Spaces in Small Public Libraries

    WebJunction, a program of OCLC Research, has received a $249,710 National Leadership Grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) for the two-year project, "Small Libraries Create Smart Spaces."

    In partnership with ...

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    Participants selected for Libraries, Archives and Museums Conference Exchange

    The Coalition to Advance Learning in Archives, Libraries and Museums has selected participants to form a learning cohort that will strengthen connections across sectors by attending three major sector conferences and engaging in virtual activities to...

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    Mapping The Landscapes Survey Seeks Insights about Continuing Education Needs

    Libraries, archives and museums have long histories of valuing continuing education and professional development (CE/PD). However, little common data across the three fields is currently benchmarked, collected or circulated regarding professionals' C...

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    Supercharged Storytimes Orientation Outline

    Over 520 library staff members in six states participated in Supercharged Storytimes orientation in 2015. Participants collaborated in a dynamic online learning community to explore eight research-based early literacy concepts, and specific strategie...

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    31 New Webinars Added to the WebJunction Catalog

    The WebJunction Course Catalog provides free access to library-focused self-paced courses and webinar archives. Through the generous support of OCLC, the Gates Foundation, and many state library agencies across the U.S., WebJunction continues to...