WebJunction News

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

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    OCLC Wins Knight News Challenge Award to Promote Collaboration between Public Libraries and Wikipedia

    OCLC has been named a winner of the Knight News Challenge, an initiative of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, for a project that will promote collaboration between public libraries and Wikipedia and bring together authoritative library reso...

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    33 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 United States, WebJunction continues...

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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...

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    Library Community Health Contributions on Display at ALA

    Five libraries from across the United States have collaborated with the Health Happens in Libraries team to develop and deliver community health activities. As a result of their vision and leadership, these libraries have established or deepened loca...

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    Join us at these ALA Conference events in San Francisco

    Are you headed to the ALA Annual Conference in San Francisco? Several members of the WebJunction team will be there and invite you to participate in these events! We'll also be sharing our thoughts and insights back with the WebJunction community in ...