Welcome to WebJunction Florida!
As a staff member of a Florida library, you have many available training options. Last year, the Division of Library and Information Services made 259 webinars available to 7,714 people. Our recordings of live events were viewed over 3,298 times. Additionally, 255 people enrolled in 780 asynchronous online courses, and 49 face to face learning opportunities were presented to 1,398 Florida library staff.
Need assistance? Contact Melissa Hooke, or call: 850.245.6632.
WebJunction Florida is brought to you by a Library Services and Technology Act grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by the Florida Department of State’s Division of Library and Information Services.
Our new subscription to Tech-talk.com offers the following features:
- Tech-BYTES: weekly email on software productivity (i.e., Microsoft Office, Adobe or various browsers).
- Tech-TOPIA: Access database articles with breakthrough ideas for working more efficiently.
- Tech-QUESTION: Ask how-to questions on any topic Tech-Talk.com covers.
Please contact your regional multitype library cooperative (MLC) to subscribe to this service. If your library is not a member of a MLC, please contact Cynthia Leigh Welch, or call: 850.245.6636.
13 March 2014
The Division of Library and Information Services is hosting online meetings to give public library directors the opportunity to discuss library development issues with peers. Some meetings are aimed at specific audiences or type of libraries, but any director can attend.
19 March 2014
The Division of Library and Information Services and the Florida Division of Elections have scheduled a webinar to update the Voter Registration and Early Voting Overview for Libraries Workshop presented on April 12, 2012.
20 March 2014
A webinar in collaboration with ARSL exploring ways to develop community connections, especially with local businesses, for libraries to extend their reach and to help build stronger communities.
27 March 2014
Chat with Jana: Turning Your Día into a Year: Using a Mini Grant to make a Major Impact with Family Bilingual Programming
Take your multicultural youth programming over the top! Learn how to seize a mini-grant opportunity to make major connections with your bilingual community.
27 March 2014
A webinar with WebJunction and ZeroDivide exploring inventive patron and partner engagement approaches which have been implemented by libraries in conjunction with the initial open enrollment period of the Affordable Care Act.
31 March 2014
Join Florida Legal Services Statewide Training Director, Kathy Grunewald and Pam Thompson, E-Government consultant, to find out how your library staff and your patrons can continue to participate and benefit from this partnership.
03 April 2014
A webinar in collaboration with ALA's Learning Round Table focused on putting the "learner at the center" of continuing education and training.
09 April 2014
Please join the Division of Library and Information Services for a virtual book discussion on the bestseller, Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us by Daniel H. Pink. This book is sponsored by the Florida Library Association’s (FLA) Leadership Development Committee for the program FLA One Book, One State.
23 April 2014
In this webinar, learn about curricula, resources, and tools to support your library's efforts in helping people attain new digital literacy skills.
08 May 2014
This webinar will explore both traditional and emerging approaches to library reference, addressing changing patron needs and with varied information resources and formats.