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.
*Seating is limited.*
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 Amy Johnson or call: 850.245.6622.
17 April 2014
Summer Reading is coming! Learn all about Reader Advisory tools from FEL for Teens and Kids. This one hour webinar will help you find lots of wonderful books and materials for your younger patrons. This webinar is great for Media Specialists and Teachers too!
17 April 2014
Chat with Jana is an open monthly chat with library staff who work with youth to ask questions, bring ideas and concerns up so a conversation can begin and initiatives can be developed. April’s chat will focus on a summer statistics update and preview.
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.
25 April 2014
Broward County Main Library Presents the 27th Annual Conference on Children's Literature, and 12th Annual Ashley Bryan Art Series.
Making a Connection with Books! is the theme for Broward County Library's joint 27th Annual Conference on Children's Literature and 12th Annual Ashley Bryan Art Series, to be held April 25, 2014, 9 – 5 at the Main Library, 100 South Andrews Avenue.
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.
22 May 2014
A webinar rethinking how library spaces can be configured to enhance and expand community engagement in the digital age.
28 May 2014
In this Health Happens in Libraries webinar, learn how public libraries can leverage their technology infrastructure to better serve the health information needs of patrons.
05 June 2014
Join this webinar to learn from the most recent winners of Library Journal's annual Best Small Library in America Award, Southern Area Public Library (WV) and Pine River Library (CO)
12 June 2014
The Division of Library and Information Services hosts online meetings to give public library directors the opportunity to discuss development issues with peers. Although some meetings are aimed at specific audiences, we encourage all directors to attend. This year we've added meetings for new directors.
18 June 2014
Join us for this webinar to learn some basic skills for preparing and delivering speeches, plus tips to manage your nervousness and make your library presentations more memorable.