19 April 2023
Proactive Planning for Library Staff Transitions
This webinar introduces practical approaches to preserve organizational knowledge, clarify processes for current staff and trustees, and ease the learning curve for new employees.
24 May 2022
Book Challenges and Intellectual Freedom: Proactive Planning for Public Libraries
This webinar explores ways for libraries to be proactive in developing and sharing policies and procedures around book challenges.
17 August 2021
OurStoryBridge: Creating Community Through Stories
The OurStoryBridge project has released a free toolkit of resources for libraries to create online, three-to five- minute oral histories.
13 January 2021
Proactive Advocacy and Communication for Library Trustees and Staff
This webinar explores communication tools and strategies for boards and library staff to be better prepared for unknown changes.
05 November 2018
Small But Mighty Library Management and Innovation
In this webinar, learn how the Millvale Community Library addresses their community's food desert, uses clean energy, offers a tool-lending library, and more.
18 September 2018
Revitalizing Library Volunteer Engagement
This webinar explores new trends in library volunteerism and presents practical steps to recruit skilled volunteers to help grow your community of library advocates and supporters.
24 May 2018
Building a Culture of Learning with Library Boards
In this webinar, presented in collaboration with the Association for Rural & Small Libraries, find out how to cultivate a culture of learning with your library trustees.
26 January 2017
Toward Tech Savvy Trustees
This webinar, presented in collaboration with the Association for Rural & Small Libraries, explores strategies for building the digital literacy skills of your library trustees.
01 December 2016
Engaged Planning: Ask What You Can Do For Your Rural Community
A webinar presented in collaboration with ARSL outlining the steps of an engaged planning process, to align library capabilities with community needs and aspirations.
20 August 2014
Recruiting and Training Volunteers for Library Advocacy
This webinar presents a sustainable volunteer training and management model to apply when libraries have big dreams but lack the staffing required to pursue them.
- Access & Equity
- Assessment, Evaluation & Planning
- Budgets & Funding
- Collections Management
- Create & Deliver Training
- Customer Service
- Job Descriptions
- Legal Responsibilities & Ethics
- Manage Staff Development
- Managing Public Computers
- Older Adults & Seniors
- Organizational Management
- Partnerships & Collaboration
- Personal Growth & Development
- Rural Library Sustainability Program
- Space Planning
- Teaching Patrons
- Technology Planning