WebJunction News

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

  • New Course: Grantseeking for Libraries

    Funding sources for libraries is an important discussion for library staff, board members, and even the community at large. Finding and increasing funding from private sources allows libraries to better meet the needs of their communities. With the h...

  • Learning on the Go-Go-Go!

    Slides and Learner Guide for Learning on the Go-Go-Go!, a session by Jennifer Peterson, presented at the 2018 Association for Rural and Small Libraries in Springfield, Illinois.  

  • WebJunction @ALA Roundup (In Case You Missed Us)

    We know it's not always an option with time or funding to attend conferences. And if even if you can attend, it's impossible to get to everything! So we're sharing the presentations and resources that we took to the 2018 ALA Annual Conference in this...

  • WebJunction 2018 Satisfaction Survey

    WebJunction would like to collect your input in our 2018 Satisfaction Survey. The goal of this survey is to make sure that WebJunction continues to be the best resource it can be to support all kinds of library learning. Please take a few minutes to ...

  • WebJunction at ALA Annual in New Orleans

    Planning your ALA Annual conference schedule? WebJunction staff will be at the OCLC booth and public sessions to share what has been happening with our projects, including Wikipedia + Libraries: Better Together, and Small Libraries Create Smart Space...

  • Celebrating 15 Years!

    May 12, 2018, marks the 15th anniversary of the launch of WebJunction. What an amazing ride this has been and we know there are so many great things to come. More than 80,000 library staff have connected with content, programming and community throug...

  • New National Study Reveals Voter Perceptions of Libraries

    The Public Library Association, a division of the American Library Association, and the ALA Office for Library Advocacy, in partnership with OCLC, today released the report, From Awareness to Funding: Voter Perceptions and Support of Public Libraries...

  • WebJunction Launches Supercharged Storytimes for All

    WebJunction is expanding its popular storytimes training and making it widely available in several ways, including an updated free, online self-paced course. This new program is called Supercharged Storytimes for All and is made possible with the fin...

  • 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.

  • 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, ...