WebJunction News

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

  • 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 ...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Now AvailABLE: ABLE Courses in the WebJunction Course Catalog

    Some people mention them simply as ABLE. Others know them by their full collection title: Alternative Basic Library Education (ABLE) Program. "The Alternative Basic Library Education (ABLE) Program is an amazing collection of library-specific se...

  • 17 New Webinars Added to the WebJunction Catalog

    We've connected with another webinar provider to bring you even more archives to access via the WebJunction catalog at learn.webjunction.org. The Nebraska Library Commission hosts the weekly series, NCompass Live, with fantastic production by Christa...

  • Internship Available

    WebJunction Content Producer and Story Gatherer

    Contribute to WebJunction's value as a resource to the library field by creating and acquiring new content related to current practice and success stories in public librarie...

  • A Challenge from OpenIDEO

    We've been following the work of IDEO, and more specifically OpenIDEO, and are very excited to share with you, their latest Challenge. We 've submitted a 'Contribution' to the Challenge and invite you to take a look at what we've prov...

  • Wisconsin Webinar Archives Added to Catalog

    We are excited to announce that we've recently added six new webinar archives to the catalog thanks to the Nicolet Federated Library System (NFLS), which serves 42 public libraries in 8 counties and is based in Green Bay, Wisconsin.

    Jamie Matc...