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August 2016

NEFLIN Building Cultural Dexterity: Next Generation Diversity & Your Library – Orange Park (08/26/16)

August 26 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thrasher Horne Conference Center,
283 College Drive, Suite D
Orange Park, FL 32065 United States
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with DeEtta Jones Learning Outcomes By the end of this session participants will: Engage in discussion about cross-cultural issues and the role of library professionals Understand the power of culture on values and how they influence personal worldviews and behavior Increase awareness about the impact of unconscious bias on perception and behavior Explore practical ways of moving from diversity “awareness” to “action” Identify ways to bring more culturally inclusive behaviors and programs to your library and users  Target Audience This…

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Archival Book Repair Workshop: 2-Day Workshop – NEFLIN (08/30 and 08/31/16)

August 30 @ 9:00 am - August 31 @ 4:00 pm
NEFLIN,
2233 Park Ave.
Orange Park, 32080 United States
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IMPORTANT: This is a 2-Day workshop that meets on Tuesday, August 30 AND Wednesday, August 31 from 9 am – 4 pm EST each day. You must attend both sessions. This two-day workshop will provide hands-on training in archival book repair techniques. Students should attend both days for maximum benefit.   Students will learn: Techniques for repairing torn pages and inserting loose pages back into the textblock Skills for tightening loose book hinges How to strengthen a torn spine How to sew…

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SWFLN Digital Copyright Part Two

August 31 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Web Based Training

Event Type: SWFLN Webinar Date: 8/31/2016 Start Time: 10:00 AM End Time: 11:00 AM Description:  Description: What kinds of copyright issues are there when you want to digitize materials for your users? If we digitize something, do we have copyright for the digital version? Does Fair Use apply when we digitize? Part Two in the Digital Copyright series will focus on issues related to digitization of materials. Academic Library staff will be interested in this workshop because they can help…

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September 2016

NEFLIN Black Belt Librarians: Real World Library Security – Fleming Island (09/08/16)

September 8 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Clay County Public Library Headquarters – Fleming Island,
1895 Town Center Blvd.
Fleming Island, FL 32003 United States
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Real World Library Security is the original security and safety training for Black Belt Librarians.  During this six hour workshop, library staff will learn: The essential elements of a real world security program The correct mindset all staff should have on a daily basis How to approach patrons to advise them of rules in the safest way possible How to recognize different levels of patron emotion and the best strategies to use Trainer: Warren Graham, Warren Davis Graham Training and Consulting, Author…

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SWFLN DigiRef Academy©, Readers’ Advisory

September 8 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
SWFLN Office,
13120 Westlinks Terrace Unit 3
Fort Myers, FL 33913 United States
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Event Type: Face-to-Face Date: 9/8/2016 Start Time: 9:00 AM End Time: 12:00 PM Description:  ***YOU WILL NEED TO BRING A LAPTOP FOR THIS TRAINING*** We’re all familiar with automated book and movie recommendations from sites such as Amazon, Goodreads, and Netflix. These services are as much a part of librarians’ lives as databases and the world wide web. But for our patrons, have these replaced the need for person-to-person, expert references services? The answer is “no!” These web-based innovations have…

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SWFLN DigiRef Academy©: Resources for the Humanities

September 8 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
SWFLN Office,
13120 Westlinks Terrace Unit 3
Fort Myers, FL 33913 United States
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  Event Type: Face-to-Face Date: 9/8/2016 Start Time: 1:00 PM End Time: 4:00 PM Description:  ***YOU WILL NEED TO BRING A LAPTOP FOR THIS TRAINING*** Subjects in the humanities are focused on human culture: art, history, literature, languages, philosophy, and religious studies. Thus, the term “humanities” covers a range of complex subjects, and also some of the most wonderfully interesting. The humanities have relevance for people of all ages. Think about the recent television phenomenon Downton Abbey, which has kept…

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PLAN FLA Mini Conference

September 9 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Gulf Coast State College,
5230 U.S. 98
Panama City, FL 32578 United States
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The PLAN FLA Mini Conference will be on Friday, September 9, 2016, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Register below and join us at Gulf Coast State College in Panama City. Our keynote speaker will be Jeff Julian, the director of the American Library Association’s Public Awareness Office. Jeff will provide attendees with information and training about ways to incorporate Libraries Transform messaging into their regular communication channels and leverage the campaign in advocacy activities, such as legislative day. Breakout sessions…

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NEFLIN Microsoft Windows 10 – New Horizons (09/14/16)

September 14 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
NEFLIN,
2233 Park Ave.
Orange Park, 32080 United States
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This course is designed for students who wish to switch from using a PC running on the Microsoft Windows 7 operating system to using a PC running on the Microsoft Windows 10 operating system in a business or work-related environment.                   Outline 1 – NAVIGATING THE WINDOWS 10 ENVIRONMENT Log In to Windows 10 Navigate the Desktop Navigate in Tablet Mode 2 – WORKING WITH APPS AND DESKTOP APPLICATIONS Customize the Start…

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NEFLIN Get Writing! Procrastination, Roadblocks, and Mapping Success: Webinar (09/14/16)

September 14 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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For many people in academic libraries writing is not an option – we have to do it and we have to do it by a certain deadline on top of an already full workload.  Whether it’s authoring internal reports, journal articles or entire books, the pressure can be enormous, especially for those on tenure track. Many librarians freeze under that pressure, delaying writing and publishing to the 11th hour and sometimes never getting it done at all. This webinar will…

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Fundraising Basics – FLA CE Events Webinar (09/15/16)

September 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Live Online

Please join us for the following: Fundraising Basics – FLA CE Events Webinar (09/15/16) Presented by the Florida Library Association Date:  Friday, September 15, 2016 Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm, Eastern Speaker: Anne Marie Casey Cost: FREE and open to all Florida library staff Register:   HERE Please register for Fundraising Basics on Sep 15, 2016 12:00 PM EDT at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4695193203849749250 Presenter: Anne Marie Casey, Embry Riddle Overview: “Fundraising Basics” Libraries of all types experience fluctuations in funding from…

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