Month: July 2013

Integrating eResources into the Classroom

This one hour Online Training webinar will instruct teachers and media specialists on how to integrate Gale eResources from the Florida Electronic Library into their daily classroom procedures. Practical instruction on how to incorporate eResources into lesson Plans, Class Websites and Practical projects will be discussed. Register

Florida Memory Webinar Series: Preparing for the 2013-14 Florida History Fair

This webinar focuses on using Florida Memory to find primary source materials for the Florida History Fair and for teaching Florida history. Special guests K.C. Smith, Florida History Fair Coordinator and Curator of Education, Museum of Florida History and Jennie Brock, Florida History Fair Co-coordinator join Katrina Harkness and Jon Grandage for the latest installment …

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Impact Survey: Understand Your Community’s Technology Needs

A webinar about the Impact Survey, an online tool that allows libraries to find out how their community benefits from free access to computers and the internet. The newly updated and recently launched Impact Survey is a full-service online survey tool designed for public library staff to understand community use of library technology services and …

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Chat with Jana

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. Please join Jana Fine, Youth Services Consultant, for an open chat about all things FLYP. Topics will include: • Summer 2013 statistics …

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Chat with Jana: “Branching Out” with Florida State Parks

During National Literacy Month in September, libraries and Florida State Parks celebrate the joy of reading and promote literacy awareness with special events. Please join Martha Robinson, Florida State Parks, Department of Environmental Protection, as she discusses some exciting collaborative programs your library might consider during Literacy Month. Bring your ideas and join the conversation. …

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Libraries & Health Insurance: Preparing for October 1

This webinar will provide information about plans to provide library staff with online resources to respond to increased patron information needs related to the Affordable Care Act. For many Americans, libraries are the “go to” places for consumer health information. Open enrollment for the new Health Insurance Marketplace begins on October 1 and libraries will likely see …

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Online Meeting for Public Library Directors

The Division of Library and Information Services is hosting online meetings to give public library directors the opportunity to discuss library development issues with peers. Some meetings are aimed at specific audiences or type of libraries, but any director can attend. Event number: 643 087 266 Register (Updated 8/29/13 MH)  

Questions and Answers on Completing the Online State Aid Application

The Division of Library and Information Services will be implementing an online application process for the Fiscal Year 2013-2014 State Aid to Libraries Grant Applications. Applications must be submitted using the Florida Libraries and Grants System (www.fllibraries.org). As a follow up to the Completing the Online State Aid Application webinar, Marian Deeney, Grants Program Manager, …

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Questions and Answers on Completing the Online State Aid Application

The Division of Library and Information Services will be implementing an online application process for the Fiscal Year 2013-2014 State Aid to Libraries Grant Applications. Applications must be submitted using the Florida Libraries and Grants System (www.fllibraries.org). As a follow up to the webinar Completing the Online State Aid Application, Marian Deeney, Grants Program Manager, …

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