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Health Happens in Libraries: Prioritizing Patron and Partner Engagement

A webinar with WebJunction and ZeroDivide exploring inventive patron and partner engagement approaches which have been implemented by libraries in conjunction with the initial open enrollment period of the Affordable Care Act. Staying attuned to community needs and engaging strong partners to address those needs are hallmarks of 21st century public librarianship. Libraries across the …

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Community Connections: Break with Tradition!

A webinar in collaboration with ARSL exploring ways to develop community connections, especially with local businesses, for libraries to extend their reach and to help build stronger communities. Are you looking for fresh ways to connect your library with your community? Find out how these Nebraska libraries moved beyond traditional partnerships by uncovering shared commitment …

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The Iron is HOT: Libraries as Innovative & Creative Community Catalysts

This webinar helps to define the successful library as one that serves as a vibrant and active community center. Learn how to take a leadership role as a creative catalyst – exploring new ways to build partnerships, strengthen community and contribute to local development. Renew your sense of hope for the longtime viability of public …

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Health Happens in Libraries: Health Information Resources for Library Staff

Join this WebJunction webinar to learn more about the health information resources available through the National Library of Medicine and the NN/LM to help strengthen your own library’s health information services and improve the health literacy of your community. Public libraries provide a variety of health reference services and public programs to support community health …

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Health Happens in Libraries: Supporting Patron Information Needs

In this November 26 webinar we’ll hear from library representatives about the types of information requests they have received in the first several weeks of open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act, and what they have learned in responding. The Health Insurance Marketplace associated with the Affordable Care Act (ACA) opened on October 1. Many …

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The Future is Now: Rural Library as Innovation Incubator

A webinar in collaboration with ARSL focused on ways for rural and small libraries to support patron creation and innovation through transformative technologies and spaces. With the technology landscape constantly shape-shifting, libraries must respond as futurists to changing patron needs. Learn how to remain relevant, if not core, to your community’s needs by providing the …

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Federal Depository Libraries and the Affordable Care Act

This September 23 webinar will be directed towards Federal Depository Libraries and the role they can play to promote awareness of available resources for the Affordable Care Act. As libraries look ahead to the October 1 open enrollment date for the health insurance marketplace, there is an abundance of information about the Affordable Care Act …

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Grace Under Pressure: Tips and Tricks to Cultivate a Positive Approach

This webinar explores stress-reduction skills and strategies to help face challenging situations that impact our personal work styles, our organizations, and the communities we serve. Working in a library can feel like a constant juggling act. We navigate competing demands and challenging situations on a daily basis in order to meet our mission and transform …

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