Webinars

 

Please visit http://usltraining.wordpress.com for past USL recorded webinars.


Successful Library Services for Seniors Webinar

ULA’s November Webinar is Successful Library Services for Seniors. Visit the webinar site here: http://ulaseniors.eventbrite.com/ to sign up for this free training offered Wednesday, November 6, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (MST).

Event Details

The senior population is Booming!  Today’s seniors are active, knowledgeable, and they want more from their library than just a large print collection.  Across the country, libraries are focusing on this ever-growing population.  What are their needs and how can we provide them the services they want?  Learn about programming for seniors, senior advisory boards, outreach and more.

Location: Online

Audience: All Utah library workers

Instructors: Salt Lake County Library staff: Daniel Berube, Whitmore; Nanette Alderman, Kearns; Linda Gee, Draper Library

Sponsors: Utah Library Association; Utah State Library

Series: ULA Lunch Hour Librarianship

Thanks as always to the Utah State Library for partnering with ULA on this webinar series.

 

 


 

ULA Lunch Hour Librarianship: Investing your money: Morningstar & other online resources

Register: http://ulamorningstar.eventbrite.com/
Sept. 3, 1:30-2:30 PM

By becoming familiar with Morningstar along with other free or low cost resources, members will be able to research questions such as:
    •    Where is a good place to get stock information about a specific company
    •    What is the meaning of the price-to-earnings ratio
    •    What are some screening methods I can use for finding stocks as well as mutual funds
    •    What is an Exchange Traded Fund (ETF)
Location: Online
Audience: All Utah library workers
Instructor: Ed Hahn, Business and Economics Librarian, Weber State University
Sponsors: Utah Library Association; Utah State Library
Series: ULA Lunch Hour Librarianship
To join the meeting: http://stateofutah.adobeconnect.com/usltraining/
If you have never attended an Adobe Connect meeting before, set up your computer: http://stateofutah.adobeconnect.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm


 

ULA Lunch Hour Librarianship: Special Needs Storytimes Webinar

Visit the signup page for full details and to register: http://ulaspecial.eventbrite.com/
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (MDT)

 Youth with special needs like autism often love to read, but this population can be difficult to serve. Learn how to run a sensory storytime for children with special needs. This session includes tips for good books for those with special needs, special needs resources in the community, as well as ideas on how to market your program.
Location: Online
Audience: All Utah library workers
Instructor: Carrie Rogers Whitehead, Senior Librarian, Teen Outreach and Programming, Salt Lake County Library System
Sponsors: Utah Library Association; Utah State Library
Series: ULA Brown Bag Librarianship
To join the meeting: http://stateofutah.adobeconnect.com/usltraining/
If you have never attended an Adobe Connect meeting before, set up your computer: http://stateofutah.adobeconnect.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm


 

Sign up now for ULA’s first Webinar!

We are offering our first webinar on Business resources with Pioneer with the Utah State Library! Full details and sign-up information is below:

Thursday, August 15, 2013 from 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM (MDT)

Register here: http://uslbusiness1.eventbrite.com/
Explore the business databases offered to the entire state of Utah via Pioneer: Utah’s Online Library. Learn about how to use Ebsco’s Business Source Premier and the Regional Business News to answer frequently asked questions by patrons at both public and academic libraries.
Location: Online
Audience: All Utah library workers
Instructor: AnnaLaura Brown, Assistant Librarian, LDS Business College 
Sponsors: Utah Library Association; Utah State Library
Series: Getting the most out of Pioneer: Utah’s Online Library
To join the meeting: http://stateofutah.adobeconnect.com/usltraining/
If you have never attended an Adobe Connect meeting before, set up your computer: http://stateofutah.adobeconnect.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm

Archived ULA Webinars

Archived ULA webinars are available on the Utah State Library’s training blog.

 

Archived Webinars from other organizations

 

Utah State Library Online Learning Lab
Webjunction Webinar Archives
Connecting to Collections Online Community Webinar Archives
Library of Congress Webcasts
ALA Online Learning