Tech Training for Libraries
Website has instructor materials and information related to technology training in public libraries for those teaching public computer classes or training staff to be better one-on-one tech tutors.
CSL In Session
An online learning series of from the Colorado State Library. Free, hour-long virtual classes on a broad range of library-related topics. Sessions are interactive and participation is central to the learning.
Colorado Continuing Education Events
Monthly listing of free webinars and CE events on a variety of relevant topics.
Learn about the state AIRS database products through this archive of hands-on EBSCO training sessions and live webinars. Additional online resources to help you or patrons learn and use the databases more effectively are available FREE for download and viewing.
- Strategies for Online Learning Success: Tips for Online, Self-Directed Learning (PDF)
Tips for learners and managers, created to support WebJunction asynchronous courses.
- Tips and Best Practices for Presenting Online (PDF)
Created for CAL Business Services Interest Group, June 2010 (note: this document excludes production tips).
- Tips and Best Practices for the Synchronous Virtual Classroom (PDF)
Created for American Library Association preconference Beyond F2F: New Methods of Staff Training, June 2010 - includes general, production and facilitation tips and best practices.
- Web Conferencing Features (XLS)
Worksheet listing common features of web conferencing systems - to be used for evaluating and comparing systems.
Online Continuing Education and Training Providers
- American Libraries Live
- American Management Association Events
- Booklist Webinars
- CLiC Training and Education
- Education Week Webinars
- Georgia Library Association - Carterette Series Webinars
- Idaho Commission for Libraries:
- InSync Training
- Nebraska Library Commission (includes some online events)
- Nonprofit Webinars
- OCLC Online Training
- School Library Journal Webcasts
- TechSoup for Libraries
- Texas State Library
- WebJunction Events