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These WebJunction resources can help you strengthen your library and services to the community, explore them today! Hunger and Libraries: Snacks, Backpacks and More: Autumn is an excellent time of year to highlight ways libraries are fighting hunger in their communities, and October...

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The official poster for National Disability Employment Awareness Month 2017 is now available to order for free in print or electronic copy in English and Spanish from the ODEP website! Show how “Inclusion Drives Innovation” by displaying these colorful and dynamic posters...

Paul Signoretti

On May 30, staff from libraries in Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties gathered to learn how to use social media to engage with the communities they serve. Paul Signorelli, principal of Paul Signorelli & Associates, led the Multi-District Staff Development...

The National Network Library of Medicine shares a list of FREE tools and links they use to make sure their online content is accessible and functional, in order to comply with Section 508.    Access the tools and learn more about Section 508. ...

Rethinking How Social Media Connects Communities and Libraries Tuesday, May 30, 9 a.m. – 4:45 p.m. Although social media tools are a ubiquitous part of our communications landscape, they often are seen as driving forces rather than the tools they can so effectively be. This daylong...

Karen Hilbert

This is part of a series of Session Notes from grantees who have received Professional Development grants from the Office of Commonwealth Libraries. Each grantee will share their professional development experience and include tips and other resources from the workshop or class....

Hashtags, Hashtags Everywhere

So many libraries are using social media, but are we using it to its full potential? In this daylong, interactive workshop, we will cover the best ways to use social media and digital marketing, how to enhance audience participation, and communicating your brand to a larger audience...

Cheri Crow

This is part of a series of Session Notes from grantees who have received Professional Development grants from the Office of Commonwealth Libraries. Each grantee will share their professional development experience and include tips and other resources from the workshop or class....

So many libraries are using social media, but are we using it to its full potential? In this daylong, interactive workshop, we will cover the best ways to use social media and digital marketing, how to enhance audience participation, and communicating your brand to a larger audience...