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This February 2, 2015 webinar is designed for beginning grant proposal writers. The class presents a general overview of the grant and funding processes as well as the level of detail required in a successful proposal.  Each component of the grant writing process will be addressed,...

The Huffington Post includes the Philadelphia Free Library in a list of libraries that go beyond books. ...

Board Source has several webinars, beside many FREE resources for Trustees.  Some webinars are fee-based but may be worth a look.  Here’s one on Board education: Certificate of Nonprofit Board Education Wednesdays, Feb. 4 – March 11, 2015 | 2:00 – 3:00 pm ET This six-part...

    Have you missed any WebJunction webinars?  You can access WebJunction’s webinar archives in the WebJunction Course Catalog, which includes recordings of: Digital Citizenship: New Roles and Responsibilities in the Digital Age Serving the Underserved: Children...

Jill McConnell is the new executive director of the Cooper-Siegel Library.   ...

John Grayshaw is the new director at the Middletown Public Library.   ...

Abington Community Library participates in community’s Festival of Ice with Frozen Fairy Tales   ...

Read about Martin Library’s Fantasy Spring Training, where fans can talk with baseball experts! ...

  by Adam Balcziunas Planning for the third annual PA Forward Information Literacy Summit is underway!  The 2015 IL Summit will take place on July 29 and, as in previous years, will be held in Penn State University’s Paterno Library.  Having had the opportunity to attend...

InfoPeople is sponsoring this FREE webinar on Intellectual Freedom presented by Mary Minow on February 17, 2015 at 3pm EST. In this webinar, you will learn techniques to approach challenges, along with a firm background of intellectual freedom in libraries, including relevant laws...