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Register for Fall Virtual POWER Library Training! Virtual training session options and dates are provided below. School Libraries + e-resources : Examining the How, When, Where, and Why for POWER Library e-resources Tools in the K-12 Classroom (1.5 hours CE/ACT 48 credits) October...

Lynn Ann Wiscount

  On April 12, 2019, Lynn Ann Wiscount will be retiring from the Schuylkill Intermediate Unit 29 (“IU 29”) after 33 years. Lynn Ann began her career with IU 29 as a Microcomputer Technical Support Specialist in the Technology department. As part of her duties,...

Glenn R. Miller

Pennsylvania Department of Education Office of Commonwealth Libraries Glenn Miller, Deputy Secretary & Commissioner for Libraries Wednesday, May 23, 2018   Earlier this month, I sent you an email explaining that state law requires the Office of Commonwealth Libraries (OCL)...

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HSLC is pleased to announce that registration is open for the 2018 POWER Library Users Conference.  There will be new topics and opportunities to learn and share with your peers.  Sessions are planned on Scan PA, SAS Standards, Tips on using the Access PA ILL System (SHAREit),...

Access PA/POWER Library Fall Training Spaces are still available for the live 2017 Fall Training sessions for the Access PA Catalog and ILL System and the POWER Library E-Resources. There are 11 sessions scheduled across the state.  The deadline for registering is one week before...

Registration for the live 2017 Fall Training is now open! Sessions will be held on advanced features of the Access PA Catalog and ILL System and the POWER Library e-resources, including our new e-resources authentication system. The training is live and will be held at eleven locations...

Registration for the live 2016 Fall training sessions for the Access PA Catalog and the POWER Library e-resources continues! There are 11 sessions scheduled across the state. A complete list of the training locations is available on the POWER Library Portal. To register, select...

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  It’s not too soon to make plans for the 2016 Fall Access PA/POWER Library e-Resources training! HSLC has scheduled the dates and locations for the 2016 Fall Access PA/POWER Library e-Resources training. Click here for a list of the dates and locations and watch...

To better serve your training needs, HSLC appreciates your taking this brief 3-minute survey to determine which POWER Library e-Resources you would be most interested in learning about at the Access PA/POWER Library Fall trainings to be held in September and October of 2016. The...

March 28, 2016  /  2:00 p.m. Free Library of Philadelphia  /  Auditorium 1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia Remarks of Glenn R. Miller, Deputy Secretary of Education and Commissioner for Libraries, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania at the Memorial Service for Elliot L. Shelkrot, State...