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IMLS will host its second Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) webinar Tuesday, June 9 at 3:00 PM featuring Small Business Administration (SBA) Economic Development Coordinator Noah Brod to discuss the SBA’s and the Treasury Department’s recent interim final rule providing guidance...

Kinbercon will be held April 1-3 .  It is Pennsylvania’s only statewide IT conference bringing together leaders in education, libraries, government, healthcare, economic development and technology to share ideas and success stories. Learn more. ...

KINBERCON 2019 Date:  April 1-3, 2019 Location: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Philadelphia Center City, Philadelphia, PA Inclusivity Scholarship Deadline Reminder   The deadline to submit a 2019 Inclusivity Scholarship (formerly the Diversity Scholarship) application is fast...

The January/February issue of Broadband Communities featured Pennsylvania in their Broadband Assistance Drives Job Growth article. Libraries are mentioned. ...

Meghan Lynch

  Meghan Lynch Business Outreach Librarian Chester County Library On November 15, 2017 The Chester County Library Economic Development hosted 44 attendees from 16 community organizations and representatives from libraries throughout Chester County at a workforce development...

Rob Lesher (left) accepting award for east Berlin Community Library

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....

Consider the following two FREE WebJunction Webinars If you can’t attend a live session, all WebJunction webinars are recorded and available for free in the course catalog. Support Small Business Development at Your Library Thursday, September 15, 2016 ♦ 3 pm Eastern  ♦...

The Federal Depository Library Program offers webinars.  Past recording are also available. Check out the following recorded webinars: Depository Library Community Webinars Webinars on various topics conducted by FDLP community members. Examples: StatsAmerica – A Portal to Apps...