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With Open Heart and Open Arms: LGBTQ Cuban Refugees and Our Community’s Response to the Mariel Boatlift About the exhibit: From April through October 1980 approximately 125,000 refugees fled their homes in Cuba and traveled by American ships and boats to Key West in the United...

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) invites library and museum employees to participate in a webinar on Monday, January 10, 2022 from 2 to 3 p.m. Eastern. Subject-matter experts from the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Operation Allies Welcome (OAW) Unified...

The December 11th webinar is the third part in the Libraries Helping Immigrants series of webinars. If you missed the first two webinars, the descriptions and recordings are available below.  Tuesday December 11, 2018 @3:00pm EST Using USCIS Resources to Support Immigrants and...

Six WebJunction webinars were offered during the past three months and, and if you missed any of the events, the recordings can be found in the WebJunction Course Catalog. Here are the titles and links to the event listings on WebJunction: Laying Out the Welcome Mat: Asset Mapping...

First webinar starts Thursday November 1, 2018 3:00pm EST  Butte County Library and USA Learns have teamed up to provide a webinar series to introduce FREE online courses on Citizenship and English as a Second Language. Libraries Helping Immigrants, Services for Immigrants: A...

Laying Out the Welcome Mat: Asset Mapping to Better Serve the Immigrant Community WebJunction Webinar: July 17   3:00pm-4:00pm   Register As of 2016, more than 43 million immigrants were living in the US, and that number is growing....

These upcoming webinars are open for registration. If you can’t attend a live session, all WebJunction webinars are recorded and available for free in the Course Catalog. Laying Out the Welcome Mat: Asset Mapping to Better Serve the Immigrant Community Tuesday, July 17, 2018...

Check out the services Osterhout Free Library provides to immigrants in this Citizens’ Voice article.   ...

IMLS reports that “more than 55 percent of new Americans use the public library at least once a week.  Libraries serve as a gateway to citizenship, English language learning, and civic engagement and offer educational materials and training resources on immigration and citizenship. “IMLS...

The National Network Library of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region, offers these learning opportunities: 1.  Space is limited! Register now!  “Teaching & Learning in New Library Spaces: The Changing Landscape of Health Sciences Libraries” – Are you wondering what academic...