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Debbie McClure

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....

Two upcoming InfoPeople webinars: Thursday March 23 @Noon Pacific What’s New in Children’s Literature – 2017 Presented by Penny Peck Click here for a complete description and to register Wednesday April 12 @Noon Pacific Informational Books for Storytime Presented...

Join InforPeople for a FREE webinar on Historypin on March 9 at 3:00pm and learn how you can engage your community with local history! At the end of this one-hour webinar, participants will: Be able to identify what Historypin is and its role in helping to connect libraries...

InfoPeople is offering a FREE 1 hour webinar: Measure Your Impact: Getting Started with Outcome-Based Evaluation presented by Linda Hofschire on December 15, 2016 at 3:00pm   Learn how to measure the effects your library’s programs, resources, and services have on your...

Active Shooter Procedures for Libraries Presenter:  Mary Soucie, State Librarian, North Dakota State Library Date:  Tuesday, November 15, 2016 Start Time:  3:00 Pm EST  Have you thought about what to do in an active shooter situation? Have you identified the most vulnerable...

In this FREE December 9th Infopeople webinar, Laura Soloman will distill recent advances in technology into some overarching trends that we should be keeping our eyes on. Everything can’t be tracked, but in this webinar you can pick out some patterns in what’s happening...

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...

This InfoPeople online course goes from, March 10, 2015 – April 6, 2015 The fee is $150 for those not in the California library community or an InfoPeople partner. During this course, which is targeted at first time managers and supervisors, you will learn: .  The role and...

When:  January 27th 3pm InfoPeople is presenting a  free webinar: Creating Baby Spaces in the Public Library At the end of this one-hour webinar, participants will: *  Understand the developmental stages in infancy that provide key windows to developing future literacy *  Build...

InfoPeople is offering an online course from February 24-March 23, 2015 on building a digital branch.  For those outside California, and those not InfoPeople partners, the cost is $150.  Click here for course description and registration. ...