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ALA President Loida Garcia-Febo will host a FREE webinar, The Heart of Librarianship, at 10 a.m. EST on Nov. 14, 2018. To participate, register for the event.  Read more about the webinar. ...

Th Free Library of Philadelphia and Shippensburg Public Library will participate in a professional development initiative funded by an Institute of Museum and Library Services Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian grant.  Read more.   ...

Anyone who takes FREE WebJunction webinars or has an account in WebJunction’s Course Catalog is a WebJunction Member and… …..as a WebJunction member, you and your immediate family members are eligible to receive a 25% tuition savings on Drexel University’s online...

Find professional development opportunities in October 2018 by topic or date at WebJunction. Also check out upcoming WebJunction webinars and  WebJunction’s course catalog.   All WebJunction courses and webinars are FREE and count towards Pennsylvania public library...

From October 16-25 you can participate in a FREE workshop on How to Build a Thriving Nonprofit.  It is presented by Joan Garry. ...

Grantseeking for Libraries Funding sources for libraries is an important discussion for library staff, board members, and even the community at large. Finding and increasing funding from private sources allows libraries to better meet the needs of their communities....

WebJunction Webinar: Revitalizing Library Volunteer Engagement Tuesday, September 18, 2018 3:00 – 4:00pm Register to attend Library volunteerism is evolving. Gone are the days of looking for tasks to keep your volunteers busy. Libraries are now enlisting high...

Announcing two new opportunities for library staff to supercharge  storytime practice! Read below and Join an October 9 WebJunction webinar to learn more! In early October, WebJunction is launching an updated and expanded Supercharged Storytimes course. Whether you are new to storytimes...

September is National Preparedness Month Check out the webinar, recordings and other resources for your library and community: Webinars/Recordings September 11 Disasters Happen! Prepare During National Preparedness Month Every September, National Preparedness Month reminds us...

Find professional development opportunities in September 2018 by topic or date at WebJunction. Also check out upcoming WebJunction webinars and  WebJunction’s course catalog.   All WebJunction courses and webinars are FREE and count towards Pennsylvania public...