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Have you been on WebJunction.org lately?  The Social Library explores how libraries are approaching Screen-Free Week and Mental Health Awareness Month Great resources and tools for libraries are available from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. These free tools can be used...

In the last couple of months many Pennsylvania library workers participated in the WebJunction webinars listed below.  Did you miss any of them?  Don’t worry–you can access the WebJunction archived webinars here.  Do so and stay up to date with your co-workers! Staying...

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IDEO  recently launched their new Design Thinking for Libraries Toolkit, a project funded by the Global Libraries program at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The Toolkit is a valuable resource for libraries interested in working through the three phases of design...

The State Library offers Skillsoft in our partnership with WebJunction.  Skillsoft offers general technology and business skills courses. Haven’t tried it yet?  Get started by…. Requesting an Account 1. Go to https://webjunction.skillport.com 2. Click on the Register...

March Webinars  The Pursuit of Happiness…Through Libraries Thursday, March 19, 2015 ♦ 2 pm Eastern / 11 am Pacific ♦ 60 min Registration: http://www.webjunction.org/events/webjunction/pursuit-of-happiness.html “The public library is a center of public happiness first…”...

New content has been added to WebJunction: The Social Library collects great ideas that libraries have shared about their events and services through Facebook. This week, we feature five public libraries with events that include a new Veterans Resource Center and a “Do It Together”...

Wondering how to build and sustain a positive social media presence for your library? WebJunction’s course catalog has a FREE self-paced, online course on this topic, which can help you and your library!  Create a free WebJunction learner account today to access the course,...

WebJunction’s  Health Happens in Libraries team is excited to release the first of three pathways to support health education efforts at your library. Access the Supporting Healthy Communities through Health Information and Services pathway to identify essential resources,...

You can access all the past WebJunction webinars for FREE. Here is a list of the most popular webinars of 2014. Upcoming webinars are listed here.  Gaming, project management, and happiness are a few topics!  Sign up today! ...