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Webinars & Events

Upcoming Webinars:

 

Your library’s organizational wellness begins with an informed and skilled workforce.  Our live webinars are designed to ensure staff and library leadership have the tools necessary to succeed.

 

Creating the Inclusive Modern Library

 

The spring 2024 webinar series will focus on topics aimed to assist libraries in promoting inclusion, challenging stereotypes, and inspiring belonging at all levels of library service.  These webinars are free of charge- sign up for one or all four! 

Crafting Inclusive Policies for Today’s Library January 25, 2024

Library policies have the power to facilitate inclusive, safe, and supportive experiences for all. Learn the importance of crafting clear policies for your library, to help establish and set standards that ensure equity and safety for both staff and patrons.

 

Recruiting (and Retaining) a Diverse Volunteer Corps February 22, 2024

Explore new trends in library volunteerism and learn practical steps to recruit a skilled and diverse volunteer group to help grow your library advocates and supporters community.

 

DEIB and Balanced CollectionsMarch 21, 2024

Developing and maintaining a balanced and inclusive library collection can be challenging.  Join us to learn some best practices and evaluation techniques to assist you in weaving DEIB (Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging) throughout your library’s print and digital collection development.

 

How Diverse is your library’s marketing?April 25, 2024

Libraries inherently serve wide and diverse populations, yet diversity is not always included in library marketing.  Learn some strategies to be intentional and inclusive with your library’s communications.

 

We can’t wait to see you!

 

 

Upcoming Events:
Come see us at one of these upcoming industry events…

PA Educational Technology and Expo Conference
February 4-6, 2024

Extra Learning Opportunities Conference: Promising Practices, Proven Strategies
February 27-29, 2024

Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) Annual Conference
February 28-March 1, 2024

PDE Data Summit
March 11-13, 2024

Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference
April 8, 2024

Pennsylvania Migrant Education Program Conference
April 9-11, 2024

PA School Librarians Annual Conference
April 11-12, 2024

PA Museums Annual Conference
April 14-16, 2024

PA Workforce Development Association Annual Conference
May 1-3, 2024

MD/DE Library Association Annual Conference
May 8-10, 2024

New Jersey Library Association Annual Conference
May 29-31, 2024

PA Intermediate Units Annual Conference
May 29-31, 2024