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Florida Library Webinars is dedicated to bringing the most accurate, relevant and current training to staff working in Florida libraries. We believe that a well-trained library staff makes for an excellent library – providing excellent service to it’s community.  FLW is a continuing education program offering weekly live webinars – you can see what’s upcoming here.  Our live classes and recordings are for ALL staff working in Florida libraries. We offer introductory level training in technology, customer service and other soft skills and library skills.  We have a curriculum of over 800 training sessions recorded from our live webinars.  Search our On Demand section to find the right training for you.

Learning in the Library Through Experiences

Libraries are places where people engage in experiences, such as those created by makerspaces, storytime, gaming, and cooking classes. For library users to get the most out of these services and resources, underpinning the offerings with the theory of experiential...

The Future of Libraries: Exploring Lifelong Learning, Artificial Intelligence, and Entrepreneurship Training

With lifelong learning at the center of much of what we foster in contemporary libraries, we can sometimes be overwhelmed by the flood of information about developments, trends, and challenges that help shape our possible futures. Without a grounding in...

Digital Toolkit for the Reference Desk: Handy Tools to Solve Digital Issues & Reference Questions

Are stuck in the tried & true resources, going back to the same resources again and again? Do you wonder if there are more tools you could add to your tool box? Or do you just "Google" wondering if you are finding the best resource? In this session, we'll explore free...

Beginning Readers 101: Emergent Literacy Made Easy

    Are you lost in the sea of differing publisher leveling schemes, differing vocabulary standards, and the generally vast range of reading abilities at work in the Beginning Reader area of your collection? You’re not alone! The world of Early Readers is often as...

The Quiet Approach to Serving Customers

  Customer service is not an easy job for anyone. It’s hard work to just stay on top of the ever-changing products and services the library has to offer, and it takes real skill to talk with people, determine their needs and fulfill their requests. It can be...

Keeping Kids Safe Online

Since the Internet is playing a huge role in most everything we do today, it is vitally important to understand how to stay safe online. Going further, children and young adults are immersed in technology these days and there are things they must know now to keep...

Dealing with Passive Aggressive Behaviors

Passive-aggressive behavior confuses and maddens. Coworkers are often ill-equipped to respond to it. This Webinar will help to fill this need. You’ll gain insight and acquire tools to help you work productively with anyone who might speak, act, and think in a...

Shelving Social Media: Steps to Quit and Archive Your Data

  Are you thinking it is time to unplug from social media? Quitting Facebook, Instagram and other social media is hard. You’ve invested a lot of time there. You have neatly organized photo albums. You use it for work and to keep up with friends and family. You don’t...

Inbox Zero: Getting Out from Under the Email Avalanche

Email seems to be coming in faster and faster every day. Sometimes it seems so bad that declaring email bankruptcy is a viable option. However, is it possible to keep up with the rapid pace of messages and still be stress free? Yes, it is! In this fun and engaging...

20 Life Changing Words and How to Use Them in 60 Minutes

What is one thing most great leaders have in common? They are always finding new ways to be their best selves – personally and professionally. Sometimes that requires self-reflection and a decision to take the action necessary to make changes that will help them...