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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.

Positive Tune-Up: 16 Signs That You Are More Successful Than You Think

  We’ve all had moments in our lives where we feel, regardless of what is really true, that we have nothing positive going for us. It’s too easy to criticize ourselves in just about anything–from our competence in our work to how we deal with situations at...
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The Many Ways That You Can Use TED Talks to Better Yourself and Your Organization

TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) is a non-profit media organization which posts talks online for free distribution, under the slogan "ideas worth sharing".  TED was founded in February 1984 as a conference but the TED Talks have become a training and management...
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How to Think in the Information Age: Finding Facts in a Post-Truth World

With an ever-increasing daily torrent of information raining on people from almost every perceivable angle, it is impossible to process it all and, more importantly, to “separate the wheat from the chaff.” It is vital for everyone to be able to verify the accuracy and...
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The Dark Web and Privacy

The term the dark web is often used - but what does it mean? While its often associated with the under-belly of the Internet. It goes beyond the under-belly and can provide resources to protect your users privacy. In this session, we will explore: the origins of the...
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Getting To Why (aka…Why Should I Use Your Services – Why Should I Work Here)

  “Most organizations know what they do and how they do it, very few know why” – Simon Sinek Understanding the “Why” of your organization/team, your customers and your staff can be the most profoundly transformative information you can discover. Why do customers...
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Tabletop Games and 21st Century Skill Development

      • Are you curious about new tabletop games? • Have you seen your library users playing games? • Have you wondered if games can be in your library for more than recreation? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then this webinar is for...
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Recharge Your Book Club

Reader’s advisor Becky Spratford has been leading book clubs for over 14 years and has seen it all. In this webcast she will share her tips and tricks for success. All book groups go through their ups and downs, but re-energizing your group is not as hard as it may...
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Curb Appeal: The Library Edition

You are proud of your collection, your programs, your staff, and your services. But the details of how your library looks and sounds might be what people remember. What would a stranger notice driving into the parking lot, walking up to the front door, spending time...
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Supporting Kindergarten Preparedness

  The requirements for Kindergarten preparedness have increased exponentially in the past 5 years. Skills that were once gained in first grade are either incorporated into kindergarten curriculum or appear on suggested skills lists for incoming kindergarteners....
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The Four Levels of Evaluating Your Training Programs

Assessment and Evaluation are BIG buzz-words in our industry today…and for good reasons. It’s no different with the training that we offer in our organizations, as it too needs to be effective, useful and measured. In this interactive and informative session, Andrew...
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