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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.

Jack of All Trades: Public Services Librarians in Small Library Systems

As library budgets tighten year after year libraries are forced to be creative with how to manage their daily activities as well as their technology instruction, collection development process, and programming efforts. In this session, we will discuss how the Campbell...
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Personal Journaling as a Tool for Professional Development

Making regular entries in a journal has long been touted as a tool for personal exploration. The practice is equally if not more valuable when it comes to tracking the course of one’s career—including building to do list for the workplace, processing daily...
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All I Really Need to Know I Learned from ABC Books

  Looking for advice on some of the best Digital Media resources available? Needing to add more Digital content to Storytimes and Programming? This webinar is for you! This interactive and informative program provides experienced advice and guidance on planning...
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The Best of Digital Media for Storytimes and Other Library Programming and How to Use It

    Looking for advice on some of the best Digital Media resources available? Needing to add more Digital content to Storytimes and Programming? This webinar is for you! This interactive and informative program provides experienced advice and guidance on...
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Privacy in a Digital Sharing Age: Focus on Health

    The mobile consumer medical business is booming with wellness apps, wearables and consumer-based health and genetic testing and our users are often utilize these services. Library users are learning about their health with apps and wearables and...
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Demystifying STEM

Are you being asked to do STEM activities in your classes and workshops and have no idea where to start or have little to no budget? STEM education refers to teaching and learning, mostly hands-on, in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics....
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How to Bring a Free Online Driver’s Education Program to Your Library

  Did you know that car crashes are the leading cause of death in the United States? In 2015, more than 35,000 people died in traffic crashes, a more than 7% increase over 2014. Driving-Tests.org (DTO) has a goal: to work with libraries to create safer, more...
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Maintaining a Culture of Professionalism

Professional Behavior Will Not “Just Happen” in the workplace. And it won’t be effective to just “talk about” professionalism and hope people will comply. If we want to create, nurture and maintain professionalism and professional behavior in our organizations, we...
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Digital Storytimes: Digital Media and its Role in Library Programming for Young Children

  75% of US households consume digital media. An overwhelming majority of toddlers and preschoolers are already using tablets and touch screens. This interactive and informative webinar will provide an overview of digital media options that support and develop...
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Psychological First Aide in Libraries

Psychological First Aide is defined by John Hopkins University as, “the provision of basic psychological care in the short-term aftermath of a traumatic incident.” These incidents can be severe weather or fires, violent events, or any other crisis that affects the...
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