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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.

“Make Today Ridiculously Amazing” Motivation in the Workplace

  Increased productivity and overall employee satisfaction can be realized when your team is motivated to perform well. There are many different ways to encourage your team. Some employees are intrinsically driven to achieve regardless of the workplace environment....

Holistic Digital Strategies for Libraries

It shouldn’t come as a surprise that big data, digital contact, and strong web platforms were some of the key tactics to winning the last three presidential elections. In fact, by using more modern community organizing platforms to understand our users and supporters...

Bringing the Edison Effect to your Makerspace

  Failure has always been a dirty word, the world of makerspaces has changed that stigma. Failure is not defeat, it is only one further step towards success. In this presentation, we will discuss how not getting the desired outcome the first, second, fifth or even...

Ethics, The Hazy Line

Ethics management is one of the most critical and sometimes difficult components of a successful business. It affects our goals, our performance and our ability to be and do, who and what we say we are as an organization. This webinar based discussion is designed to...

Understanding Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is quickly moving from a science-fiction concept to reality where machines now have the capability to perform tasks commonly associated with humans. We are starting to see our society transformed because of AI, so having a better...

Facility Awareness and Incident Preparedness

When we work in a library, we all have a common goal for our patrons and for our library staff…that we have created a safe space and place for all. And because of the rules, policies and procedures we have put into place, we assume that we will be safe. We even tell...

From Budgeting to Blanketforts: Programming for 20-30 Somethings

  A recent PEW study reported Millennials are the generation most likely to use the library, so why aren’t we seeing them at our programs? In this interactive and informative webinar, learn how to capture the elusive 20- and 30-something adult audience by offering...

Tips for Designing Top eLearning Tutorials

Self-paced eLearning tutorials can be a great method to provide training to library staff and patrons. Tutorials can be used to provide training on everything from teaching patrons to use library online resources to training staff on new systems. But the key to...

Dual-track Agile: Making UX the Driving Force of Project Management

  The agile workflow is sort of the darling of the software industry that is often hand-in-hand with user experience design, but can be difficult to apply to libraries. Plus, how to use agile development for incorporating UX into the decision making process. In this...

How Everyday Innovation Fuels Success

Innovation is daunting for most organizations. The elusive search for the ONE BIG...