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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.

 

Helping Users Disconnect. Building an Exit Plan: Pulling the plug on your online life

Users often come to us to help fix their digital mistakes and help rebuild their online reputation. During this session, we will discuss how to help users and ourselves remove their online social media presence. Join Justin Denton, to learn how to erase that wild...
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Job Fairs: Yes, You Can!

  Have you ever wanted to conduct a job fair to help your community? Have you ever been discouraged from doing so? In this informative webinar, we will shine some light on the job fair process. Any library, including medium and smaller libraries, can host a job...
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Strategic Planning: Using Four Frame Analysis

  Strategic planning can be overwhelming but it doesn’t have to be! Learn how to apply Boleman and Deal’s Four Frame Analysis strategies to ascertain where your organization is, where it needs to go, and its barriers to success and bright spots to emulate. Dr....
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Creating Messages that Build Support for Libraries

  Libraries that can most effectively communicate their value to the community are less likely to lose funding and are more likely to have the support of local politicians and voters. In this presentation, PC Sweeney will discuss some of the most effective...
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Growing Your Brand with Social Media

Social media is everywhere these days, and if your library isn’t “plugged in,” then it is missing out on a huge marketing opportunity. In this webinar, we will discuss how a large portion of patrons experience their library’s culture and brand through their online...
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Come Together, Right Now: The Way We Collaborate to Ensure System Wide Thinking

  Collaboration is a vital part of making a library run in sync, while avoiding a sense of competition within the system. When library systems are spread out across large counties and cities, with multiple branches, the effectiveness of daily business, and long...
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Horror Readers’ Advisory: How to Help Your Scariest Patrons

Did you know that Halloween is only 6 months away? Now’s the perfect time to assess your horror collections and reacquaint yourself with this popular genre so that you are ready to handle the increase in demand come October. Join experienced Readers’ Advisor and...
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The Art of Email: Practicing Better Communication

Whether you are a newly-minted librarian or a senior administrator, communication is central to your work. You communicate with library users, with colleagues, and with stakeholders. And chances are, you wish you could communicate more effectively, especially when...
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Tuning Out the White Noise: Marketing Modern Libraries

Are you tired of wondering whether or not your marketing messages are really working? This interactive and informative webinar focuses on categorizing the way libraries communicate with their users, and then finding ways to turn the process away from a 'white noise'...
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Integrating Minecraft and MinecraftEDU into Curricular Lessons

In this session we'll explore different examples of how Minecraft and MinecraftEDU can be integrated into curricular lessons to enhance student engagement and learning. Slides and more:  http://stem.wesfryer.com/home/minecraft Original broadcast May 3, 2017 Biography...
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