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Increasing Motivation in Library Users

  Motivation is complex. Individuals choose to do things for reasons that are internal and external to themselves. As librarians, our jobs typically require us to work with people on a day-to-day basis and many of these interactions include answering questions,...

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20 Tech Trends in 60 Minutes

Librarians go way beyond books and use technology every day. But who has the time to keep up with all that’s changing? Fortunately, we do! In this 20 in 60 minutes program, Carrie Rogers-Whitehead will bring library staff up to speed with quick-based tech trends that...

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Creating Flyers in PowerPoint

Have you ever wondered about how you can use powerpoint to make a flyer? No? Well, Powerpoint has many capabilities beyond presentations! It can be used to make a rotating slideshow and signage for a kiosk or other digital media display, to create flyers, and even...

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Dealing with Toxic People

“The difficult people we encounter can be our greatest teachers.” ― Eileen Anglin There are challenges in dealing with people who bring toxicity to the interaction. One challenge is managing the impact it has on us – the other challenge is how to respond effectively –...

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Learning Management Systems – Online Education

Schools and universities around the world are teaching today's future leaders through online classroom environments.  They utilize a tool called a Learning Managment System to track student progress and performance throughout the course. In today's shifting landscape,...

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Twitch for Teens

"Twitch has become the next contender in the ring for video-based social media. Owned by Amazon.com, the service has over 15 million users active daily, watching or broadcasting. The platform offers an easy-to-use interface for live streaming. It also has a unique...

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