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10.22.2019 - The Ohio Ethics Law: It's Everybody's Business!
County: This lively session will help public officials and employees in understanding how to identify and avoid acting on potential conflicts of interest.  It will also provide information regarding ethics prohibitions related to public contracts and . . .
10.23.2019 - Hosting a Wikipedia Edit-a-thon in Your Library
County: In this webinar, you will learn the basics for holding a Wikipedia Edit-a-thon in your library. Edit-a-thons are a great programming activity for adults, or an opportunity to partner with a local organization. The presenter will share what worked and . . .
10.24.2019 - Coping with Change
County: Summit Change has become a part of everyday working life, yet how those changes are managed on a personal basis and how our own personal attitudes to change are intrinsically linked is not always easy to understand.  This seminar teaches how to handle . . .
10.30.2019 - Reference Network Meeting: A Tour of University Circle
County: Cuyahoga Here is an opportunity to see some special libraries in person.  The Reference Network Meeting will start with a tour of University Circle Libraries.  . . .
10.30.2019 - Adult Book Buzz with Penguin Random House
County: Join Amanda Fensch, Sales Manager with Penguin Random House, as she discusses the upcoming titles you need to know about.  These previews will help you know what books will be the hottest titles of the upcoming season and be prepared to answer . . .
10.30.2019 - IT Network
County: Trumbull 1st talk: Pineapple and Kali: A Match Made in Hacker Heaven: . . .
11.6.2019 - Kids and YA Book Buzz with Penguin Random House
County: Join Amanda Fensch, Sales Manager with Penguin Random House, as she discusses the upcoming kids and YA titles you need to know about.  These previews will help you know what books will be the hottest titles of the upcoming season and be prepared . . .
11.7.2019 - Final Day of the New Supervisors' Academy
County: Summit Thursday, November 7, 2019 . . .
11.8.2019 - Small Libraries Network
County: Ashland Here is an opportunity to talk with staff and management of small libraries.  Come and share your challenges and success stories.
11.12.2019 - Day for Circ Staff: It's All About Myers Briggs and Working as a Team
County: Cuyahoga The morning will start with Understanding Your Myers-Briggs Personality Type. . . .
11.13.2019 - Creating a Culture of Yes
County: The immortal Kurt Vonnegut said, "The America I love still exists at the front desks of our public libraries." In this webinar, you can discover at least three ways to shift your library from good enough to unexpectedly amazing, and take . . .
11.14.2019 - Presenting 101
County: Summit Have you been asked to present a breakout session at a conference, a short presentation about the library, a webinar or even a workshop?  Then this workshop is for you. . . .
11.15.2019 - 2019 Hottest Tech Toys for the Holidays
County: It’s that time of year again!  It's the time that everyone begins their search to find the best toys for their loved one, friends, or even themselves.  Learn about the new emerging tech products that your patrons may likely want, have . . .
11.19.2019 - Facilitation Skills Workshop
County: Summit This workshop is designed to teach the skills necessary to facilitate group interactions to achieve a successful conversation or discussion of a topic.  Facilitation skills training will include the four essential functions of high quality . . .
11.20.2019 - The Unified Desk-Customer Service at Its Best
County: Can circulation staff and librarians coexist? Can you manage the fact that the public thinks ALL library staff are librarians?  Is it possible to exchange ego for an expanded library experience?  . . .
11.21.2019 - Teaching Better Behavior: Social-Emotional Learning in Library Programming
County: Social-emotional learning (SEL), despite having been around for a few decades now, is still mysterious to many people. In this webinar, we will demystify the jargon so you can learn the basics of social-emotional learning and how to incorporate them . . .
12.4.2019 - Spanish in a Pinch for Library Staff
County: This webinar will provide an introduction into the Spanish language as well as the people that speak it. You will be provided with short cuts and an understanding of the basics of the language. Know the essential phrases that can breach some of the . . .
12.5.2019 - Unconscious Bias & Micro Messages
County: Summit This foundational workshop serves as a starting point for diversity and inclusion programming.  It explores the phenomena of unconscious bias and how professionals can minimize its effects on employee and customer/client relations. Participants . . .
12.10.2019 - To Tag, or Not to Tag? Implementing RFID at Your Library
County: RFID promises to revolutionize circulation at your library, from checkout and returns to inventory and security. But once the equipment is installed, what does it really take to place an individually encoded RFID tag on every one of the thousands of . . .
12.11.2019 - Teen Programming: A Mover & Shaker's Recipe for Impact and Success
County: Courtney Saldana is the Assistant Director of the Ontario City Library.  She spent the first eight years of her career working for and with teens.  In 2016, Courtney was recognized as a "Change Agent" as a 2016 Library . . .