Training by Location



7.27.2017 - Microsoft Windows 10
County: Summit This course offers an overview of Windows 10; including a walkthrough of the all new start menu, new features, hotkeys (keyboard shortcuts), and much more. The course will also allow hands-on-time on the supplied Windows 10 workstations equipped with . . .
7.27.2017 - Cloud Computing
County: Summit This course focuses on introduction to cloud computing to help develop the conceptual understanding of cloud technology. We will then define Cloud computing using historical examples of where we came from the last tier of Information resolution in . . .
8.1.2017 - Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
County: Cuyahoga STEAM is an educational approach to learning that uses Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Mathematics as access points for guiding inquiry, dialogue, and critical thinking. The end results are students who take thoughtful risks, engage in . . .
8.2.2017 - The Librarian as Candidate: How to Activate Voters and Constituents for Support
County: Voters, constituents, and donors behave the way they do specific reasons, and very little of it has to do with what "library conventional wisdom" says. Most of what drives their behavior—at the polls, when you ask them to advocate, or . . .
8.3.2017 - Digital Projects: How to Get Started
County: Richland In the morning we will touch upon the nuts and bolts of building a digitization program. We’ll start from the very beginning as we discuss the reasons why you want to start scanning, the equipment and knowledge potentially needed, and workflows . . .
8.9.2017 - Soft Skills for Strong Management: Cultivating Good Critical Thinking
County: Soft Skills for Strong Management: Cultivating Good Critical Thinking . . .
8.15.2017 - Readers' Advisory Network: A Genre Sampling
County: Cuyahoga Don’t miss NEO-RLS’s Readers Advisory Networking Event.  This will be a genre sampling to include, SciFi/Fantasy, Urban Fantasy and True Crime.  Here is in an opportunity to share ideas on readers advisory and get your questions . . .
8.16.2017 - Time Management: Yours and Theirs
County: Almost everyone has more to do than they can get to in any one day.  When you become a manager/supervisor you generally inherit even more things to do in even less time.  Poor personal time management skills take a toll on us as individuals . . .
8.17.2017 - A Day for Circulation Staff: Change is All Around Us--Canfield
County: Mahoning Other dates and locations for A Day for Circ Staff . . .
8.22.2017 - Beyond "Lean In"
County: Summit In this half-day interactive session, participants are encouraged to share their own experiences in the library workforce. The facilitators will lead discussion on how to strategize for career advancement and enact positive change for women in . . .
8.23.2017 - If It's Broke, Fix It: Handling Leftover Challenges Effectively
County: If It’s Broke Fix It: Handling Leftover Challenges Effectively . . .
8.24.2017 - Marketing and Graphic Design for Libraries
County: Summit Learn the basics about marketing and graphic design for your library. The marketing team from the Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library will discuss how they rebranded their library, create multi-media marketing materials, and handle social media, web . . .
8.30.2017 - The Library as Cause: Lessons from Winning Campaigns
County: . . .
8.30.2017 - How Librarians are Ending Youth Homelessness
County: Youth homelessness is a growing problem in many communities.  Greater Cincinnati is lucky in that there are a number of unique strategies and partnerships addressing youth homelessness.  Libraries are an important part of the solution. . . .
8.31.2017 - Device Audiobooks and eBooks (iPad or Android)
County: Summit This course presents an overview of eBooks and audiobooks. Topics include: installing the OverDrive Media Console app, creating an Adobe ID, and authorizing your device for EPUB titles. In the audiobooks side; the course will cover initial setup, . . .
8.31.2017 - Troubleshooting Devices
County: Summit This course offers an in-depth approach to troubleshooting common user and device problems associated with your digital content. This could include downloading, installing, playing, transferring, and much more. The course will also help staff assist . . .
9.6.2017 - Legal Reference Guidelines & Basic Legal Research Resources
County: This webinar will discuss guidelines for legal reference services, as well as review key secondary and primary resources for legislative, administrative, and case law in federal, Ohio, and county/municipal jurisdictions.  The session will also . . .
9.7.2017 - A Day for Circulation Staff: Change is All Around Us--Chesterland
County: Geauga Other dates and locations for A Day for Circ Staff . . .
9.8.2017 - Measuring for Success using Data Visualization
County: Lorain Does looking at your library’s usage statistics make your head spin? Libraries often collect dozens of outputs every month yet wonder what they actually communicate about meaningful impact. As traditional measures of success like circulation . . .
9.12.2017 - Fiscal Officers Networking Event
County: Summit Join your peers for a lively discussion of the latest issues facing fiscal officers. . . .
9.12.2017 - PR Networking Event
County: Geauga Join your fellow peers for a lively round table discussion about public relations.  Bring your challenges and successes to share with the group. . . .
9.13.2017 - Battle of the Books
County: Featured Presenters: . . .
9.13.2017 - Microsoft Word 2016
County: Summit Learn Microsoft Word with hands-on training. This Microsoft Word course reviews, Ribbons, the ruler, table of contents creation, inserting pictures and clipart and much more. . . .
9.13.2017 - Microsoft Outlook 2016
County: Summit Learn more about Outlook.  This course will briefly introduce you to setting up an account, differences between POP3 and IMAP services.  We will then focus on using Outlook features that go beyond simply sending email.  We will focus . . .
9.13.2017 - Microsoft OneNote
County: Summit Learn Microsoft OneNote with hands-on training. Microsoft OneNote is a digital notebook application for capturing, storing, and sharing all kinds of information. You will learn how to embed videos, take notes from the web, capture images, and more. . . .
9.19.2017 - 2017 Membership Meeting and Appreciation Breakfast
County: Summit We want to show our appreciation and keep you informed.  Please join us for breakfast on September 19th.  You will meet the new Board of Trustees, hear what we have been doing this past fiscal year and find out what is planned moving . . .
9.20.2017 - Help Me Out Here: Vendor Participation in Library Marketing Efforts
County: . . .
9.21.2017 - Making the Connection: Public Library and School Collaborations
County:  Join us for a day of learning as we hear from different libraries on how they are collaborating with their local schools. . . .
9.26.2017 - Managing Generational Differences in Times of Change
County: Summit Join us for an interactive workshop exploring the challenges associated with managing library personnel who span several age cohorts.   Participants will be encouraged to articulate their concerns especially as they are informed by past . . .
9.27.2017 - Speaking of Technology: Optimizing Communication between Library and IT Employees
County: Geauga Communication as a two-way street is always important but it is absolutely critical when working on technical projects or problems where a shared vocabulary may be absent.  Ensure the success of your next technical project or the quick . . .
9.28.2017 - Cultural Intelligence
County: Cuyahoga Culture influences each person’s thoughts, beliefs, perceptions, feelings, and behaviors.  Our interactions with people across cultures are therefore open to a wide range of interpretations that are dependent upon each individual’s . . .
9.29.2017 - Early Literacy 101-An Ohio Ready to Read Workshop
County: Summit Cost: $15 for all for facility use and amenities . . .
9.29.2017 - HR Networking Event
County: Lorain Cost:   $15 for all . . .
10.10.2017 - The Political Librarian (Academic Libraries): Setting the Stage
County: The landscape for higher education funding, both overall, and specific to academic libraries, has been radically re-shaped by broader changes in U.S. politics and in the U.S. economy. What are the implications of the “new normal” in . . .
10.12.2017 - Microsoft Excel 2016
County: Summit Learn Microsoft Excel with hands-on training.  This Microsoft Excel course will teach you how to do calculations in Excel, understand the 4 most commonly used formulas, data types,  sort data, format the sheet for printing, and much . . .
10.17.2017 - If You Know More, You'll Find More: A Cataloger's Tips on Getting the Most from Your Catalog
County: “Why can’t I find it?” “Don’t we have anything on this?” If you’ve ever been frustrated by searching your library’s catalog, this is the program you need to learn more about how to search effectively. . . .
10.18.2017 - Library Workplace Safety Program
County: Lake An in-depth overview and discussion of key components that might be included in a  Library's Workplace Safety Program. . . .
10.23.2017 - Back to the Book XVIII: Doorways into Reading
County: s This is the 18th year for Back to the Book.  We are pleased to be welcoming back Nancy Pearl.  The morning will feature Nancy's presentation: . . .
10.25.2017 - PR/Marketer in your Pocket
County: Library staff members have become great photographers for their library, snapping fantastic pictures or videos on the fly for their library event, program or patrons using their phone or tablet.  But what do you do with those pictures after . . .
10.31.2017 - The Political Librarian (Academic Libraries):Building the Campus Coalition for Funding Success
County: It is critical for academic library leaders to understand and anticipate changing budget models and funding formulas on their campuses. To succeed in the future, most important development or advancement work you do each year should be with . . .
11.15.2017 - A Day for Circulation Staff: Change is All Around Us--Avon Lake
County: Lorain Other dates and locations for A Day for Circ Staff . . .