Tag Archives: iPAC

Reminder: Free webinar on Ebola for librarians

Ebola

Reminder: On Friday, December 12, 2014, library leaders from the U.S. National Library of Medicine will host the free webinar “Ebola and Other Infectious Diseases: The Latest Information from the National Library of Medicine.” As a follow-up to the webinar they presented in October, librarians from the U.S. National Library of Medicine will be discussing how to provide effective services ... Read More »

Put your library on Digital Inclusion map before Dec 12!

Seattle Library

Last call! Add your voice now to a nationally representative study of public libraries and the roles they play in community digital inclusion. Participate in the 2014 Digital Inclusion Survey by December 12 to add your library to interactive community maps and support efforts to educate policymakers and the media about modern library services, resources and infrastructure. Participation in the ... Read More »

Archive webinar available: Giving legal advice to patrons

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An archive of the free webinar “Lib2Gov.org: Connecting Patrons with Legal Information” is now available. Hosted jointly by the American Library Association (ALA) and iPAC, the webinar was designed to help library reference staff build confidence in responding to legal inquiries. Watch the webinar The session offers information on laws, legal resources and legal reference practices. Participants will learn how ... Read More »

Free webinar: The latest on Ebola

Ebola

As the Ebola outbreak continues, the public must sort through all of the information being disseminated via the news media and social media. In this rapidly evolving environment, librarians are providing valuable services to their communities as they assist their users in finding credible information sources on Ebola, as well as other infectious diseases. On Tuesday, December 12, 2014, library ... Read More »

Reminder: Free webinar “Giving legal advice to patrons”

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Reminder: To help reference staff build confidence in responding to legal inquiries, the American Library Association (ALA) and iPAC will host the free webinar “Lib2Gov.org: Connecting Patrons with Legal Information” on Wednesday, November 12, 2014, from 2:00—3:00 p.m. EDT. The session will offer information on laws, legal resources and legal reference practices. Participants will learn how to handle a law ... Read More »