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Library Education Webinars

Webinar: Best Practices for Developing Employees' Soft Skills

Originally presented December 5, 2019 In this one-hour webinar Dr. Benjamin Garner explores several aspects surrounding soft skills training using e-l...

Library Education Webinars

Webinar: Information Literacy and Libraries in the Age of Fake News

Originally presented November 15, 2019 In today’s fast-paced news cycle, knowing what information to trust is more important than ever before, but man...

Library Education Webinars

Webinar: Library Security Solutions

Originally presented October 21, 2019 Dr. Steve Albrecht, a nationally recognized workplace violence expert and the author of the 2015 ALA book, Libra...

New Features

Introduction to sequence

This week, we’ve released the first steps in a project we call “Sequence”. Our vision for Sequence is a light and easy-to-use authoring tool.  Here is...

Library Education Webinars

Webinar: Optimizing Your Instruction for the Online Learner

Originally presented October 9, 2019 Engaging and connecting with online learners poses unique opportunities and challenges for librarians, instructio...

Library Education Webinars

Webinar: Staying Relevant in the Library Profession

Originally presented September 11, 2019 Do you struggle to keep abreast of changes in your job, emerging technologies, or the library and information ...

Library Education The Future of Libraries

Information Literacy Perceptions Survey Results

Summary Over the last 2 decades, academic libraries have experienced dramatic transformations. The need for some services that were once essential to ...

The Future of Libraries

Library Education Perceptions Survey

Many thoughtful and well informed people have proposed new visions and ways forward for libraries in the dramatically altered information landscape of...

Library Education Webinars

Webinar: Serving Individuals with Autism

Originally presented July 15, 2019 Over half a million individuals on the autism spectrum will become adults in the next 10 years. However, there is a...

Library Education Webinars

Webinar: Making Surveys Work for Your Library

The 21st century culture of librarianship is responsive and innovative; we strive to be indispensable. To create the libraries our patrons need, libra...

Library Education Webinars

Webinar: From Inspiration to Evaluation - Guidelines for Tutorial Creators

Originally presented June 5, 2019 Here at Niche Academy, we've always wanted to make it easier for people to create their own training and we've been ...

Library Education Webinars

Webinar: Practicing Intellectual Freedom in Libraries

Originally presented May 15, 2019 In this free one-hour webinar, Shannon Oltmann lasy out a framework for understanding and practicing intellectual fr...

Library Education Webinars

Webinar: Adult Learning in the Library

Originally presented April 24, 2019 In this free one-hour webinar, Jessica Curtis will cover the basics of adult learning theory and demonstrate how i...

Library Education Webinars

Webinar: Future Proof Your Team

Originally presented March 13, 2019 In this free one-hour webinar, Catherine Hakala-Ausperk offers real solutions to library leaders feeling overwhelm...

Library Education Webinars

Webinar: Digital Citizenship

Originally presented Feb 6, 2019 In this free one-hour webinar, Carrie Rogers-Whitehead, founder of Digital Respons-Ability, discusses digital citizen...