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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...

Library Education Webinars

Webinar: How to Handle Angry Customers

Originally presented Dec 12, 2018 In this one-hour webinar, Andrew Sanderbek takes a look at how we create stories around our experience with angry li...

Library Education Webinars

Webinar: Adding Value to Libraries, Archives, and Museums

Value is at the core of every organization's purpose. Without value, organizations die. Libraries (and museums, archives, and galleries) have traditio...

Library Education Webinars

Webinar: Harnessing the Power of Google

Everyone knows how to use Google to conduct research, right? Wrong! There's a lot more to using this popular search engine than most people know. In t...

Library Education Webinars

Webinar: Cultivating Connected Learning--Library Programs for Youth

Learning doesn't just happen in the classroom—it happens everywhere. The connected learning model supports this principle, asserting that young people...

Library Education Webinars

Webinar: Creating the Sustainable Public Library

In this one-hour webinar, Dr. Gary Shaffer, former library director and author of Creating the Sustainable Public Library, will show how to transform ...

Library Education Webinars

Webinar: Public Service Loan Forgiveness

Student loan debt levels are at record highs, estimated at nearly $1.5 trillion, and over 44 million Americans impacted by student loans.  Chances are...

Academy Champions

Niche Academy Teams Up with Pressreader

We have a new agreement with PressReader that we're pretty happy about.