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Below are the webinars available in October. For more information and to register, visit the statewide CE calendar at https://maine-msl.libcal.com/calendar?cid=10791<https://gcc02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fmaine-msl.libcal.com%2Fcalendar%3Fcid%3D10791&data=04%7C01%7CElaine.M.Bissonnette%40maine.gov%7C79636659769041f61acc08d926bc7599%7C413fa8ab207d4b629bcdea1a8f2f864e%7C0%7C0%7C637583413419245461%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C1000&sdata=OozIc8WOEHDY9cMbzAJjrr4Y9pxzp9KL6A62en4JEM4%3D&reserved=0>. Remember, even if you can't make the scheduled webinar time, register anyway so you'll get the link to the recording.

ONLINE CONFERENCES
Thursday, Oct 7
School Library Journal Day of Dialog (School Library Journal)

Thursday, Oct 21
Libraries as Community Anchors (Library 2.021)

Thursday, Oct 21
Don't Call It a Comeback: Libraries @ the Center of Community Recovery (Library Journal)

Thursday, Oct 28
SLJ Summit: In Community (School Library Journal)

AT YOUR LEISURE - Pre-recorded webinars to view at your convenience
ProQuest Culturegrams training video (ProQuest)
CultureGrams provides country reports that go beyond mere facts and figures to deliver a one-of-a-kind perspective on daily life and culture, including the background, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people. (4 mins)
https://www.screencast.com/t/bgWlE9a1lrap<https://gcc02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.screencast.com%2Ft%2FbgWlE9a1lrap&data=04%7C01%7CElaine.M.Bissonnette%40maine.gov%7Cd393911f179a4e6cbdd708d9835c49a2%7C413fa8ab207d4b629bcdea1a8f2f864e%7C0%7C0%7C637685254931567841%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C1000&sdata=%2Bp7jIMdVUOcpdV7JI4BPsZMyPYueTKtO68jFb6H%2BKmM%3D&reserved=0>

Great Reads from Great Places: Natural World (Library of Congress)
Join Wyoming's Casey Rislov, author of "Rowdy Randy," and several other children's book authors for a panel discussion of how books open worlds for the reader -- particularly the Natural World. This video was produced as part of the 2021 National Book Festival. (48 mins)
https://bit.ly/3oe4hCz<https://gcc02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fbit.ly%2F3oe4hCz&data=04%7C01%7CElaine.M.Bissonnette%40maine.gov%7Cd393911f179a4e6cbdd708d9835c49a2%7C413fa8ab207d4b629bcdea1a8f2f864e%7C0%7C0%7C637685254931577799%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C1000&sdata=fXwt80QzBbQB8kSZhCe3lJPVITiitumEz%2BRp9SEagDY%3D&reserved=0>

That's Not What I Meant: Improving Your Online Communication Skills (Colorado State Library)
The internet offers a variety of communication channels that most of us are relying on during the Pandemic.  Personal relationships aside, poor online communication skills can harm your productivity and effectiveness. This means more emails, phone calls or repeated work when something is misunderstood.  In this session we will discuss simple ways to improve your online communication skills with both your co-workers and patrons. (60 mins)
https://www.librarieslearn.org/calendar/thats-not-what-i-meant-improving-your-online-communication-skills<https://gcc02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.librarieslearn.org%2Fcalendar%2Fthats-not-what-i-meant-improving-your-online-communication-skills&data=04%7C01%7CElaine.M.Bissonnette%40maine.gov%7Cd393911f179a4e6cbdd708d9835c49a2%7C413fa8ab207d4b629bcdea1a8f2f864e%7C0%7C0%7C637685254931577799%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C1000&sdata=06ZijkIJU3vBfqKiLI05cc3cFAcx6eDIu6fpvd71hoE%3D&reserved=0>

How Libraries Change Lives (TedxExeter)
Ciara Eastell makes a strong case for these places of transformation and possibility, arguing that in an era of fake news and loneliness, we need our libraries more than ever. (12 mins)
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How to: TikTok (Engaging Local Government Leaders)
Love it or hate it, there's no denying its popularity: TikTok beat out Facebook and WhatsApp to claim the spot of #1 most popular social app download in the world for 2020. Here's a closer look at the rapidly growing platform and how governments can leverage it to reach residents. (62 mins)
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PROGRAMS and EVENTS
ADVOCACY
Oct 20: Behind the Book Author Takeover with Sharon Draper (Follett)

ASSESSMENT & PLANNING
Oct 21: How to Decipher Your Web Analytics (and Use Them to Your Advantage) (Firespring)

CHILDREN & TEENS
Oct 5: Social Media Literacy: Purposeful Practice in Every Classroom (OK2Ask)
Oct 7: Behind the Book Author Takeover STUDENT EDITION with Soman Chainani (Follett)
Oct 16: Tech for Teens Club: Intro to Coding & Video Games (PACER Center)

COLLECTION DEVELOPMENT & MANAGEMENT
Oct 5: Winter Book Club Picks (Booklist)
Oct 8: Phenomenal Picture Books (Booklist)
Oct 12: Middle Grade Trends (Booklist)
Oct 12: Read Woke NONFICTION! (School Library Journal)
Oct 19: Spring 2022 Graphic Novel Preview (School Library Journal)
Oct 20: From the 19th Century to Today: Giving a Voice to People Through Time Using Stories Past and Present (Mackin)
Oct 27: The Read Woke Movement: What You Can Do Now in Your Library (Follett)

COMMUNICATION
That's Not What I Meant: Improving Your Online Communication Skills (Colorado State Library)
How to: TikTok (Engaging Local Government Leaders)

DIGITAL RESOURCES
ProQuest Culturegrams training video (ProQuest)
Oct 7: NoveList Plus Overview
Oct 19: DPLA Genealogy Webinar (Digital Public Library of America)

DEVELOPMENT & MANAGING CHANGE
How Libraries Change Lives (TedxExeter)
Oct 14: Making the Best of Bad Information (Colorado State Library)
Oct 20: The Well-being Road Map and the Essential Role of Emotional Intelligence (Training Industry)

EQUITY, DIVERSITY, & INCLUSION
Oct 6: The Queer Omaha Archives: The First 5 Years (Nebraska Library Commission)
Oct 12: Read Woke NONFICTION! (School Library Journal)
Oct 27: The Read Woke Movement: What You Can Do Now in Your Library (Follett)

FUNDRAISING
Oct 18: Start with Listening: Transform Your Fundraising with Donor Feedback (Nonprofit Learning Lab)
Oct 19: Grant Writing Bootcamp for Advanced Writers (Nonprofit Learning Lab)
Oct 28: How to Get Donor Visits and Navigate the Asking Process (Productive Fundraising)
Oct 28: The 3 Things to Make This Giving Tuesday Your Best Ever (Nonprofit Learning Lab)

LEGAL
Oct 14: Orientation to Legal Research Series: U.S. Case Law (Law Library of Congress)

LIBRARY SPACES
Oct 13: Library Design for Modern Human Behavior (Library Journal)

MANAGEMENT
Oct 20: The Well-being Road Map and the Essential Role of Emotional Intelligence (Training Industry)

OUTREACH & PARTNERSHIPS
Oct 6: Video Game Development for Library Activities and Outreach (Indiana State Library)
Oct 19: Public Libraries and Public Health: Partners for Community Health (WebJunction)

PROGRAMMING
Oct 6: Virtual Programming During COVID: What we Wished we had Known in Advance & What we Learned During the Process (Niche Academy)
Oct 6: Video Game Development for Library Activities and Outreach (Indiana State Library)
Oct 13: Relighting Your Programming Fire: Combatting Job-Related Burnout and Guilt to Make Programming Fun Again (Niche Academy)
Oct 16: Tech for Teens Club: Intro to Coding & Video Games (PACER Center)
Oct 20: Going Virtual: Programs and Insights from a Time of Crisis (Programming Librarian)

READERS' ADVISORY
Great Reads from Great Places: Natural World (Library of Congress)
Oct 5: Winter Book Club Picks (Booklist)
Oct 6: A Novel Afternoon: Middle Grade and YA Authors Share Their Stories (School Library Journal)
Oct 7: NoveList Plus Overview
Oct 8: Phenomenal Picture Books (Booklist)
Oct 12: Middle Grade Trends (Booklist)
Oct 12: Read Woke NONFICTION! (School Library Journal)
Oct 19: Spring 2022 Graphic Novel Preview (School Library Journal)
Oct 20: From the 19th Century to Today: Giving a Voice to People Through Time Using Stories Past and Present (Mackin)
Oct 27: The Read Woke Movement: What You Can Do Now in Your Library (Follett)

REFERENCE
Oct 14: Orientation to Legal Research Series: U.S. Case Law (Law Library of Congress)
Oct 19: DPLA Genealogy Webinar (Digital Public Library of America)

SCHOOL LIBRARIES
Oct 5: Social Media Literacy: Purposeful Practice in Every Classroom (OK2Ask)
Oct 6: A Novel Afternoon: Middle Grade and YA Authors Share Their Stories (School Library Journal)
Oct 7: Behind the Book Author Takeover STUDENT EDITION with Soman Chainani (Follett)
Oct 7: NoveList Plus Overview
Oct 8: Phenomenal Picture Books (Booklist)
Oct 12: Middle Grade Trends (Booklist)
Oct 12: Read Woke NONFICTION! (School Library Journal)
Oct 14: Making the Best of Bad Information (Colorado State Library)
Oct 14: How Did We Get Here? Analyzing Political Extremism with Primary Sources (Library Journal)
Oct 16: Tech for Teens Club: Intro to Coding & Video Games (PACER Center)
Oct 19: Spring 2022 Graphic Novel Preview (School Library Journal)
Oct 20: Behind the Book Author Takeover with Sharon Draper (Follett)
Oct 20: From the 19th Century to Today: Giving a Voice to People Through Time Using Stories Past and Present (Mackin)
Oct 27: Gameschooling: Using Board Games in the Classroom (Indiana State Library)
Oct 27: Pretty Sweet Tech (Nebraska Library Commission)
Oct 27: The Read Woke Movement: What You Can Do Now in Your Library (Follett)
Oct 27: AASL Town Hall: Leading Learning (American Association of School Librarians)

TECHNOLOGY
How to: TikTok (Engaging Local Government Leaders)
Oct 26: Free Online Tools to Increase Your Workflow & Productivity (Infopeople)
Oct 27: Pretty Sweet Tech (Nebraska Library Commission)
Oct 28: The Rise of the App: Integrating Rich Additional Content into Zoom, Webex, and MS Teams Sessions (InSync Training)

TRAINING & INSTRUCTION
Oct 7: Lights, Camera, Action: Behind the Scenes of Successful Virtual Events (Training Magazine Network)
Oct 14: Making the Best of Bad Information (Colorado State Library)
Oct 14: How Did We Get Here? Analyzing Political Extremism with Primary Sources (Library Journal)
Oct 27: Gameschooling: Using Board Games in the Classroom (Indiana State Library)

VOLUNTEERS
Oct 7: Creating a Culture of Volunteer Engagement (VolunteerMatch)
Oct 11: They're Not A Frill If You're Using Them Right: How to Save Money and Get More Done Using High-Skill Volunteers (Nonprofit Learning Lab)
Oct 13: Creating a Comprehensive and Engaging Volunteer Training Program (VolunteerMatch)

Elaine Bissonnette
Maine State Library

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