Free CE and Training This Week – June 3-5

Weekly listing sourced primarily from Wyoming State Library Training Calendar with free training online, and free Texas workshops, updated as new events are added. See what’s happening on the CE calendar. Confirm the date and time when you register, or follow links for archive information. Events listed in Central Time


Wednesday, Jun. 3 (12-1 p.m.)
Turning Your Supporters Into Fundraisers: Helping Stakeholders Make The Ask (Network for Good)

Are your board members hesitant to ask their networks for money? Do you struggle to enlist your current donors as fundraisers? Now, more than ever, organizations need to engage their closest supporters acting as effective fundraisers on their behalf. Join Alyssa Wright for tips and tactics to help all your stakeholders make the ask now, during COVID-19 and in the years after.

For more information and to register, visit: https://www.networkforgood.com/webinars/


Wednesday, Jun. 3 (1-1:45 p.m.)
Identity and Remote Work- How Do You Stay Secure? (GovLoop)

Join us online to learn how identity and access management (IAM) solutions can help organizations build a security framework as they work remotely and when they return to the office.

For more information and to register, visit: https://www.govloop.com/training/


Wednesday, Jun. 3 (1-2 p.m.)
Reflecting on Using Primary Sources to Meet the Needs of Diverse Learners (Library of Congress)

Identify points in the typical U.S. History curriculum (such as Antebellum Reforms, early 20th century Immigration, and Post WWII social movements) to infuse elements of this history. Access a wealth of primary sources, free curriculum, and communities of support. Gain practical strategies and tools to make history truly accessible for ALL learners–especially students with disabilities.

For more information and to register, visit: https://www.loc.gov/teachers/professionaldevelopment/webinar/?loclr=blogtea


Wednesday, Jun. 3 (2-3 p.m.)
Curious About Supervision: The Resume (Colorado State Library)

How to ensure that your resume and interview reflect the supervisory point of view.

For more information and to register, visit: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/3590222530390009616


Thursday, Jun. 4 (11-12 a.m.)
Ideas for Distance Learning and Back to School (AbleNet)

Today, making distance learning work for everyone is one of your most important challenges. Our goal now is to give students a sense of normalcy, to keep them active, engaged, and moving forward so that when we do get back to school it is a smooth transition back into the classroom. AbleNet is excited to present a session that will share EZ TECH ideas for use now and when back to the classroom.

For more information and to register, visit: https://www.ablenetinc.com/resources/live_webinars


Thursday, Jun. 4 (12-1 p.m.)
The Making and Molding of High Potential Talent (Training Industry)

Join us for this complimentary Training Industry webinar, sponsored by Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU). Your host, Dr. Kristal Walker, principal consultant at 3C’s Training Group will share best practices for identifying high performers who have the potential to transform into innovative organizational leaders.

For more information and to register, visit: https://trainingindustry.com/webinar/


Thursday, Jun. 4 (1-2 p.m.)
The marketing value proposition: Why buy-in makes all the difference (OCLC)

Marketing communications is no longer a nice-to-have, it’s a must-have. And internal buy-in for its role in your organization and why it matters are critical. Hear from three library marketing leaders about their experiences building marketing buy-in and how their approaches have evolved in light of the new and challenging COVID-19 landscape.

For more information and to register, visit: https://www.oclc.org/en/events.html


Thursday, Jun. 4 (1-2 p.m.)
Fall 2020 Book Buzz with Your Favorite Publishers (School Library Journal)

Summer will be over before we know it! Join this powerhouse panel of publishing insiders for a lively conversation highlighting inspiring titles that are sure to become favorites and have your readers FALLING in love.

For more information and to register, visit: https://www.slj.com/?subpage=Events&eventtype=webcasts


Thursday, Jun. 4 (1-2:30 p.m.)
How PubMed Works: Introduction (National Network of Libraries of Medicine)

Learn about what PubMed is and what’s included in it. We’ll explore how to find the original research that is the basis for a news article and we’ll spend time searching for articles by a specific author and searching on a specific subject. We’ll do exercises to narrow results to a more specific set of results. And lastly, we’ll explore the Advanced Search Builder and search history.

For more information and to register, visit: https://nnlm.gov/training/classes-by-availability-scheduled


Thursday, Jun. 4 (1:30-2:30 p.m.)
Storytelling for Impact (Firespring)

Join Firespring CMO Angie Kubicek as she goes through tips, techniques and tools to help the modern marketer tell better and more impactful stories to activate their audiences around ideas and actions.

For more information and to register, visit: https://www.firespring.com/resources/webinars/


Thursday, Jun. 4 (2-3 p.m.)
Leadership Character Is Key in a COVID-19 World (Training Magazine Network)

In this webinar, we will cover the specific actions that high-performing organizations are taking to develop both the heart and skills of leaders and strengthen their organization’s future.

For more information and to register, visit: https://www.trainingmagnetwork.com/calendar


Friday, Jun. 5 (12-1:30 p.m.)
COVID-19 and Collections Care (Federal Depository Library Program)

This 90-minute webinar will include background information on the coronavirus and CDC guidelines while introducing participants to recommendations for mitigating risks related to handling and care of collections materials.

For more information and to register, visit: https://www.fdlp.gov/about-the-fdlp/fdlp-events-calendar


Friday, Jun. 5 (1-2 p.m.)
Amazing Audiobooks for Summer and Beyond (Booklist)

Listen up! We know you love to read, but why not give your eyeballs a break and pop in your earbuds for some amazing audiobooks? Timed to coincide with the start of Audiobook Month, this webinar will spotlight exciting new and forthcoming audiobooks from Books on Tape, ECW Press, and Naxos AudioBooks, plus industry data and insights from nonprofit arts organization L.A. Theatre Works.

For more information and to register, visit: https://www.booklistonline.com/webinars


Friday, Jun. 5 (1-2 p.m.)
6 Essentials for Teams That Work (Effectiveness Institute)

High-performing teams tap into and activate the strengths of every team member and build an environment rich with trust and respect. In this engaging, 1-hour webinar you’ll discover the 6 characteristics that are found in high-performance teams. These characteristics allow for open communication and cohesiveness, which enables a team to rise to its full potential and overcome any obstacle to achieve desired results.

For more information and to register, visit: https://effectivenessinstitute.com/upcoming-events/

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