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Recent Updates

3/27/19. New Credo Webinars
Added two 20 minute webinars in April, from Credo Reference

3/22/19. New TexShare & ILL Overview Workshop
An in-person workshop in Eagle Pass, TX presented by TSLAC staff

2/26/19. New Credo Workshop Series.
This May, Credo will offer their Introduction to Credo Reference workshop at eight locations across Texas.



Upcoming Face-to-face Workshops


Overview of the TexShare Databases and Interlibrary Loan Program
May 17, 2019 - Eagle Pass, TX

In this in-person workshop, Russlene Waukechon, TexShare E-Resources Coordinator gives an overview of the TexShare Electronic Resources, and reviews several popular resources. The workshop is open to staff from all TexShare member libraries. Workshop will focus on resources of interest to public libraries but, academic library interests can be addressed as well during the workshop. Sara Hayes, Interlibrary Loan Program Coordinator, will also be presenting on the TSLAC Statewide ILL program.

Details and Registration


Introduction to Credo Reference
May 2019

The Credo Complete Core Collection is one-stop exploratory search platform containing over 1,000 full-text reference titles, plus thousands of images and videos - making it a great starting point for homework and school projects, academic research, job search preparation, and other reference needs.

This in-person workshop will serve as a general overview of Credo Reference, give a full platform tour, and discuss how to get the most usage out of this reference service at your library.

Locations and Registration



Upcoming TexShare Webinars


Finding Art Content in Credo Reference
Monday, March 25, 2019. 10:00 AM Central Time

Join us for a 20 minute overview of Art Reference materials.  By the end of this short demonstration, you will be able to:

  • Locate Credo's Art reference content including the over 500,000 images
  • Locate short videos on art history 
  • Create a bookshelf of favorite art reference and video content which will be bookmarkable and linkable

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Credo Reference: What are Topic Pages?
Tuesday, March 26, 2019. 2:00 PM Central Time

Join us for a 20 minute micro-training about Credo's Topic Pages. All Texshare accounts have access to customized Topic Pages. Learn how to use them effectively with researchers and see how you can tailor the customizations to your library.

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5 Quick Tips to Enhance Summer Reading Programs from TeachingBooks.net
Tuesday, April 2, 2019. 11:00 – 11:20 PM Central Time

Join us for the 20-minute mini-webinar for tips and tools to add to your summer programming bag of tricks.

  1. Hooks for Books: trailers, movies, book reading
  2. Activities: reader’s theater, interactive displays
  3. Talk about it: resources for book discussions
  4. Storytime: meet authors, book readings and activities
  5. Read together: tools for family reading and summer support

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Finding Current & Controversial Topics in Credo
Monday, April 22, 2019. 10:00 - 10:20 AM Central Time


Find fact based information on current global issues with Credo's Real Time Reference content.

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Credo & LibGuides Integration
Tuesday, April 23, 2019. 2:00 - 2:20 PM Central Time

See how to embed and add content to your LibGuides and take a tour of Credo's remade LibGuides.

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Looking for more? Check out past webinars here.


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