TexShare Training

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TexShare Update Webinars

TexShare Update: Strategic Plans, Budget, and More SBEC logo
September 28, 2016

Join us for a TexShare Update session for timely updates about the TexShare program. This month we will have an opportunity to hear from Mark Smith, Director and State Librarian, about the results of TexShare and resource sharing strategic planning sessions held over the past year and how they have impacted the state library’s budget request for the 2018-2019 biennium.

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0.5 TSLAC CE hours, SBEC-eligible (provider #500799)

 

Vendor Contacts for Training

Vendor Training Contact Phone
AMDigital Ben Cartwright 312-445-6290
EBSCO Lisa Dennis 800-653-2726  x2087
Gale LuAnn Harrison 800-877-4253
LearningExpress Shana Ashwood 800-295-9556  x6433 
ProQuest Arta Kabashi 940-999-0927
TexShare Russlene Waukechon 800-252-9386

 

Upcoming Face-to-face Workshops

TeachingBooks.net

Classes from August 2 - 15, 2017

Bring books to life!
From videos filmed in authors’ studios, lesson plans, book trailers, and vocabulary lists get ready to access resources that will expand reading experiences for all patrons and students.

Learning Objective:  Attendees will discover online materials to engage and deepen connections to books read by homeschoolers and supporting literature exploration for all patrons.

Agenda:

  • Meet-the Author Resources: Movies, Book Readings, ANPs
  • Book Resource Pages: layout, features: lesson plans, book trailers, vocab.com, interviews, links
  • Author Specific Resources
  • Create custom reading lists to enhance programs and displays
  • Sharing Tools support Reader’s Advisory

CE Credit: 3 TSLAC CE hours

Target Audience: Any TexShare library – particularly youth services staff, reference staff in public libraries and academic education libraries

Visit this page for more information and to register

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Upcoming Vendor-based Webinars

 

EBSCO - TEXSHARE ONLINE TRAINING SCHEDULE - 2016-2017                  

View Past EBSCO Webinars Here!

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GALE CENGAGE GROUP - TEXSHARE ONLINE TRAINING SCHEDULE - 2016-2017

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LEARNING EXPRESS LIBRARY | An EBSCO Company

View Past LearningExpress Webinars Here!

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PRONUNCIATOR - TEXSHARE ONLINE TRAINING SCHEDULE - 2016-2017      

Pronunciator Accessibility Options (30 minutes)
August 4, 2017 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM CST

Join us for this overview of accessibility options in Pronunciator's web-based and mobile-based apps. We will review available options and cover their key features.

Register Here

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Pronunciator Power User Tips and Tricks (30 minutes)
September 1, 2017 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM CST

Come join us for an overview of Pronunciator's power user tips and tricks. We'll cover the various ways that you and your patrons can get the most out of this in-depth resource.

Register Here

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View Past Pronunciator Webinars Here!

 

PROQUEST ONLINE TRAINING SCHEDULE 2017

View Past ProQuest Webinars Here!

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TEACHING BOOKS ONLINE TRAINING SCHEDULE - 2017     

View Past Teaching Books Webinars Here!

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TexShare Training in a Box

Basic Homework Help

All the elements an instructor needs to conduct a 3-hour class on using the TexShare Databases to help K-12 students with homework-related questions.

Instructor Guide (PDF 883K)

Participant Guide (PDF 903K)

Homework Help Lesson 1 - covers the search process
Homework Help Lesson 2 - covers common databases for homework
Assessment - practice questions
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Basic TexShare Reference

All the elements an instructor needs to conduct a 3-hour class on using the TexShare Databases for Basic Reference. This course is geared towards staff members with little knowledge of databases.

Instructor Guide (Word |PDF)

Participant Guide (Word |PDF)

Powerpoints:
Basic Reference Lesson 1 - covers the search process
Basic Reference Lesson 2 - covers common databases for reference
Assessment - practice questions
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For PDF documents - obtain free Adobe PDF reader here.
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