Past Webinars (Ineligible for CE Credit)

September 1 2021 - August 31 2022

Webinars available here are for informational/reference purposes ONLY and are ineligible for continuing education credit.

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Date and Time Webinar Description & Materials
August 30 2022
11am-12pm CST

TexShare Resources Updates

TSLAC staff will share information about the results of the recent e-resources solicitation, including updates to the TexShare Databases resource list and a timeline for changes.

0 TSLAC CE hours

August 10 2022
10-11:30am CST

Next Steps: Managing your FY23 TSLAC Grant

Congratulations! Your library was awarded a FY23 Competitive grant (Regional ILS Cooperative, Special Projects, Texas Reads, or TexTreasures) through the Texas State Library & Archives Commission. But what happens next? TSLAC Grants Administrator, Bethany Wilson, and Dominic Gonzales, Grant Coordinator, will answer most of your questions about what to do next. In this webinar, you will learn what you can expect during the grant period related to training, the funding process, the contract, reporting, and more.

0 TSLAC CE hours

May 11 2022
2-3pm CST

Next Steps Managing the CAP Award Grant

Congratulations! Your library was awarded an CAP grant (Community Advancement Package) through the Texas State Library & Archives Commission. But what happens next? TSLAC Grants Administrator, Bethany Wilson, and Dominic Gonzales, Grant Coordinator, will answer most of your questions about what to do next. In this webinar, you will learn what you can expect during the grant period related to training, the funding process, the contract, reporting, and more.

0 TSLAC CE hours

May 3 2022
10-11am CST

FY 2022 ILL Lending Reimbursement Program Overview for Texas Libraries

Texas State Library staff provide information about participation in the FY 2022 ILL Lending Reimbursement Program: Opting in, completing and submitting required forms, and the Grant Management System (GMS). Please contact Sara Hayes at shayes@tsl.texas.gov for more information.

0 TSLAC CE hours

May 3 2022
10-11am CST

FY 2022 ILL Lending Reimbursement Program Overview for Texas Libraries

Texas State Library staff provide information about participation in the FY 2022 ILL Lending Reimbursement Program: Opting in, completing and submitting required forms, and the Grant Management System (GMS). Please contact Sara Hayes at shayes@tsl.texas.gov for more information.

0 TSLAC CE hours

Feb 22/23 2022
2-3pm/ 10-11am CST

Statewide Interlibrary Loan: Upcoming Training and Future Changes

Please join TSLAC’s Statewide Interlibrary Loan Coordinator, Sara Hayes, for a webinar to discuss upcoming training opportunities based on the responses to the recent ILL satisfaction survey, as well as changes to the program that will be coming over the next few years. All library staff are welcome to participate. The webinar will be recorded for those unable to attend one of the live sessions, a link to the recording will be sent to all registrants. You may send any questions to Sara Hayes at shayes@tsl.texas.gov.

0 TSLAC CE hours

Jan 26 2022
10-11am CST

Introducing TSLAC Community Advancement Packages (CAP)

We are excited to announce the opening of the TSLAC Community Advancement Packages (CAP) Grant Program. Join us on Wednesday, January 26, from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. for a webinar to introduce a new grant program provided by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC). In this webinar, TSLAC staff Bethany Wilson, Grant Coordinator, Laura Tadena, Equity and Inclusion Consultant, and Patrick Lloyd, Community Resilient Consultant, will provide a funding overview and essential details about the grant program and award information. Attendees will learn about Community Advancement Packages (CAP) designed to help libraries respond directly to identified community needs by purchasing items that will support and advance community development through library-sponsored programming and services. Each Community Advancement Package is designed to include eligible items that will assist libraries as they expand community services in specifically targeted areas. We will also answer questions from attendees and provide instructions on how to apply for the grant.

0 TSLAC CE hours

Jan 12 2022
2-3:30pm CST

Applying for TSLAC Competitive Grants: What You Need to Know for FY 2023

TSLAC's Grant Team will discuss agency expectations and requirements for the 2023 competitive grant proposals and strategies on how to meet those expectations. The discussion will include a review of the funding priorities, as well as the types of information to be submitted in the proposals.

0 TSLAC CE hours

Nov 10 2021
10-11:30am CDT

Next Steps: Managing your TSLAC ARPA Grant

Congratulations! You were awarded an ARPA grant (Texas Supports Libraries, Texas Digital Navigators, Texas Telehealth) through the Texas State Library & Archives Commission. But what happens next? TSLAC Grants Administrator, Bethany Wilson, and Erica McCormick, Program Coordinator, will answer most of your questions about what to do next now that you’ve been awarded the grant. In this webinar, you will learn what you can expect in the coming year related to training, the funding process, the contract, reporting, and more.

0 TSLAC CE hours

Sep 1 2021
2-3pm CDT

New TSLAC Grant Programs

Join TSLAC staff to learn about three new competitive grant opportunities for libraries made possible by emergency pandemic funding through the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA):

  1. Texas Supports Libraries (TSL) Grant Program is designed to help communities respond directly and immediately to the pandemic as well as to related economic and community needs through equitable approaches.
     
  2. Texas Telehealth Grant Program will award libraries with the equipment and resources needed to facilitate a telehealth project at their library facilities.
     
  3. Texas Digital Navigators Grant Program will help libraries develop and implement a unique Digital Navigator program to help close the digital divide in their communities.
     

The Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC) will begin accepting grant applications for these programs on September 3, 2021. Awarded projects will run December 2021-August 2022.

View this webinar to learn more about these programs and determine whether they might meet the needs of your community.

0 TSLAC CE hours

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