Gale: Spring 2012 TexShare Training Webinars Now Open For Registration

TexShare Training Webinars have been scheduled and are open for registration.

1) Visit Your Global Newsstand with TexShare
Did you know that you have access to millions of domestic and international, authoritative articles anytime, anywhere!?

During this 60 minute session, Troy Anderson (Customer Education Specialist – Gale Cengage Learning) will demonstrate effective ways to navigate, highlight new features and discuss the applicability of the information found within Newsstand’s amazing collection. With simplified, customized guidance you’ll discuss ways to make the research process more effective, engaging and enjoyable than ever before! The session will be interactive and will additionally provide time to learn about and discuss ways to support and promote your Gale eResources!

Dates & Times (in Central Daylight Time):

January 17 @ 10:00 AM
Jauary 26 @ 3:00 PM

Join the Audio Conference: Dial-In: 1 (866) 635-4644 US Toll Free or 1 (847) 330-8115 US Toll. Passcode: 8857 830#

Join the Web Conference:Click Here

2) Exploring Literature

Hemingway, Atwood, Fitzgerald, Twain, Blume, Suess! Just a fraction of the authors that can be found within your incredible collection. You’ll spend 60 minutes immersed in literature, discussing authors and providing new ways to uncover literature criticism! Troy Anderson (Customer Education Specialist) will demonstrate effective ways to navigate, highlight new features and discuss the applicability of the information found in this powerful collection. During this time you’ll also discuss the applicability of these resources to your library programs and book clubs!

Date & Time (in Central Daylight Time):

February 2 @ 10:00 AM
February 15 @ 3:00 PM

Join the Audio Conference: Dial-In: 1 (866) 635-4644 US Toll Free or 1 (847) 330-8115 US Toll. Passcode: 8857 830#

Join the Web Conference:Click Here

3)Discovering Buried Treasure with Ease

Have you ever been frustrated because you know the articles there, you just can’t get to it!?

During this 60 minute session we’ll discuss ways to narrow the scope of your research to make navigation fun again! Additionally, you’ll uncover new ways to utilize the information you find and provide ideas for promoting these resources. You’ll even learn ways to support a variety of differentiated learning types with exciting new tools that bring new life to the content you know and trust from Gale!

Date & Time (in Central Daylight Time):

March 1 @ 10:00 AM
March 21 @ 3:00 PM

Join the Audio Conference: Dial-In: 1 (866) 635-4644 US Toll Free or 1 (847) 330-8115 US Toll. Passcode: 8857 830#

Join the Web Conference:
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4)An Eye on Health: Discovering Health Content You Didn’t Even Know You Had!

Did you know that 88% of individuals will go online to find health information before going to the doctor? It turns out that the same percentage, 88% will visit an online resource or site after visiting the doctor as well. What does this mean? Regardless of when they are doing it in the process, your patrons are looking for information about their condition online. Many sites available on the open web are funded by drug companies and thus can provide a skewed perspective. During this 60 minute session, Troy Anderson (Customer Education Specialist) will demonstrate effective ways to navigate, highlight new features and discuss the applicability of the authoritative health information found in your amazing collection. With simplified guidance you’ll discuss ways to make the health research process more effective, engaging and enjoyable than ever before! The session will be interactive and will additionally provide time to learn about and discuss ways to support and promote your Gale eResources!

Date & Time (in Central Daylight Time):

April 4 @ 10:00 AM
April 10 @ 3:00 PM

Join the Audio Conference: Dial-In: 1 (866) 635-4644 US Toll Free or 1 (847) 330-8115 US Toll. Passcode: 8857 830#

Join the Web Conference:
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5)Using eResources in Everyday Life

Think your library’s eResource collection is strictly for researchers? Think again!

During this 60 minute session, Troy Anderson (Customer Education Specialist – Gale Cengage Learning) will explore ways that you can access general interest material, feature this content on your iPad or smart phone, and even send magazines directly to your digital doorstep. You’ve provided magazine subscriptions for which your community previously had to pay…this session will provide ideas and discussions on applicable ways to engage all patrons with your powerful Gale eResource collection!

Date & Time (in Central Daylight Time):

April 18 @ 10:00 AM
May 3 @ 3:00 PM

Join the Audio Conference: Dial-In: 1 (866) 635-4644 US Toll Free or 1 (847) 330-8115 US Toll. Passcode: 8857 830#

Join the Web Conference:Click Here

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