Bringing Community Partners Together You know your efforts to teach computer skills will help community members get jobs, increase their own education and help their children learn, be more productive, and participate in their communities. Death in the Air: VOX Books are printed books that provide full professional audio narration using a unique audio reader attached to the book.
This session will prepare you to harness the power of fandom to create equally popular and successful STEAM based programs, regardless of the size of your program, budget, or library. What could we learn from connecting outside our own regions and learning together?
An online version of this concurrent program session was also presented during the PLA Virtual Conference. Most observers record the immediate shock of vanished jobs, but few stay around long enough to notice what happens next when a community with a can-do spirit tries to pick itself up.
Unable to celebrate the holidays in the wake of his older brother's death in a gang-related shooting, year-old Lolly Rachpaul struggles to avoid being forced into a gang himself while constructing a fantastically creative LEGO city at the Harlem community center.
They support staff teams to use design thinking to build services that are highly responsive to their diverse communities.
This preconference will engage dialogue and activities to build skills and organizational capacity to address institutionalized racism and oppression. Leaping at a fellow movie geek's offer to direct a submission for an upcoming summer film festival, Twinkle Mehra begins receiving anonymous romantic emails and finds herself torn between her longtime crush and her film-buff new friend.
Using restorative justice practices, PCPL created a justice board with community partners to facilitate more mindful approaches to incidents involving youth, focusing on creating opportunities for growth and engagement rather than barriers to library access.
The Norton Museum of Art Presents: Hear how diverse libraries used their digital literacy training efforts to bring together partners in employment, education, housing, and more.
Learn all that you need to create a successful library card drive using bulk data exchange with your local public school district. A Professor of International Health and popular global TED speaker and his son and daughter-in-law who co-founded the Gapminder Foundation, explain how the best guesses, thoughts and concepts we accept as fact are actually tempered and informed by unconscious and predictable biases.
Warbringer Bardugo, Leigh, author. Get lessons learned from libraries in different stages of adopting or sustaining idea management in public libraries. In this session, participants will obtain practical tools and collaboratively discuss top strategies to assist library leaders in transforming their libraries into learning organizations.
When his poor sharecropper father is killed in an accident and leaves the family in debt, twelve-year-old Little Charlie agrees to accompany fearsome plantation overseer Cap'n Buck north in pursuit of people who have stolen from him; Cap'n Buck tells Little Charlie that his father's debt will be cleared when the fugitives are captured, which seems like a good deal until Little Charlie comes face-to-face with the people he is chasing.
Participants will learn about core reference and other materials, tips for helping library users evaluate health materials, and an action plan to put your new expertise to work. As you scavenge for resources, unlock data sharing agreements, cipher shared collections, and decode collaborative impact models, the nature of how these collaborations work will be demystified.
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Schedule a one-on-one session with a staff member for research assistance, help with eBooks and other downloadables, technology training and more! This month, we encourage you to get in the kitchen! Find recommended reads in cookbooks, food stories, food fiction, and kids books about food.Download