o September 5: CultureGrams from ProQuest
o September 12: Consumer Reports from EBSCO
o September 19: New looks to both SIRS Issues Researcher and Discoverer by ProQuest
o October 2: Early World of Learning and Dramatic Learning by World Book
o October 9: Miss Humblebee’s Academy by Gale
o October 23: Legal Forms and ChiltonLibrary by Gale
o October 30: Books & Authors and Gale Virtual Reference Library by Gale
o November 13: TrueFlix by Scholastic
o December 4: Genealogical resources, including the new Fold3, by ProQuest
All Webinars begin at 4pm Central/ 3pm Mountain Time, and will last 30 minutes unless stated otherwise.
September 5: CultureGrams by ProQuest
Description: CultureGrams goes beyond basic facts and figures on more than 200 countries, with up-to-date reports detailing daily life and culture, history, customs and lifestyle from an insider's perspective.
Registration Link: Use this for CultureGrams
September 12: Consumer Reports from EBSCO
Description: ConsumerReports.org offers expert, unbiased ratings, reviews, product comparisons, and buying guides for many essential consumer products and services. Learn how to search or browse by product categories, view current articles and videos, use interactive comparison tools, and access back issues.
Registration Link: Go to https://ebscotraining.webex.com/ebscotraining/k2/j.php?MTID=tda853a61ab0fe66c74012ee50d6c1a90 and register.
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September 19: New looks to both SIRS Issues Researcher and Discoverer by ProQuest
Description: After months of revisions and the gathering of feedback, on August 1 upgraded SIRS products were introduced. These deliver a better organization, a more consistent user experience with your other ProQuest products, a mobile-first interface and more.
Registration Link: Use this for SIRS
October 2: Early World of Learning and Dramatic Learning by World Book
Description: In this 45-minute webinar; Early World of Learning is for preschoolers and children in the early elementary grades. Developed with experts on early childhood education, it offers rich resources designed for easy integration into the classroom curriculum. The site is optimized for tablets and encompasses six interactive learning components and Educator Tools.
Dramatic Learning expands proven approaches to building reading fluency and content comprehension. By turning texts into plays, skits, and monologues and providing teaching tools to apply these materials in the classroom, it can help students become more fluent readers, understand core concepts, and internalize content.
Registration Link: Please go here https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3202691954937333762 After registering, an email will be sent with instructions for joining the session.
October 9: Miss Humblebee’s Academy by Gale
Description: Miss Humblebee's Academy is an interactive and highly visual platform perfect for children aged three to six as they prepare for, and enter Kindergarten. Cross curricular lessons aligned to preschool and elementary standards include music, math, art, language and literacy, social studies and science. Mobile responsiveness and printable materials allow learning to extend beyond the computer, children can take their lessons with them. In this session we will take a deep dive into Miss Humblebee's Academy including the lessons, classroom, and dashboard controls.
Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/607049566299326476
October 23: Legal Forms and ChiltonLibrary by Gale
Description: Gale LegalForms and Chilton Library provide your patrons with on demand resources to help them navigate both the legal system and automotive repair. Gale LegalForms provides state specific legal documents, as well as legal definitions and articles on some of the most common and important topics including adoption, rental agreements, and small business resources. Chilton Library is a one stop shop for all things automotive. Patrons can find step by step repair instructions, as well as cost estimates and recall information. In this session we will dive into each resource to build a better understanding of the content and application in your library.
Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2939316038952383501
October 30: Books & Authors and Gale Virtual Reference Library by Gale
Description: With access to Books and Authors and Gale Virtual Reference Library your students have support for working with both fiction and non-fiction texts. Books and Authors provides students with reading recommendations for both fiction and non-fiction readings to guide them to selections of interest. Gale Virtual Reference Library contains full text non-fiction cross curricular eBooks perfect to support research assignments and projects. In this session we will dive into the functionality and content of these two resources, as well as how you can leverage them to support your students.
Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5610324451938643725
November 13: TrueFlix by Scholastic
Description: Offering hundreds of units to supplement social studies and science core curricula learning, TrueFlix® is a highly-engaging multimedia resource that can be used in the library, the classroom, on mobile devices, or at home. Scholastic will attempt to record the webinar for us; but there will not be any kind of a link until the recording has been completed. If the recording fails, there is a short video tutorial contained within the program.
Registration Link: Use This Scholastic Webinar Link
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December 4: Genealogical resources, including the new Fold3, by ProQuest
Description: This hour-long webinar introduces Fold3, a resource that provides access to US military records, including stories, photos and documents. Following this, we'll review Ancestry Library Edition and HeritageQuest, which contain complementary genealogical record sets for more than 60 countries. No prior Ancestry experience is required!
Registration Link Use this link
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