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What’s New with EBSCO? All of the same EBSCO databases are returning, but four have been revised.
In addition, nine new EBSCO databases have been added, bringing the total up to 32 databases.
ODL’s EBSCO resources include 5,646 journals and magazines that deliver full-text articles. Article abstracts are available from 18,732 additional journals and magazines to assist with more in-depth research.
See the alphabetical listing of the databases along with a short description and links to lists of journal titles and subjects.
Impact Survey is an online survey tool designed specifically for public libraries so they can better understand their communities and how people use their public technology resources and services.
Impact lets you provide access to the survey directly from your public access terminals, and also provides a URL for your survey so that you can promote and gather feedback from remote users.
Find out more about the IMPACT SURVEY!!!! Get started now!
The Fall 2017 ODL Training Schedule is now available!
Students may be eligible to receive CEUs for attending the training classes which can be used to renew their librarian certification.
ODL’s Office of Library Development provides hands-on classes for computer programs, apps and technology. Training is conducted on computers, iPads and MS Surface Pro tablets in ODL’s Computer Lab!
The classes are free and cover many useful topics. From Historypin to social media and proposal writing to Photoshop, these technology-based classes will help take your library and literacy work to the next level… Also, it’s just plain fun!
Schedules are usually released in the spring and the fall every year. Check back for more class offerings.
Librarian Certification Classes are now available for registration.
Register for each class by clicking on the link for the particular class you want to attend. All registrations are processed online using the Eventbrite service. This online system allows you to verify you are registered. In addition, you can see who else is attending and from where so carpooling opportunities are identified. There is a class limit of 25 for each class and classes will NOT be held if less than 5 people register. You will be notified by e-mail a week in advance if a class has been cancelled.
If any of the classes are full, you can place your name on a waiting list if you register with an email address.
Library Professional Development
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