Library Workers

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Link Drop

Got another link for this section? Put it here!


πŸ”—https://www.jisc.ac.uk/blog/supporting-libraries-and-learning-resource-centres-during-covid-19-lockdown-07-apr-2020


πŸ”—https://subscriptionsmanager.jisc.ac.uk/about/resources-for-coronavirus-crisis


πŸ”—https://www.covidresoucrcelibrarian.com/ 

Live chat with a volunteer 'resource librarian' to quickly locate the right local and national resources to cope during the pandemic. Volunteers do the work of on-demand sorting through databases to make access to resources simple for end-users.


πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ”—https://www.cilip.org.uk/news/493378/CILIP-Coronavirus-Information-Service.htm

The Library and Information Association Coronavirus advice for libraries that remain open.

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Libraries Supporting the Community

πŸ”—https://twitter.com/clauersen/status/1245632546676736002?s=21

Hi #librarytwitter with closed physical libraries What has been your greatest way to support community in days of corona?

πŸ”—https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1pXasaR7WNPCwVjvn5CPH7g9jU7cmLFrwx4QxRKKEKd4/edit#gid=0

πŸ”—Canadian Academic Libraries' Responses to COVID-19 Pandemic (PUBLIC)


Webinars on COVID-19

See also:

πŸ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡³πŸ”—Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) for Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡³πŸ”—COVID-19: Operational Planning Guidelines and COVID-19 Partners Platform to support country preparedness and response


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡³πŸ”—Emerging respiratory viruses, including COVID-19: methods for detection, prevention, response and control


πŸŒπŸ”—https://www.coursera.org/learn/covid-19?utm_medium=email&utm_source=marketing&utm_campaign=tIo98GlqEeqd_xFKDENJkw

Science Matters: Let’s talk about COVID-19. elearning course offered by Imperial College London. Coursera.

Webinars and Trainings in Response to COVID-19

Role of Librarians during COVID-19 Outbreak 

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—Librarians Respond to Coronavirus and Other Pandemics

πŸ“…26 March 2020

Three librarians active in state, regional, and national initiatives, will discuss roles librarians in all types of settings can take on during public health emergencies such as the current Coronavirus outbreak. By Library 2.0.


πŸ”—https://www.infodocket.com/2020/04/09/public-libraries-respond-to-covid-19-findings-from-a-public-library-association-survey-released-today/

How Public Library Workers are responding to the crisis


Dealing with Closing Library Buildings

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—Library COVID 19 Solidarity Network

πŸ“…17 March 2020

This is a meeting for library workers to organise together around closing our buildings for COVID-19 safety. By ACRL.


Strategies for taking Libraries Online

Even though the dates of some of these events have passed, you are likely to be able to access their recordings from their sites.


πŸ”—https://docs.google.com/document/d/16ubmmTtJ7oCjbUFI_75fqG9J62pul9dg_RCd4au4tMw/edit?fbclid=IwAR3kydub18T2mC9Hvo4RAfm-K-_clnLpkN1wTsK_KrNIIfwydSGKC4pTji0#heading=h.x0gprau05jc8

Archivists at home- Archivists at home” began as brainstorming advocacy tool by the Accessibility & Disability Section (Society of American Archivists) for developing a more flexible concept of archival labor, whether it is archivists working from home due to COVID-19 or archivists with disabilities. The document has evolved in scope to address needs of the archival community grappling with COVID-19 broadly


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—Information Literacy Instruction at a (Social) Distance: Strategies for Moving Online

πŸ“…17 March 2020

Is your campus closing due to COVID-19? Join Melissa Wong for a crash course in moving your library instruction online. By ACRL.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—How is Your Campus Handling COVID-19?

24 March 2020

By ACRL.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—Yes, You Can! Tips for Moving Online at Short Notice

πŸ“…19 March 2020

By ALISE.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.lyrasis.org/about/Pages/content-and-scholarly-communication.aspx

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://lyrasis.zoom.us/j/7242913868 (office hours)

πŸ“…18 March

LYRASIS: Content and Scholarly Communication Team Office Hours. Drop in and join our team of experts to discuss issues of concern around access to online products, special requests to vendors, licensing terms of use questions and more.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://calendar.springshare.com/event/6615717

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—Keeping Important Info Up-to-Date with LibAnswers- We will look at how to manage important

πŸ“…20 March 2020

information about your library, school, university or business, etc, in relation to the current crisis. 


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—CONVID-19 strategies for librarians

πŸ“…20 March 2020

American Libraries Live. Libraries and COVID-19: Managing Strategies and Stress


Tools and Resources for Remote Teaching and Learning

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—Pandemic Pedagogy: Resources for Library Instruction at a Distance

πŸ“…18 March 2020.

Tools, resources, and strategies for shifting information literacy to support remote teaching and learning. By ACRL.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“ΊInformation Literacy at a (Social) Distance: Strategies for Moving Online (ACRL)

πŸ“…17 March 2020

Recording, ACRL Presents webcast "Information Literacy Instruction at a (Social) Distance: Moving Library Instruction Online" with speaker Melissa Wong, adjunct Lecturer at the iSchool University of Illinois at Chicago.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://calendar.springshare.com/event/6615041

πŸ“…19 March 2020

Teaching Online: Webinar Tips from the Springys. Join us for a 20 minute session where we will share some tips and tricks we have learned to make online teaching easier


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://calendar.springshare.com/event/6601108

πŸ“…19 March 2020

Use LibCal Appointments to Book Virtual Help/Reference Sessions- With the changes in how we are interacting with patrons, learn how to use LibCal to allow users to book Online Help Sessions with Appointments.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://calendar.springshare.com/event/6615719

πŸ“…23 March 2020

Build-a-LibGuide for a Class That’s Just Gone Digital! We will look at creating a guide to support a course that has just gone online.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://calendar.springshare.com/event/6390834

πŸ“…24 March 2020

Engaging Online Learners with Quizzes & Tutorials- With the move to Online instruction across the world, learn how you can create online quizzes and tutorials to supplement your instruction programs.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—Planning LibStaffer Schedules in a Virtual Environment Workshop

πŸ“…25 March 2020

Managing staff and their schedules is no easy task, and LibStaffer is built to help you assign, track, and supervise librarians, clerks, pages, student workers, and more.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://calendar.springshare.com/event/6576432

πŸ“…1 April 2020

Build-a-LibGuide: For a Virtual Book Club- Join us for a 40 minute session where we will look at examples for book club guides. 


Dealing with Students

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://youtu.be/qE8NwBTNeWg

πŸ“…18 March 2020

This webinar will discuss setting reasonable expectations for what we as instructors can do to prepare our students. We will look at options for opening two-way lines of communication, making sure that we are keeping our students engaged daily without their physical presence, and providing multiple means of learning and assessing where students are without having to learn 100 new tools by tomorrow. By International Association for Language Learning Technology (IALLT)


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://coursera.community/study-tips-6/8-tips-for-first-time-online-learners-7921?utm_medium=email&utm_source=marketing&utm_campaign=tIo98GlqEeqd_xFKDENJkw

8 Tips to share with students if this is the first time they are studying online and from home. By Coursera.


Copyright Issue with the Move

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—Copyright for Campus Closures: Exploring the Copyright Issues around Moving Instruction and Reference Online

πŸ“…20 March 2020

By ACRL.


Remote Working

See also:

πŸ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—LinkedIn: Remote Working: Setting Yourself and Your Team Up for Success (16 part series, free)


Managing People

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—Leadership in the Time of Coronavirus: Real-time Strategy Sharing (Register)

πŸ“…18, 23 and 24 March 2020

Strategies for dealing with managing people and people-related processes that are being impacted by the Coronavirus responses by DeEtta Jones & Associates.

Resources for Libraries and Librarians

General and Comprehensive Resources

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“ΊACRL YouTube

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“ΊACRL Presents Webcasts

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“ΊACRL Section Professional Development Presentations


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://acrl.ala.org/IS/instruction-tools-resources-2/archived-is-webinars/


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.lyrasis.org/services/Pages/Classes.aspx

πŸ—£[email protected] for a 30 day free trial.

πŸ“…17 March - 17 April Free access

LYRASIS live, online training in response to COVID-19. 


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.webjunction.org/find-training/free-events.html

Free training for libraries.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—http://www.ala.org/alcts/confevents/past/webinar

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/user/alctsce/

ALA ALCTS Archived Webinars.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/user/texasdigitallibrary/playlists

Texas Digital Library: Research data management, web archiving, digital preservation, and more


Reference Works and Research

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.choice360.org/librarianship/webinars/archive/category:Reference%20Works%20and%20Research

Reference works and research. By ACRL


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://libparlor.com/

Community blog about researching in LIS


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLHTJEapaCC30NnFplIel9Siw4MLeva63q

Texas Digital Library: Topics in Research Data Management webinar series (2018-present)


Collection Management and Development

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.choice360.org/librarianship/webinars/archive/category:Collection%20Development%20and%20Management

Collection management. By ACRL


eBooks and Electronic Resources in Academic Libraries

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.choice360.org/librarianship/webinars/archive/category:eBooks%20and%20Electronic%20Resources%20in%20Academic%20Libraries

Resources on electronic resources in academic libraries. By ACRL


Open Access Resources for Academic Libraries

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.choice360.org/librarianship/webinars/archive/category:Open%20Access%20Resources%20for%20Academic%20Libraries

Open access resources for academic libraries. By ACRL


Archives, History and Preservation

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—http://www.ala.org/alcts/preservationweek/webinars

ALCTS Preservation Webinars


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L4QitVSPKCE&t=7s

Archivematica Campfire Stories (Texas Digital Library 2019)


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLHTJEapaCC30k73FD-EkSIk4OVPekvLxM

Digital Preservation Webinar Series from Texas Digital Library (2017)  


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.connectingtocollections.org/archives/

FAIC Collections Care (various topics)


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLHTJEapaCC32d88Cp8xAb6ufJwSPdADht

Introduction to Web Archiving Texas (Texas Digital Library series, Summer / Fall 2019)


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLugwVCjzrJsXQ6jBhixbiXC0GOhHywhtP

NARA Professional Development for Educators

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.socialstudies.org/professional_learning/videolibrary

National Council for the Social Studies Webinar Library


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.ngsgenealogy.org/free-resources/

National Genealogy Society Free Resources


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.nedcc.org/preservation101/welcome

NEDCC Preservation 101


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.nedcc.org/fundamentals-of-av-preservation-textbook/chapter1-care-and-handling-of-audiovisual-collections

NEDCC Fundamentals of AV Preservation


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.nedcc.org/free-resources/preservation-leaflets/overview

NEDCC Preservation Leaflets


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.newyorkfamilyhistory.org/blog/upcoming-free-webinars?utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=organic+social&fbclid=IwAR1FPJPgSjKy-AED8PW4gQhrRdfDDzLL65iSUZwg45gTwzsu6dHpdCYhvNs

New York Genealogical and Biographical Society Webinars


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/channel/UChgial9txLJJ0o6mBom00yQ

Morgantown History Museum YouTube Channel


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X5toytzP8HM

SAA DACS Primer Series (Click the link for next video to go through the series)


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzX6aDeSkRSGVW8kzhNtamQ/videos

West Virginia Humanities Council YouTube Channel


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/user/wvarchivesandhistory

West Virginia Archives & History YouTube Channel


Future of Libraries and Education

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.choice360.org/librarianship/webinars/archive/category:Future%20of%20Libraries%20and%20Education

Future of libraries and education. By ACRL


Leadership

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://ala-events.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_YHUq8CRXQ1urPY2Lz_bAQw

πŸ“…19 March 2020

Management & Leadership: The Practical Application of the Theories Behind Team Building


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://ala-events.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_BGOh5svUQEaz3JWV5GA8XA

πŸ“…2 April 2020

Managing Up with EDI in Mind: Collaborations to Strengthen a Community

Technical Webinars and Training

Comprehensive Technical Resources

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://librarycarpentry.org/

Library Carpentry - Library Carpentry focuses on building software and data skills within library and information-related communities. 


Vendor offered Training

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—Designing your Data Future: An expedition into big data for information professionals

Dow Jones

Webinar on Tuesday, March 24, 2020. 11:30am-12:30pm ET


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://knowledge.exlibrisgroup.com/Alma/Training

Ex Libris Alma Training


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://knowledge.exlibrisgroup.com/Primo/Training/Primo_Training

Ex Libris Primo Training


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—DevConnect Online 2020

OCLC API expertise and gain the confidence to participate in API projects at your library.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—Training Classes

OCLC Training


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://ruthtillman.com/talk/cell-cross-webinar-2020-03/

Open Refine- Learning Cell Cross in OpenRefine by Ruth Kitchin Tillman.

March 26, 2020. 1:00 PM ET 


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://register.gotowebinar.com/#register/8838132154655581964?sap-outbound-id=442C734CA0A6D4C8CA01FBD1BF9F2ADA50A21BEC

SpringerMaterials: How to find the information you need for your research

March 20, 10 AM-11AM EDT


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://calendar.springshare.com/calendar/training/?cid=8314&t=d&d=0000-00-00&cal=8314

Springshare- Live Training Sessions 

Special Collections

ACRL Special Collection

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.choice360.org/librarianship/webinars/archive/category:Special%20Collections%20and%20Resources

Special collections and resources. By ACRL

Medical Librarianship 

Don’t let the β€œmedicine” fool you there are courses and webinars on a wide variety of topics for all types of libraries.

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—PubMed Online Training


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—Ovid Online Training


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://nnlm.gov/training/classes-by-availability

National Network of Libraries of Medicine free online classes.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLUlRqrjIldD7eDlywRR-Bqj8QJGQmBGPZ

These videos were produced by the Greater Midwest Region of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine.  These videos typically cover webinars, symposiums, and other educational events sponsored by the GMR.


Government

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6CfualeU8N77us06prY10Q

Help! I’m an Accidental Government Information Librarian youtube channel. Resources about the US government.

 

Open Education

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://open.umn.edu/otn/oercert/

Open Textbook Network’s Certificate for OER Librarianship. The Certificate in OER Librarianship develops effective open education leaders who want to be stewards and advocates for open educational resources. 

Podcasts

Librarian Collections

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://circulatingideas.com/

The Librarian Interview podcast


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://americanlibrariesmagazine.org/tag/dewey-decibel/

American libraries podcast covering a range of topics from interview to inclusion.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—http://lostinthestacks.org/

Lost in the Stacks - Broadcasting on WREK Atlanta, each show features an hour of music, interviews, and library talk united by a common theme. Ameet and Charlie from the Georgia Tech Library pick a theme and free-associate an hour of music, interviews, and library talk every Friday on WREK Atlanta. You’ll hear indie rock, pop rock, alt rock, New Wave, and the occasional oddity between interviews with students, faculty, and librarians.


Issues Pertinent to Libraries

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://soundcloud.com/fixmylibrary

Fix My Library - Fix My Library, hosted by Kaetrena Davis Kendrick and La Loria Konata, explores issues pertinent to libraries, examining the broader implications, and offering our Fix for your library.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://cmle.org/cmle-created-resources/cmle-podcast/

Central Minnesota Libraries Exchange- In this podcast, we look at all sorts of different skills library staff members will need to be successful.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://anchor.fm/libvoices

LibVoices - Hear from librarians of color speak to the fullness of their careers including successes, challenges, and achievements. How do they do it? Join us to find out more about their #LibVoices. 


Teaching Strategies

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://barbihoneycutt.com/blogs/podcast

Lecture Breakers - Podcast where college professors, instructors, and educators share innovative teaching strategies you can use to increase student engagement.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://anchor.fm/librariansguidetoteaching

Librarian’s Guide to Teaching - This podcast is hosted by two instruction librarians that are interested in sharing their experiences teaching information literacy, discussing current trends, and having meaningful conversations about librarianship.


Engagement and Marketing

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/httpspiolalibsyncomrss/library-figures

Library Figures - Library Figures is a show about the people, data, and tactics behind the marketing campaigns that are changing how libraries engage their communities and patrons.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

 πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—http://www.ala.org/aboutala/offices/diversity/odlos-webinar-archives

ALA Office of Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Services (archived webinars)


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.everydaysocialjustice.com/

Everyday Social Justice -  Courses developed by Jimena Alvarado ChavarrΓ­a (CC BY-NC)aw

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—Introduction to Women and Gender Studies 101

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—Introduction to Queer Studies 101


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TuGrtUE9zYc&feature=youtu.be

Incorporating Social Justice and the Framework in Information Literacy Instruction. ACRL Instruction Section Conference Program Planning Committee


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=guYaDviJypc&feature=youtu.be

Mindful Leadership: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Academic Library. ACRL Instruction Section Management & Leadership Committee.

Copyright and Fair Use

 πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—Copyright for Campus Closures: Exploring the Copyright Issues around Moving Instruction and Reference Online

πŸ“…20 March 2020

By ACRL.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ί β€œYes, you can scan that textbook” by ASERL

β€œAs research libraries strive to support the mass migration of classes to the online environment in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, there are many questions about what and how educational materials can be scanned / digitized for student use under the principles of Fair Use. Hear from Brandon Butler (University of Virginia), Laura Burtle (Georgia State University), Will Cross (North Carolina State University), and Anne Gilliland (UNC Chapel Hill) about what academic libraries can do in this arena during this health emergency.”


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://certificates.creativecommons.org/about/certificate-resources-cc-by/

QCreative Commons certificate


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://drive.google.com/file/d/1w2Kz8c7xpf-fRIqRvkUjqt9drSRl7MRG/view?usp=sharing

Creative Commons for Educators and Librarians


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.coursera.org/learn/copyright-for-education

Copyright for Educators and Librarians. This course is a professional development opportunity designed to provide a basic introduction to US copyright law and to empower teachers and librarians at all grade levels. Course participants will discover that the law is designed to help educators and librarians.Offered by Duke University, Emory university, and UNC Chapel Hill, on Coursera. 11 Hours.


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ“Ίhttps://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLHTJEapaCC30i0JZPjcxXgIblzNotl3fz

Getting Started with OER (webinar series from Texas Digital Library 2019)