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This page presents Infopeople's planned training for the 2014/2015 grant year. Please note: this list is subject to change. To stay current with new offerings as they are added, you can subscribe to the IFPTraining list or subscribe to our training feed.

See this page for more information about ALA's LSSC program .

September 2014

Format Title Instructor Track
Online Courses Children's Services Fundamentals Penny Peck LSSC
  STEAM in the Library: Engaging Children in Learning Amy Koester Children's Services
  Useful Online Tools to Increase Your Productivity and Improve Customer Service (short format course) Laura Solomon Technology
Webinars Basic Developmental Milestones of Early Childhood John Hornstein ELF 2.0
  Consistent Communication: Coordinating Marketing Efforts Across Platforms Nancy Dowd Marketing
  You Can Do I.T. On Your Own Ahren Sievers Technology
  Technology User's Advisory: Guiding consumers through the digital marketplace Rita Gavelis Technology

October 2014

Format Title Instructor Track
Online Courses Library Programs for School Readiness Jennifer Weeks Children's Services
  eReaders: Practical Help for Patrons and Staff Dawne Tortorella & Debbie Baaske Technology
  Estimating Library Costs and Benefits (formerly titled "Measuring Library Costs and Benefits") Jennifer Sweeney  
Webinars iPads, Mobile Devices and the Library Mary Minow  
  Programming in a Box Daisy Porter-Reynolds Programming

November 2014

Format Title Instructor Track
Online Courses Multicultural Children's Literature Julie Winkelstein Children's Services
  Emotional Intelligence Catherine McHugh  
  Developing Effective Library Partnerships Catherine Hakala-Ausperk  
Webinars LibraryBox Project: Update Jason Griffey Technology
  Coding for Libraries Andromeda Yelton Technology
  Resource Description and Access Overview: Making RDA Work Emily Nimsakont Cataloging

December 2014

Format Title Instructor Track
Online Courses Responsive Web Design Matthew Reidsma Technology
  Basic Cataloging and Classification Xiaoli Li Cataloging, LSSC
Webinars Facilitation Skills Joan Frye Williams  
  Youth Development Institute Patty Wong  

January 2015

Format Title Instructor Track
Online Courses Core Reference Fundamentals Francisca Goldsmith Reference, LSSC
  Children's Programming on a Budget Penny Peck Children's Services
  Community and Civic Engagement Jane Salisbury  
Webinars Power Searching: Advanced Search Operators Rita Gavelis  
  Creating Baby Spaces in Public Libraries: Designing for Success Bridget Alexander Children's Services
  Enki Library: Building a Library-owned eBook platform Heather Teysko and Paula MacKinnon  

February 2015

Format Title Instructor Track
Online Courses Early Literacy Programming in the Digital Age Cen Campbell Children's Services, Literacy
  Teen Services Fundamentals Sarah Flowers Teen Services, LSSC
  Developing a Digital Branch David Lee King  
Webinars Customizing Library Vendor Tools for Better Customer Service Matthew Reidsma  
  Sensory Enhanced Storytimes Laura Baldassari-Hackstaff  

March 2015

Format Title Instructor Track
Online Courses Igniting Innovation Brenda Hough;  
  Future Proofing Library Spaces Jason Griffey  
  Introduction to Library Management Anne Cain Library Management
Webinars Power Searching: Alternative Search Engines, Social Media, and Subject Indices Rita Gavelis  

April 2015

Format Title Instructor Track
Online Courses Interpersonal Skills for Supervisors and Leads Sarah Flowers  
  Customer Service Challenges Mary Ross Customer Service
  Programming for Boomers Jane Salisbury Programming
Webinars What's New in Children's Literature: 2015 Update Penny Peck Children's Services
  What's New in Young Adult Literature: 2015 Update Michael Cart Teen Services

May 2015

Format Title Instructor Track
Online Courses All Work is Team Work Cheryl Gould LSSC
  Basic Graphic Design for Library Staff Stanley Strauss  
Webinars Power Searching: databases and the hidden web Rita Gavelis  

June 2015

Format Title Instructor Track
Online Courses Practical Project Management    
  Budgeting Without Tears: an Introduction to Library Budgeting    
  Programs and Services to ESL    
Webinars Security in the Library    
  NNLM Webinar Kelli Ham  
  Community Organizing Tactics    

Ongoing

Format Title Instructor Track
Independent Online Learning Subject Area Reference (self-paced, starts every Tuesday) Francisca Goldsmith Reference
  Health & Wellness Competencies (self-paced, starts every Tuesday) Francisca Goldsmith Reference
  Affordable Care Act @ Your California Public Library (self-paced, starts every Tuesday) Francisca Goldsmith Reference

Last updated September 5, 2014