Smart Investing @ the Library: Financial Literacy Resources
Financial Webinar Series for Librarians and Patrons
This is a two-part series of webinars about personal finance and investing resources and reference strategies. It was produced by the Santa Clara County Library District in collaboration with Infopeople.
The first series is designed for library staff who provide front line reference desk help and want to learn some strategies for helping patrons use financial databases. Library students interested in business librarianship would also benefit from these webinars.
The webinars of the second series cover a range of topics from the basics of financial planning to starting a small business as an employment option. These webinars would be of interest to both staff and patrons.The "Wise Use of Credit" webinar is available in Spanish and English.
Free online course on Financial Literacy Reference Strategies and Resources: Click here
Smart Investing: Reference Strategies and Resources is an online staff development course produced by Santa Clara County Library District in collaboration with Infopeople. It is designed to improve reference strategies and knowledge of financial literacy concepts and resources so that staff can respond to questions on personal finance and investment more competently and with more confidence. Resources and concepts in a variety of financial areas are covered
The course is also a handy resource to use at the reference desk.