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This page presents Infopeople's planned training for the 2016/2017 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

July 2016

Format

Title

Instructor

Track

Online Courses

Transforming Adult Services: Engaging and Serving Those Over 50

 Jane Salisbury

 Programming

 

Useful and Free Online Tools (2016) (Short Format)

 Laura Solomon

 Technology

 

Customizing Vendor Interfaces for Better User Experience

 Matthew Reidsma

 Technology

Webinars

Many Paths to Conversation: Techniques for Successful ESL Clubs

 Emily Weak, Rachel Schmidt, Hilda Lopez

 Programming

  

     

 

August 2016

Format

Title

Instructor

Track

Online Courses

Readers Advisory: Books and Beyond (LSSC)

Francisca Goldsmith

 Reader's Advisory

 

Communication is More Than Words (LSSC)

 Cheryl Gould

 Communication

 

Emotional Intelligence (Part 1)

 Catherine McHugh

Management & Supervision

Webinars

New Twists on Storytime

 Penny Peck

 Children's Services

 

Cultural Literacy @ Your Library

 Jamie Naidoo

 

 

Infopeople Training Kick-Off

Infopeople Staff and Instructors

 Training

 

September 2016

Format

Title

Instructor

Track

Online Courses

Children’s Services Fundamentals (LSSC)

 Penny Peck

 Children's Services

 

Parent Engagement Workshops (Short Format)

 Amy Koester

 Children's Services

 

Budgeting for the Right Brained

Catherine Hakala-Ausperk

Management & Supervision

Webinars

ABCD and Community Led Libraries

 Tonya Kennon

Community Engagement

 

Libraries Embedded in Local Business

 Barbara Alvarez

 Community Engagement

 

October 2016

Format

Title

Instructor

Track

Online Courses

Using Puppets in Children’s Programming

 

 

 

Widgets and Tweaks (Short Format)

 

 

 

Effective Social Media Strategies for Your Library

 

 

Webinars

New Books for Storytime

 

 

 

Building an Effective Learning Culture

 

 

 

Emerging Tech Trends in Libraries

 

 

 

November 2016

Format

Title

Instructor

Track

Online Courses

Sensory Storytimes

 

 

 

Teen Reader’s Advisory

 

 

 

Introduction to Library Management

 

 

 

Using Technology for Community Engagement (Short Format)

 

 

Webinars

Tabletop Games and 21st Century Skill Development

 

 

 

Active Shooter Policies for Your Library

 

 

 

December 2016

Format

Title

Instructor

Track

Online Courses

Basic Cataloging and Classification (LSSC)

 

 

 

Weeding for Your Library’s Health

 

 

 

 

 

 

Webinars

Data Based Decision Making

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

January 2017

Format

Title

Instructor

Track

Online Courses

Core Reference Fundamentals (LSSC)

 

 

 

Content Marketing and Strategy (Short Format)

 

 

 

Strategic Planning in Libraries

 

 

 

Conflict Resolution in the Workplace

 

 

Webinars

Organizational Resiliency

 

 

 

Digital Public Library of America

 

 

 

Social Services in the Library

 

 

 

February 2017

Format

Title

Instructor

Track

Online Courses

Teen Services Fundamentals (LSSC)

 

 

 

Library Services for Patrons Experiencing Homelessness

 

 

 

ABCD Community Engagement

 

 

 

Multicultural Programs and Services

 

 

 

Using Social Media for Reader’s Advisory

 

 

Webinars

Adult Storytimes

 

 

 

Setting up a Citizenship Corner in Your Library

 

 

 

Emerging Tech Trends in Libraries

 

 

 

Programming for Babies and Toddlers

 

 

 

March 2017

Format

Title

Instructor

Track

Online Courses

After School and Out-of-School Programming

 

 

 

Adult Literacy Programs

 

 

 

Technology Planning

 

 

Webinars

Historypin: Connecting Communities with Local History

 

 

 

Service to Foster Youth

 

 

 

What’s New in Children’s Literature 2017

 

 

 

April 2017

Format

Title

Instructor

Track

Online Courses

Improving Customer Service to those with Mental Illness

 

 

 

Developing Effective Library Partnerships

 

 

 

New Customer Service Models

User Experience (Part 2)

 

 

 

Beyond Cataloging: RDA

 

 

 

Emotional Intelligence (Part 2)

 

 

Webinars

Coding for Kids

 

 

 

Reader’s Advisory for Immigrants

 

 

 

May 2017

Format

Title

Instructor

Track

Online Courses

All Work is Team Work (LSSC)

 

 

 

Keeping the Library Safe and Sane

 

 

 

Pop-Up Services (Short Format)

 

 

 

Supervisory Success

 

 

 

Adult Programming

 

 

Webinars

Multigenerational Workplaces

 

 

 

What’s New in Young Adult Literature 2017

 

 

 

June 2017

Format

Title

Instructor

Track

Online Courses

Project Management Skills

 

 

 

Staying on Top of Technology

 

 

 

Customer Service Challenges

 

 

 

Bilingual Storytimes

 

 

Webinars

Creative Aging @ Your Library

 

 

 

Microlearning and Staff Training