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This page presents Infopeople's planned training for the 2017/2018 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. You can also download and browse through this learning catalog for a comprehensive look at our online course offerings.

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

July 2017

Online Courses

  • Effective Time Management for Busy Library Staff - Instructor: Brenda Hough

Webinars

  • Veterans and Mental Health - Presenter(s): TBD

August 2017

Online Courses

  • Readers Advisory: Books and Beyond (LSSC) - Instructor: Francisca Goldsmith
  • Communication is More Than Words (LSSC) - Instructor: Cheryl Gould
  • Telling the Library Story with Data - Instructor: Linda Hofschire
  • Using Social Media for Reader's Advisory (Short Format) - Instructor: Kaite Stover

Webinars

  • Teen Mental Health - Presenter(s): TBD

September 2017

Online Courses

  • Children's Services Fundamentals (LSSC) - Instructor: Penny Peck
  • Introduction to Library Management - Instructor: Anne Cain
  • Program Outcomes - Instructor: Amy Koester
  • Cultural Intelligence - Instructor: TBD

Webinars

  • Infopeople 101 - Presenter(s): Infopeople

October 2017

Online Courses

  • Library Grants 101- Instructor: Stephanie Gerding
  • Effective Social Media Strategies and Content Marketing - Instructor: Laura Solomon
  • Tabletop Games and 21st Century Skills (Short Format) - Instructor: Lauren Hays

Webinars

  • New Books for Storytime – Presenter(s): Penny Peck

November 2017

Online Courses

  • Supervisory Success - Instructor: Sarah Flowers
  • Serving People with Mental Health Challenges at Your Library - Instructor: Josh Berk
  • Parent Engagement Workshops (Short Format) - Instructor: Amy Koester
  • Project Management Fundamentals for Library Staff - Instructor: Emily Clasper

Webinars

  • Privacy Online for Staff and Patrons – Presenter(s): Laura Solomon
  • Storytelling for Community Relationships – Presenter(s): Barbara Alvarez

December 2017

Online Courses

  • Getting Started with Sensory-Enhanced Storytimes - Instructor: Laura Hackstaff
  • Weeding for Your Library's Health - Instructor: Francisca Goldsmith

Webinars

  • Passport and Other Revenue Streams for Your Library – Presenter(s): TBD

January 2018

Online Courses

  • Core Reference Fundamentals (LSSC) - Instructor: Francisca Goldsmith
  • Conducting Assessments and Surveys - Instructors: Brenda Hough and Stephanie Gerding
  • Developmentally Appropriate Programming for Youth - Instructor: Amy Koester
  • Basic Cataloging and Classification (LSSC) - Instructor: Xiaoli Li

Webinars

  • Data Analysis to Inform Collection Development – Presenter(s): TBD

February 2018

Online Courses

  • Teen Services Fundamentals (LSSC) - Instructor: Sarah Flowers
  • Adult Learning Styles - Instructor: Lauren Hayes
  • Emotional Intelligence - Instructor: Catherine McHugh
  • Training Patrons on Technology - Instructor: Crystal Schimpf

Webinars

  • What's New in Children's Literature – Presenter(s): Penny Peck

March 2018

Online Courses

  • Experiential Learning Labs- Instructor: Amy Holcomb
  • New Models for Customer Service - Instructor: TBD
  • Library Services for Patrons Experiencing Homelessness - Instructor: Julie Winkelstein
  • Conflict Resolution in the Workplace - Instructor: Sharon Morris

Webinars

  • Handling Negative Feedback and Comments Online – Presenter(s): Laura Solomon
  • Roving Reference – Presenter(s): TBD

April 2018

Online Courses

  • Using Technology for Community Engagement (Short Format) - Instructor: Barbara Alvarez
  • Reader's Advisory for Teens - Instructor: Sarah Flowers
  • Adult Programming for Emerging Adults - Instructor: Audrey Barbakoff
  • STEAM in the Library - Instructor: Amy Koester

Webinars

  • Community Led Programming – Presenter(s): TBD
  • Reaching out to Non-Users - Presenter(s): TBD

May 2018

Online Courses

  • All Work is Team Work (LSSC) - Instructor: Cheryl Gould
  • Library Marketing Toolkit - Instructor: Ned Potter
  • User Experience  - Instructor: TBD

Webinars

  • Emerging Tech Trends – Presenter(s): Laura Solomon
  • What's New in Young Adult Literature 2018 – Presenter(s): Michael Cart

June 2018

Online Courses

  • Staying on Top of Technology - Instructor: David Lee King
  • Career Planning: Renew Yourself - Instructor: Catherine Hakala-Ausperk

Webinars

  • Creating Space for Learning at Work – Presenter(s): TBD