TSLAC to Offer Webinar Series on Patron Privacy

From the TSLAC website:

A very special three-part webinar series on patron privacy for Texas library staff kicks off on February 9.

Patron Privacy – What Texas Library Staff Should Know

(For Texas Library Staff Only)

Are you confident in your ability to handle requests for patron information from authorities? When is the last […]

TSLAC to Offer Webinar On Responding to a Material Challenge

From the TSLAC website:

Has a book or DVD been challenged in your library? How should your library respond if someone challenges one of your books on social media?

The Texas State Library is hosting a 1.5 hour webinar at 1:30pm CST on Tuesday, February 2nd that will leave you better prepared to respond to […]

Do You Large Print?

Do you have a collection of Large Print books? Or maybe you are part of the CTLS Large Print Collection rotation? I wanted to make you aware of a free Booklist webinar called Best Practices for Large Print: Ideas, Resources and Reads coming up on Tuesday, November 10, 2015 1:00 pm (CST) that might be […]

Free TexShare Training Webinars from EBSCOhost and TSLAC

From the TSLAC website:

TexShare libraries, sign up now the latest round of free TexShare database training with EBSCOhost trainer Lisa Jones. Read about the many training webinars, and link to registration pages below:

Homework Help and School Outreach, With New Ways to Search Using Explora Tuesday, November 10, 2015 – 2:00pm Central Get […]

TSLAC Webinars on Library Services for Veterans

From the TSLAC website:

The Texas State Library and Archives Commission is pleased to announce a very special Webinar series scheduled for this fall — Providing Library Services for Military and Veteran Communities in Texas. All Texas library staff are encouraged to attend — from directors and managers to frontline staff and volunteers. Detailed program […]

TSLAC Grant Opportunities

The Texas State Library and Archives Commission announces grant opportunities in 5 categories for Fiscal Year 2014.

–Texas Reads Grants

–Impact Grants for Library Innovation and Improvement

–TexTreasures Grants

–Library Cooperation Grants

–Special Projects Grants

If you missed the webinar this week, please go to the TSLAC web page to see the archived webinar:



Free Webinar: Enhance Library Instruction with Mobile Devices

On Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at 1:30 – 3:00pm central time, 45 libraries around Texas will be hosting a free TSLAC webinar featuring Meredith Farkas on how libraries can enhance instruction using mobile devices.

Would you like to attend this webinar? If so, there are several locations in central Texas to visit – Austin Community […]

E-Books and Access: Upholding Library Values (ALA TechSource Workshop)

Due to the demand from Texas libraries for training on eBooks and the various issues in their acquisition, Texas State Library offered 50 libraries around the state an opportunity to host this 2-part series of webinars. View the Host Sites

Event Details:

E-Books and Access: Upholding Library Values (ALA TechSource Workshop) Wednesday, December 7, 2011, […]

Holiday Books for Children Webinar

Thanks to Kim Lehman for presenting a webinar last Thursday on new, worthwhile children’s books for Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa. Here’s an extended bibliography to accompany the recording, which will be on the site soon.


Spanish Materials Webinar

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Thanks to Diana Miranda-Murillo for this wonderful webinar on choosing popular Spanish materials for your collection. You can access the archived webinar above or get the workshop slides.