Librarian by Day Bobbi Newman | I'm not that kind of librarian

Posts Tagged ‘Training’

Find Your Friends on Facebook

05.29.2008 · Posted in Patron Services, Training

I taught this class last night as part of the series of Internet classes I'm teaching to patrons at MRRL. I was a bit worried going into it, as almost all of the people at previous classes were seniors so I on the handout I added the websites I learned about at Internet Librarian last year.  It ...

Intro to Blogging for the Patrons

05.07.2008 · Posted in Patron Services, Training

Several people have asked me to share the classes I'm creating for the Patrons.  I'm doing half of the series, a coworker is doing the other half, so you'll only be seeing half the lessons. The first one is Introduction to Blogging.  It's geared towards, beginners, people don't really know much about blogs or blogging.  I'll ...

Computer/Internet Classes for Patrons

03.13.2008 · Posted in Patron Services, Training

MRRL is getting ready to kick off it's new serious of computer/internet classes for the public. I've agreed to teach half of them, so I've been busy working on presentations and plans. I wonder how this will be different from teaching other Librarians. Here's my list of classes, any tips or suggestions? :) Introduction to ...

Promoting Play Through Online Discovery: Lego Building

11.02.2007 · Posted in Internet Librarian

Meredith Farkas led off this two part session with great information about her Five Weeks to a Social Library program. This was the first, free, grass roots, completely online program designed to teach Librarians about social software. It was almost completely done with open source, free software tools such as Drupal, Mediawiki and BlipTV. Her ...