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Tourism and community training come together at Gregory Public Library

Tourism and community training come together at Gregory Public Library | Library Training and Education | Scoop.it

Gregory Public Library SD's community engagement initiative is profiled in SDSL August newsletter column  "Why Didn't I think of that?". Part of the initiative were: collecting menus from local restaurants for tourists and visitors to the library; and advertising libraries at local lodges and motels.

-- spotted by Zola M. on the LinkedIn WebJunction Group Members


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Over 50s take Facebook training in Nottingham libraries

Over 50s take Facebook training in Nottingham libraries | Library Training and Education | Scoop.it
A group of over 50s have become students of Facebook after taking part in a training session at Bilborough Library.

Six adults, all aged over 50, have signed up for a two part training course where...

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Training in social media at the library!

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Mobile Computer Labs

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TechSoup for Libraries (love these guys, if you are not a regular follower or user of their resources, I would strongly encourage you to be) covers some best practises for mobile computer labs in their latest Edge Initiatives benchmarks. In this post, they look at a number of success stories:

* Poudre River Public Library District (Fort Collins, CO), where their suitcase lab brings training into people's living rooms,

* Lamar Public Library (Lamar, CO) serving a rural population of approx 8,000 people in se

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* Free Library of Philadelphia (PA), with their shiny Techmobile and community Hotspots.


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Helping Seniors Learn New Technology - New York Times (blog)

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