This year, the Indiana State Library is hoping to help library employees across the state to Get INSPIRED! The Professional Development Office has added a second series to our webinar offerings, What’s Up Wednesday – Get INSPIRED! This series is on the second Wednesday of every month and will be a focused look at some aspect of the INSPIRE suite of tools. The remaining 2021 webinars in this series are below:
April 14 – “Ebooks”
Learn how to use the different features available in the new and expanded EBSCO Ebook collections in INSPIRE.
May 12 – “Live Q&A”
This will be an informal question and answer session about all things INSPIRE. If you have specific questions, please add them to this form and they will be answered during this session.
June 9 – “Business Databases”
Learn how to use the various business databases available in INSPIRE to access valuable business information.
July 14 – “INSPIRE for Career Prep”
Aug. 11 – “Live Q&A”
Sept. 8 – “Top INSPIRE Databases for Assisting Students”
Oct. 13 – “Digital Collections with Justin Clark”
Nov. 10 – “Live Q&A”
These webinars are all worth one TLEU each for Indiana library staff. Keep an eye on the PDO calendar of events and the INLibraries Listserv for more details. January’s “Introduction to INSPIRE” webinar can be found on the archived webinars page. March’s webinar “INSPIRE Search Strategies” will be archived soon, so be sure to check the archived page for this great opportunity.
This post was written by George Bergstrom, Southwest regional coordinator, Professional Development Office, Indiana State Library.