Mid-America Library Alliance Webinars

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Located in Independence, MO, the Mid-America Library Alliance MALA is an active consortium consisting of nearly 900 library systems throughout Missouri, Kansas, Iowa, Illinois, Colorado, Wyoming, Texas, New Mexico, Arkansas, and Oklahoma. MALA offers interlibrary loan courier delivery service, professional development training, online learning, and discounts on professional conferences.

MALA Webinars Series | Presented By Pat Wagner

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Pat Wagner works with MALA to bring you the topics listed below, available as 30-60 minute recorded webinars. 

Price: $15 – $200 (group and individual pricing available)

Basic Library Service Skills

Photo Credit: This work is in the public domain. http://commons.wikimedia. org/wiki/File:Hikone_castle5537.JPGThe Great Safe Place: Secure Library Workplaces

One-hour recorded webinar

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Virtual Customer Service Strategies: Solving Problems 

One-hour recorded webinar

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Photo Credit: http://commons.wikimedia.orgTen Tips: Inspiring Educational And Fun Staff Days

Thirty-minute recorded webinar

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Ten Tips: Leading Your Library To Think Outside The Books 

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Photo Credit: State Library and Archives of Florida 1985. No known copyright restrictions. http://www.flickr.com/photos/floridamemory/7026619371Ten Steps: Make Your Library Not The Best Kept Secret In Town

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Ten Tips: Tools To Interact With Patron Challenges With Confidence Photo Credit: State Library and Archives of Florida 1948. No known copyright restrictions. http://www.flickr.com/photos/floridamemory/3272978756

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LIBRARY PROGRAMS AND TRENDS

 

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thumli276oct15Engaging Library Outreach To Underserved Communities

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Evolving Public Libraries For The 21st Century And Beyondthumli213oct15

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Photo Credit: http://pixabay.comMaking A Stunning First Impression: Library Curb & Counter Appeal

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Library Readers Advisory

 

Ten Steps: Critical Evaluation Of Book ReviewsPhoto Credit: Image ID 1218054. http://www.sxc.hu

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SUPERVISORY/MANAGEMENT/LEADERSHIP

 

Identifying Behaviors That Burden People and BudgetsPhoto Credit: Ryan Kilpatrick 2009. Licensed under CC BY 2.0. This is an adaptation of the original work. http://www.flickr.com/photos/rkilpatrick21/3718763365

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When It Is Time To Discipline Or TerminatePhoto Credit: This work is in the public domain. http://www.nga.gov/education/classroom/self_portraits/act_gauguin_faces.shtm

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Performance Evaluations That WorkPhoto Credit: This work is in the public domain. http://commons.wikimedia. org/wiki/File:Arabischer_Maler_um_1210_001.jpg

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911: Library Disaster Planning For Your CommunityPhoto Credit: http://mrg.bz/kJA7uv

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Ten Tips: Breathe Life Into Your Datathumli230oct15

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Photo Credit: http://commons.wikimedia.orgTen Steps: Designing A Roadmap To Staff Accountability 

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Copy - thumMS112dec12-150x150Ten Tips: Library Public Relations On A Frazzled Shoestring

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Photo Credit: The U.S. National Archives 1942. No known copyright restrictions. http: //www.flickr.com/photos/usnationalarchives/5531929109Ten Steps: Motivational Techniques To Boost Performance

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thumLI210oct12Ten Tips: Navigating Ethical Practices In Your Library

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Photo Credit: http://www.sxc.huQuick And Cheap Strategic Planning For The Library

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Photo Credit: This work is in the public domain. http://vintageprintable.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/Juvenile-Harrys-Ladder-to-Learning-77.jpgStriking A Balance: Finessing Your Supervisor Skills 

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