[Libs-Or] Gale and LearningExpress Library Training in October

Arlene Weible arlene.weible at state.or.us
Fri Oct 9 08:13:54 PDT 2020

The State Library of Oregon offers resources from Gale and LearningExpress Library through its Statewide Database Licensing Program. Learn more about the resources available to your library by reviewing the SDLP resource guide<https://libguides.osl.state.or.us/SDLP_FAQ>, or attend one of the upcoming webinars listed below.
These webinars are a great short professional development opportunities for library staff to learn more about these resources and ways to promote them among library users. This month features sessions on how to best use the tools provided by Gale to maximize access to resources in online learning and research situations. Sessions on the important topics of mental wellness and diversity, equity, and inclusion education are also offered in October.
Webinars for Oregon Libraries

October 21, 2020 - 11:00-11:30 am - Discover Reliable Health Resources with Gale Health and Wellness<https://cengage.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_XcakbWgNTs6TOZv559T0Cw>

Looking for ways to promote media and health literacy in your community? A quick and easy way to start is to highlight your library’s access to Gale Health and Wellness<https://galesupport.com/oregongeo/oregongeoLink.php?db=HWRC&loc=oregon_sl>.  In this session, you will learn how find reliable information on diseases, conditions, treatments, diagnostics and other current health topics and use the tools available to market and promote easy-to-understand health information in your community.

If you missed September’s webinar on Gale Business Resources, the recording is available<https://support.gale.com/doc/oregon-webinar-kbic2>.

Other Upcoming Webinars

LearningExpress Library offers 30 minute overview sessions. Find an upcoming session and register here<https://ebscotraining.webex.com/cmp3300/webcomponents/calendar/calendar.do?siteurl=ebscotraining&serviceType=TC&ownerID=0&pageNum=1&timezoneID=0&year=2020&month=6&date=1&showpast=false&showreg=false&tabType=search&searchKeyWord=learningexpress>.

Can't attend the live session? Register anyway and you will receive a link to the recording. Recorded webinars<https://support.gale.com/training/webinars/#recorded> and video tutorials<https://support.gale.com/training/videos/> are also available at the Gale Support site.

October 15, 2020 - 10:00-10:30 am - Develop Your Library Web Page to Support Online Learning with Gale, for K‒12 and Academic Libraries<https://cengage.zoom.us/webinar/register/6016004568034/WN_nHD42HtKRBexRR-dPrA0_g>

Now more than ever, students and teachers need a safe and reliable place to access information and resources to support assignments and projects. In this session, we’ll explore the options and support tools Gale provides to organize your library web page, including Gale Pages, our updated Gale Product Menu, and our support site.

October 21, 2020 - 11:00-11:30 am - Build Better Mental Wellness with Gale Health and Wellness<https://cengage.zoom.us/webinar/register/6016004568213/WN_L7BS1Oo4QWWy-IwTIysCNg>

Many things can impact our mental health, especially in these stressful times, but sharing information can help give us the tools we need to take care of ourselves and others. In this session, you’ll learn about the mental health collection in Gale Health and Wellness and how it provides information and resources to promote better mental wellness.

October 22, 2020 - 10:00-10:30 am - Develop Your Library Web Page to Support Online Research with Gale, for Public Libraries<https://cengage.zoom.us/webinar/register/9516004569363/WN_cVt9YvgrQKSvudNKNur0YA>

Now more than ever, your patrons need safe and reliable access to information and resources that support research, further learning, and advancement of their goals. In this session, we’ll explore the best practices to organize your library web page, including Gale Pages, our updated Gale Product Menu, and our support site.

October 28, 2020 - 11:00-11:30 am - Using Gale In Context Resources to Support Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Education <https://cengage.zoom.us/webinar/register/5316004445528/WN_Rhjv5KUUSEGWR2sA9aIs6g>

This webinar will explore how Gale’s In Context resources can help support your anti-racism and inclusion programming, curriculum, and other efforts to help facilitate meaningful conversations about race, diversity, and inclusion.

Arlene Weible, MLS
Electronic Services Consultant
Oregon Federal Regional Depository Coordinator
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