Training on LiLI.org Tools

Live Webinars scheduled to learn about LiLI.org resources:

While we make every effort to record webinars, we cannot guarantee the results. Attendance at a live event is best.

Archives of previous LiLI training webinars

Date & Time Event Registration

January 19, 2017
Thursday

3:00 pm Mountain
2:00 pm Pacific

Explora Training for Schools
Join us to learn more about Explora for both primary and secondary school students. We'll discuss Topic Overviews and how to search using Lexile limiters. A link to Google Classroom allows teachers to share authoritative articles and multimedia content with students.

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February 15, 2017
Wednesday

3:00 pm Mountain
2:00 pm Pacific

Get to Know Chilton Library
Chilton Library offers an easy-to-use auto-repair resource for do-it-yourselfers. Chilton Library provides quick online access to repair, maintenance, and service information on seven decades of the broadest range of vehicles available, including cars, trucks, vans and SUVs. During this training session, participants will learn how to:

  •     search for Chilton Manuals using a vehicle’s make, model and year;
  •     find step-by-step instruction on vehicle brakes, engine, chassis, electrical, drive train, steering, suspension and all other systems; and
  •     access service & maintenance bulletins for service updates, recalls, and maintenance requirements.

This webinar will also share outreach ideas and strategies for promoting Chilton Library to your users.

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March 23, 2017
Thursday

3:00 pm Mountain
2:00 pm Pacific

Learning Express Library for Idaho Libraries
Join us for a special tour of LearningExpress Library for Idaho Commission for Libraries. We will review the user interface and focus on resources for college and career readiness, including the practice tests, tutorials and eBooks found in the School, College Preparation, College, and Career Centers. 
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April 19, 2017
Wednesday

9:00 am Mountain
8:00 am Pacific

NoveList Plus & NoveList K8 Plus
Summer will be here before you know it and NoveList Plus can help your patrons find that next great read. NoveList K8 Plus is a valuable tool to help build summer reading programs. Come check out what's new and exciting with NoveList Plus!
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May 17, 2017
Wednesday

9:00 am Mountain
8:00 am Pacific

Explora Training for Public Libraries 
Explora is a great place for public library patrons to start their research using EBSCO resources. We’ll discuss Topic Overviews, AP videos and other sources available. Learn how to browse for popular magazines and more!
Register with Ebsco

June 14, 2017
Wednesday

9:00 am Mountain
8:00 am Pacific

Business Resource Training
In this session, we’ll look at some great business resources for your patrons. Small Business Reference Center is a valuable resource for the small business owner and entrepreneur. Covering topics from Business Basics to Start-up Kits and Business Plans, this resource will help foster success in all aspects of managing a business. Business Source Premier is the industry’s most used business research database and has a unique interface designed with the business researcher in mind. We’ll tour both resources and discuss features of each.
Register with Ebsco

August 23, 2017
Wednesday

3:00 pm Mountain
2:00 pm Pacific

World Book Online - Primary Levels

This session will review World Book Kids, Student and Timelines to share
best practices, tips and tricks for utilizing World Book Online in the
classroom, and review the resources available to you through the Idaho State
Library!

Register with World Book

August 30, 2017
Wednesday

3:00 pm Mountain
2:00 pm Pacific

World Book Online - Secondary Levels

This session will review World Book Student, Advanced, Discover
 Timelines to share best practices, tips and tricks for utilizing World
Book Online in the classroom, and review the resources available to you through
the Idaho State Library!

 

Register with World Book
September 13, 2017
Wednesday

3:00 pm Mountain
2:00 pm Pacific

Gale Virtual Reference Library
Details Coming Soon 
Register with Gale Cengage

October 18, 2017
Wednesday

3:00 pm Mountain
2:00 pm Pacific

Literary Reference Center Training
Literary Reference gives students, professors and researchers a foundation of literary reference works to meet their research needs. In this session, we’ll learn how to search authors and works by a variety of factors as well as explore many of the tools available in the Reference Shelf. Dozens of lesson plans are available via a link to EBSCO's Curriculum Standards Module, a tool that can help teachers correlate EBSCO content quickly and easily to curriculum standards.
Register with Ebsco

November 16, 2017
Thursday

3:00 pm Mountain
2:00 pm Pacific

History Reference Center Training 
Join us for this informative session on History Reference Center. This graphical interface allows users to browse for topics using 22 US and World history timelines. Teachers can search for articles that meet curriculum standards from a tool found in the interface. We’ll also discuss the tools available, from citing articles to Google classroom integration.
Register with Ebsco

 

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