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Britannica Basics (K12)
Join us for this interactive webinar to learn new ways to do research projects with students using Britannica resources. Get ideas for integrating technology and digital skills into your library and classrooms! Attendees will learn about special features, including: • Creating a user account...
August 24, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM REGISTER
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Britannica Basics (K12)
oin us for this interactive webinar to learn new ways to do research projects with students using Britannica resources. Get ideas for integrating technology and digital skills into your library and classrooms! Attendees will learn about special features, including: • Creating a user account...
August 29, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM REGISTER
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NoveList Plus and NoveList K8 Plus (Public Libraries, K12)
In this one-hour EBSCO workshop for GALILEO, learn how to locate just the right fiction or nonfiction title with NoveList Plus and NoveList Plus K-8.
August 30, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM REGISTER
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ProQuest SIRS Discoverer (K12)
This session will showcase SIRS Discoverer, a multidisciplinary database for elementary and middle school learners, researchers, and educators covering curriculum areas content sets such as current events, history, health, language arts, math, science, social studies, and technology.
August 31, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM REGISTER
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ProQuest Ebook Central & LibCentral (All GALILEO Libraries)
An overview of ProQuest Ebook Central and ProQuest LibCentral, which supports discovery, access to real-time usage data, and analytics for your ProQuest Ebook Collection.
August 31, 2017 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM REGISTER
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Britannica on GALILEO: Social Studies in Focus (K12)
Britannica has thousands of trusted resources for you and your Social Studies students to access from school or home! Discover articles, multimedia pieces, primary sources, and country research tools, just to name a few. In this session we’ll explore Social Studies content to save, organize & share.
September 5, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM REGISTER
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Using Lexiles in your EBSCO Databases (K12)
This EBSCO session, customized for GALILEO, will demonstrate using Lexile reading levels to limit content to relevant results in student research. Lexile limiters in a variety of EBSCO student interfaces across disciplines will be demonstrated.
September 7, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM REGISTER
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Getting to Know Gale’s Kids InfoBits (Private K12, K12)
Kids InfoBits is an exciting resource designed especially for elementary-aged children. With a mobile responsive interface, Google/Microsoft integration, and age-appropriate content, it encourages curiosity and facilitates learning across core subjects.
September 7, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM REGISTER
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Getting to Know Gale LegalForms (Public Libraries)
Want to know more about your new GALILEO resource, Gale's LegalForms? Then this session is for you! Gale LegalForms provides a comprehensive look at various types of legal documents. It offers the most robust collection of accessible legal information available.
September 8, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM REGISTER
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EBSCO Explora Overview (K12)
Join us for a tour of Explora, EBSCO’s engaging interface designed to support student research, classroom instruction, and patron information needs with rich, reliable content and easy-to-use functionality. During this session, we will explore the interface and review key features and functionality.
September 12, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM REGISTER
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ProQuest Ebook Central (All GALILEO Libraries)
Join us for an overview of ProQuest Ebook Central which delivers a modern experience, with a simple interface, intuitive navigation, and user-centered design.
September 12, 2017 11:00 AM - 12::00 PM REGISTER
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Britannica on GALILEO: Discover STEM Resources (K12)
Schools are taking a new look at their resources for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. This session will take you on a journey to find STEM resources. Learn about the STEM initiative and how Britannica can support you.
September 22, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM REGISTER
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Britannica on GALILEO: Social Studies in Focus (K12)
Britannica has thousands of trusted resources for you and your Social Studies students to access from school or home! Discover articles, multimedia pieces, primary sources, and country research tools, just to name a few. In this session we’ll explore Social Studies content to save, organize, and sha
September 25, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM REGISTER
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Heritage Quest Online (Public, Some Academic)
Join us for this course which will cover the new search pages for the U.S. Federal Census records from 1790-1940, more than 28,000 family and local history books, Revolutionary War and Freedman's Bank collections, and the U.S Serial Set of action of the U.S Congress...
September 26, 2017 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM REGISTER
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ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the U. S. (All GALILEO Libraries)
In print, the Statistical Abstract of the United States is a one-volume, comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. Online it is 1400+ individually indexed tables (with attached spreadsheets), both searchable and browsable...
September 27, 2017 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM REGISTER
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Getting to Know Gale LegalForms (Public Libraries)
Want to know more about your new GALILEO resource, Gale's LegalForms? Then this session is for you! Gale LegalForms provides a comprehensive look at various types of legal documents. It offers the most robust collection of accessible legal information available.
October 23, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM REGISTER
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Ancestry Library Edition: Beyond the Basics (Public, Some Academic)
Content for Ancestry Library Edition is sourced from libraries, archives and special collections all over the world. This collection, with nearly 9 billion records in more than 10,000 unique databases, is essential to having a broad genealogy collection. Join this session 60 minute session get more!
October 4, 2017 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM REGISTER
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Britannica on GALILEO: Discover STEM Resources (K12)
Schools are taking a new look at their resources for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. This session will take you on a journey to find STEM resources. Learn about the STEM initiative and how Britannica can support you...
October 5, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM REGISTER
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Getting to Know Gale LegalForms (Public Libraries)
Want to know more about your new GALILEO resource, Gale's LegalForms? Then this session is for you! Gale LegalForms provides a comprehensive look at various types of legal documents. It offers the most robust collection of accessible legal information available.
October 31, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM REGISTER
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