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ProQuest Ebook Central (All GALILEO Participating Libraries)
Join this webinar for an overview of ProQuest Ebook Central which delivers a modern experience, with a simple interface, intuitive navigation, and user-centered design. This 45-minute session will cover key benefits and recent enhancements.
July 23, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM REGISTER
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SIRS Discoverer Educators’ Tools (K12)
Join this webinar to explore SIRS Discoverer's supplemental curriculum and learning materials, including student activities, an educator's guide, middle- and elementary-level student workbooks, citation guidelines, research strategy worksheets, and more. Your questions will be answered by ProQuest.
July 24, 2018 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM REGISTER
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Statistical Abstract of the U.S. (All GALILEO Participating Libraries)
. Join this webinar to learn how to use the Abstract as a convenient volume for statistical reference, and as a guide to sources of more information both in print and on the Web. We will review information from a variety of public and private sources and explore what’s new for 2018.
July 24, 2018 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM REGISTER
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HeritageQuest (Public Libraries)
HeritageQuest® Online is a comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, convenient research guides, interactive census maps, and more. Discover the amazing history of you with HeritageQuest Online.
July 26, 2018 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM REGISTER
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ProQuest Ebook Central (All GALILEO Participating Libraries)
Join this webinar for an overview of ProQuest Ebook Central which delivers a modern experience, with a simple interface, intuitive navigation, and user-centered design. This 45-minute session will cover key benefits and recent enhancements.
August 7, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM REGISTER
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Ebooks for GALILEO (All GALILEO Participating Libraries)
This session is intended for librarians, library staff and teachers who will be using EBSCO eBooks in public, academic or school libraries. Topics will include: searching and browsing options, viewing and downloading eBooks, new features, and managing personal preferences via the My EBSCOhost folder
August 7, 2018 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM REGISTER
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SIRS Discoverer
This session will take a deep-dive into 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 8, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM REGISTER
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Statistical Abstract of the U.S. (All GALILEO Participating Libraries)
. Join this webinar to learn how to use the Abstract as a convenient volume for statistical reference, and as a guide to sources of more information both in print and on the Web. We will review information from a variety of public and private sources and explore what’s new for 2018.
August 10, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM REGISTER
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Integrating Research into the K-5 classroom with EBSCO (K12)
This session is intended for K-8 school librarians and teachers who will be using EBSCO eBooks and Explora - best practices to incorporate research skills for your students into your classroom. Explora was created to be easy to use by primary school students - learn some tips and tricks for...
August 13, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM REGISTER
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Information Sessions

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OpenAthens: Introduction and GALILEO Update
Join Russell Palmer, GALILEO, and Christopher Holly, EBSCO, for an overview of OpenAthens and an update on the GALILEO OpenAthens project.
August 6, 2018 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM REGISTER
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OpenAthens Introduction/Q&A Time for Academic Libraries (TCSG, USG, GPALS, AMPALS)
Join Russell Palmer, GALILEO, and Christopher Holly, EBSCO for a general overview of OpenAthens, followed by Q&A time for academic library staff.
August 21, 2018 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM REGISTER
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OpenAthens Introduction and Q&A Time for Public Libraries
Join Russell Palmer, GALILEO, and Christopher Holly, EBSCO for a general overview of OpenAthens, followed by Q&A time for public library staff.
September 7, 2018 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM REGISTER
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OpenAthens Introduction and Q&A for K12 (DOE, GISA)
Join Russell Palmer, GALILEO, and Christopher Holly, EBSCO for a general overview of OpenAthens, followed by Q&A time for k12 library staff.
September 27, 2018 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM REGISTER
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