WiLSWorld Shorts: Webinar about Open Educational Resources by alsadmin | August 14, 2018 | Training Opportunity | 0 Comments Register for the next WiLSWorld Shorts taking place online Friday, September 7 at 1:00 pm. Register to attend: https://goo.gl/forms/XPtSs88sAj9liaB33 WiLS invites you to attend the next WiLS World Shorts – quarterly, free webinars designed to do all the same things as WiLSWorld, but from the comfort of your own desk. Open Educational Resources (OER) are on the minds of many librarians across the state as a way to further the library’s... Read More CE Opportunity: Learn to Work Confidently With Homeless Patrons by alsadmin | August 2, 2018 | Uncategorized | 0 Comments Ryan Dowd is the Executive Director of a large homeless shelter outside of Chicago, Illinois. Members of the SHARE Consortium are invited to Kenosha Public Library's all-staff training featuring a presentation by Ryan Dowd Friday, September 14th from 8 A.M. to noon at UW Parkside's student theater. Dowd will teach library staffers how to work confidently with homeless patrons. Afternoon activities may follow. Ryan Dowd, a homeless shelter... Read More WorkFlows Acquisitions Module Training by alsadmin | July 30, 2018 | Training Opportunity | 0 Comments The SHARE Consortium will be sponsoring a sharing session for libraries who are using or interested in learning more about the Workflows Acquisitions module. Join fellow librarians and staff members at the Lakeshores Library System Office (29134 Evergreen Dr #600, Waterford, WI 53185) Wednesday, August 29th at 10:00 A.M. For more information and to register, please click... Read More Vote Now! by alsadmin | July 27, 2018 | Announcement | 0 Comments Big Library Read, OverDrive's global ebook club, will be returning October 1st and your help is needed in choosing the title that will be next. This time around, OverDrive is focusing on juvenile and young adult titles and it’s up to us and our patrons to help decide what the winning title will be by voting. Vote for the next Big Library Read title now. You can select up to three titles and voting ends Tuesday, July 31st. Feel free to share... Read More Total Circulations in July 2018 Traditional (124,441 Items) 91% OverDrive/Libby (10,186 Items) 7% Hoopla Digital (2,590 Items) 2% SEARCH THE CATALOG Search our catalog for books, music, movies, kits, eBooks, eAudiobooks, eComics, music, & streaming video/tv. Search: DIGITAL LIBRARY: eBOOKS, eAUDIOBOOKS, ETC. OverDrive & Libby Apps and Websites OverDrive and Libby (powered by OverDrive) offer access to Wisconsin’s Digital Library with two apps, libbyapp.com, and overdrive.com. Instantly check out available materials and place holds on materials currently in use. eBooks eAudiobooks Movies (OverDrive Only) Learn more about Libby/Overdrive. Take me there. Hoopla Digital App and Website Hoopla’s on-demand checkout means never having to place a hold. Use the Hoopla digital app or hoopladigital.com. eBooks eAudiobooks eComic books TV shows, Movies Music albums Learn more about Hoopla. Take me there. BiblioBoard Library App and Website BiblioBoard features independent, self-published ebooks with no account needed, no checkout due dates, and no waiting. Use the BiblioBoard Library app or library.biblioboard.com. eBooks Independent, self-published content Content to watch, read, & listen Learn more about BiblioBoard Library. Take me there. ONLINE INSTRUCTION Gale Courses Choose from over 365 free, 6-week, online classes, led by professional instructors. Professional Development Technology Skills Personal Enrichment Test Preparation Learn more about Gale Courses. Take me there. Lynda.com App and Website View thousands of professionally produced video tutorials taught by industry experts anytime, anywhere. Software Training Creative Fields Business Skills Learn more about Lynda.com. Take me there. LearningExpress Library Website LearningExpress Library helps students and adult learners improve the skills required for academic and career success. College, Adult, & Career Skills & Preparation H.S. Equivalency & College Admissions Test Preparation – ACT, SAT, etc. Classroom/Homework Skill Building Career & Citizenship Preparation in Spanish Learn more about LearningExpress Library. Take me there.