Join YALSA for its webinars! Keep up-to-date on developments in the field with these interactive learning sessions.
Upcoming Live Webinars
All YALSA webinars take place at 2 p.m. Eastern. Webinars are 60 minutes. Live webinars are a benefit that are available free to members only. Groups may participate in webinars for a fee that includes 10 log-ins. Members can sign up for the free webinars via a link that is provided in the weekly YALSA E-news. Not a member yet? Join now and get free access to over $468 worth of e-learning each year!
June 16: Content Creation Tools for You & Your Teens
July 21: Outreach and Service to Teens In Your Community but Outside Your Library
Interested in future YALSA webinars? Use our calendar to check for dates as we add them.
About the webinars:
- Webinars are 60 minutes long, including time for questions and answers
- Webinars take place at 2 p.m. Eastern.
- All participants in the live program receive:
- a certificate of participation
- access to the recording and PowerPoint slides
- They are commercial-free
- Webinars are delivered by an expert trainer
- All YALSA members get free access to YALSA's webinars within 24 hours after they're originally recorded, in the Members' Only section of this web site
Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 1-800-545-2433, ext. 4390.
- Group registrations for live webinars are available for $195. YALSA’s group rate gives an institution ten logins for the webinar and non-members then have an opportunity to sit in on a live webinar.
- Group registration is available by completing this form (PDF) and then faxing or mailing it in.
- Members can sign up for the free webinars via a link that is provided in the weekly YALSA E-news.
- YALSA does not distribute contact information to webinar sponsors.
- YALSA's webinars are led by professional experts, selected by YALSA, and are not employees of paid sponsors.
- YALSA webinars are certified for one Library Education Unit in the state of Indiana.
- All webinars provide one contact hour.
- Learn about YALSA's other continuing education opportunities.
- Interested in sponsoring a YALSA webinar? Find out more in our media and sponsorship kit (PDF).
- Interested in a past YALSA webinar? Read descriptions and buy recordings at the Webinars-on-Demand page.
- Interested in presenting a webinar? Fill out this brief form to let us know.
Members can see archived webinars for free, within 24 hours after they take place, in YALSA's members' only section.
Interested in YALSA’s webinars, but want to see if they're right for you? Check out one of our free webinars-on-demand:
- The Intern Experience: Make It Count! (sponsored by Dollar General)
- Interns are Staff, Too! (sponsored by Dollar General)
- Putting the PRO in Professional: Using Social Media in Your Career Search
- VIPS: Why you Need Them for Advocacy
Teens and the Future of Libraries
- Teens & the Future of Libraries (a series of discussions held jointly with connectedlearning.tv in May 2013)
- What's Next for Teen Services?: Connected Learning (Program 1, March 2014)
- What's Next for Teen Services?: Literacies (Program 2, March 2014)
- What's Next for Teen Services?: Librarians as Community Connectors & Education Facilitators (Program 3, March 2014)
- What's Next for Teen Services?: Cultural Competencies (Program 4, March 2014)
- What's Next for Teen Services?: Personal Learning Networks (Program 5, March 2014)
Teen Read Week & Summer Reading/Learning
- Demonstrating Impact Through Teen Summer Reading (sponsored by Dollar General)
- Don’t Get Lost in Translation: Connect with Your Teens through Summer Reading (sponsored by Dollar General)
- Engaging Latino Youth through STEAM: Going Beyond Our Walls
- Programming for Teen Read Week
- Seeking the Unknown in the Blink of an Eye
- Spice Up a Program with a Dash of Literacy! (sponsored by Dollar General)
- Teen Programming Development: Making It About the Teens from Start to Finish (sponsored by Dollar General)
- Turn Dreams into Reality: Exploring Your Future with Literature
- Turning Dreams into Reality @ Your Library
Teens & Tech
- CREATECH: Take It and Make It Big: Leveraging Partnerships for Teen Tech Week (sponsored by Best Buy)
- Check-in: Maker Spaces 101, Teens, and You
- DIY: Outcomes and Impact (sponsored by Best Buy)
- Gamification in Libraries: Teen Tech Week (sponsored by Tutor.com)
- Make It At Your Library! (sponsored by Best Buy)