YALSA's Webinars

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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.  Beginning Jan. 1, 2014, live webinars are a benefit that are available to members only.  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!

  • January 15: One Year Check-in: Changes in Libraries since the Futures Report (official title pending)

  • February 19: Library Policy Tune-up: Are Yours Teen Friendly? (official title pending)

  • March 19: YALSA's New Teen Services Programming Guidelines: What Do They Mean for You and Your Library? (official title pending)

  • April 16: Teen Services Programming: Opportunities and Outcomes (official title pending)

  • May 21: Navigating the Tides of Teen Behavior (official title pending)

  • June 18: Professional Development: Navigating Interpersonal Conflict in the Workplace (official title pending) 
     

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 Nicole Gibby-Munguia at nmunguia@ala.org or 1-800-545-2433 ext 5293.

Registration Information

  • 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.

Other Information

  • 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.

Webinars-on-Demand

Members can see archived webinars for free, within 24 hours after they take place, in YALSA's members' only section. All others can purchase access to recent YALSA webinars for $19, available one month after they take place.  

Free Webinars

Interested in YALSA’s webinars, but want to see if they're right for you? Check out one of our free webinars-on-demand:
 

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