NCompass Live:The Year In Review


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NCompass Live debuted in January 2009. During the past year, we have covered a variety of library related topics with presentations, interviews, book reviews and web tours. Join the NLC's Christa Burns as we look back on 2009's NCompass Live sessions and hear updates to some of the sessions.

NCompass Live - February 10, 2010

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NCompass Live:The Year In Review

  1. 1. The Year in Review<br />February 10, 2010<br />
  2. 2. Premiered on January 7, 2009<br />This is the 48th NCompass Live<br />678 live attendees<br />Recordings watched over 1250 times<br />Centra<br />GoToWebinar<br /><ul><li> ncompasslive.asp</li></li></ul><li>Meet the NLC, Part 1 & 2<br />January 7 & January 14<br />Rod Wagner, Library Commission Director, Beth Goble, Government Information Services Director, Dave Oertli, Talking Book & Braille Service Director, and Lisa Kelly, Information Services Director<br />Devra Dragos, Network Services Director, Mary Jo Ryan, Communications Coordinator, Richard Miller, Library Development Director, and Vern Buis, Lead Infrastructure Support Analyst<br />
  3. 3. TBBS – Talking Book & Braille Service<br />Library of Congress Talking Books: Now Downloadable 24/7 <br />Assistive Technologies for the Blind and Visually Impaired<br />Behind the Studio Glass: Meet the Volunteers and Staff Who Make Talking Books and Magazines<br />
  4. 4. Health Information<br />Feel the Love - Free Health Resources from the National Library of Medicine<br />Go Local Nebraska and CHIRS - Your Local Information Resources for Health-related Issues<br />
  5. 5. Boards, Trustees, Friends, etc.<br />Nebraska Library Accreditation, Librarian Certification and Library Board Certification: The Whys & Hows<br />Trustee Tips<br />A Conversation with Sally Reed, ALTAFF/FOLUSA<br />
  6. 6. Computers & Technology<br />Computers: What to Know Before You Buy<br />Setting Up Your Public Access Computers<br />Tech Talk with Michael Sauers<br />
  7. 7. One Book One Nebraska<br />2009 ONE BOOK ONE NEBRASKA: Nebraska Reads A Lantern in Her Hand <br />One Book For Nebraska Kids & One Book For Nebraska Teens<br />
  8. 8. On the Web<br />Putting Facebook to Work for Your Library<br />Libraries, They Are A-Changin&apos; <br />Google Maps<br />All About Twitter and More About Twitter: Tips and Tricks<br />WebJunction: Resource for Rural Libraries<br />Google Secrets<br />
  9. 9. NebraskAccess<br />Check out the New NebraskAccess! <br />Touring the New eLibrary<br />Wilson Databases Update<br />
  10. 10. Books & Reading<br />Summer Reading Programs: Who Chooses the Theme?<br />How to Lead a Book Group for Adults or Kids!<br />What to Read?<br />Teens @ the Library: Teen Read Week...and more! <br />2009 Nebraska Book Festival<br />Great Reads with Sally Snyder<br />
  11. 11. Grants & Funding<br />Seeking Grant Funds and Writing Winning Proposals: An Introduction<br />Continuing Education/Training and Library Improvement Grants Information Session<br />E-rate 101: The Basics <br />USDA Funding Opportunities for Rural Libraries<br />
  12. 12. Government Resources<br />Government Information for You and Your Customers<br />American Factfinder-Mining the U.S. Census for Information About Your Community<br />
  13. 13. On the Job<br />The New and Improved Library and Information Services Program<br />Cataloging on a Shoestring: Sources of Free MARC Records<br />
  14. 14. The NLC<br />Bibliostat Collect: It&apos;s Got a New Look <br />Nebraska Learns 2.0 Wrap-up<br />Nebraska Memories<br />Meet the Librarians Behind<br />Do You Moodle?<br />Discount Shopping with the NLC<br />
  15. 15. Suggestions for NCompass Live sessions are welcome! <br />Please contact Christa Burns <br />if you would like to request a session on a topic, <br />or if you would like to present on a topic.  <br /><br />800-307-2665<br /><br />