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Free webinar 5/18/16: Teaching Digital Skills to Older Adults (TechSoup)

 

When: Wednesday, May 18, 11:00am-12:00pm PDtechsoup logoT (12:00pm-1:00pm, Mountain Time)

Join us for this free webinar to learn how your library can help older adults learn to use new technologies. You will hear from the St. Mary’s County Library (Maryland), which is providing older adults with effective training and technology assistance. This library will share examples of successful programming, as well as tips for working with older adults. You will also learn about TechBoomers, a free website that offers technology training tutorials developed specifically for older adults.

Registration link

This webinar is posted on the website TechSoup for Libraries, an organization which provides “products you need to maximize your technology services to your community” (the above information is from the TechSoup for Libraries website).

Also check out our monthly Hitchhiker posts on free online training opportunities — the post “May Online Training Opportunities” will be added soon — that are linked to the Professional Development Calendar!

 

About Aubrey Iglesias

Aubrey Iglesias, former Documents Cataloger at the New Mexico State Library, continues to advocate for the necessity of continuous professional development for librarians in order to constantly improve services to our communities.

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