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- September 12-13, Wisconsin Libraries Tech Days (online)
- October 6, The Art of Conflict Transformation at Schreiner Memorial Library (Lancaster)
- October 24-27, Wisconsin Library Association (WLA) Conference
- November 3, Southwest Wisconsin Association of Libraries Conference at Iowa County Health & Human Services Building (Dodgeville)
Privacy and Wisconsin Public Libraries Tutorials for Frontline Staff and Managers
Library workers have access to a tutorial to better understand the reasons behind privacy policies and laws, as well as how to effectively interact with library users about privacy. Specific attention will be given to Wisconsin laws. The tutorials include three modules, each consisting of a short (8-9 minute) video, links to additional reading, and a short quiz. Library directors and managers can access a short tutorial with suggestions for working with staff, creating policies, and other administrative tasks related to protecting patron privacy.
Privacy and Wisconsin Public Libraries Tutorial for Front-Line Staff: https://my.nicheacademy.com/iflslib-staff/course/56679
Privacy and Wisconsin Public Libraries Tutorial for Managers and Directors: https://my.nicheacademy.com/iflslib-staff/course/56903
Ryan Dowd’s Librarian’s Guide to Homelessness on-demand, self-paced online training is available to all Wisconsin library staffs through December 2023. Find tips for de-escalating challenging situations for all patrons and get a better understanding of those who are experiencing homelessness. To start your training, use your library email address when you click here. If you don’t have a library email address or have other questions or problems, contact Shauna Koszegi (email@example.com).