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Gale In Context resources are receiving interface enhancements designed to increase access to library resources and have a greater impact on user success. (Learn more about these enhancements here: https://www.gale.com/product-enhancements.) In this webinar, we'll share what's changing with Gale In Context: Biography (previously Biography In Context), Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints (previously Opposing Viewpoints In Context), and other popular Gale In Context resources and how these improvements will help users research smarter, not harder.
Recorded on 8/01/19
Gale In Context: Middle School (previously Research In Context) is receiving interface enhancements designed to increase access to library resources and have a greater impact on user success. (Learn more about these enhancements here: https://www.gale.com/product-enhancements.) In this webinar, we'll share what's changing with Gale In Context: Middle School and how these improvements will help students research smarter, not harder.
Recorded on 7/31/19
Gale OneFile periodical resources are receiving interface enhancements designed to increase access to library resources and have a greater impact on user success. Learn more at our product enhancements site: https://www.gale.com/product-enhancements. In this webinar, we'll share what's changing with Gale Academic OneFile, Gale General OneFile, Gale OneFile: News (previously InfoTrac Newsstand) and other popular Gale OneFile periodical resources and how these improvements will help users research smarter, not harder.
Recorded on 7/29/19
This summer, Gale is releasing experience and design changes across its portfolio of products. These product enhancements are designed to increase access to library resources online, in the classroom and have a greater impact on user success. In this webinar, we'll offer a sneak peek at these changes.
Recorded on 7/18/19
Taken in aggregate, your Gale collection from NOVELNY holds a myriad of materials – from scholarly viewpoints to exclusive primary sources to engaging multimedia – offering an incredibly deep wealth of content and context to support faculty who want to refresh, revise or even replace course material. In this webinar, we'll share how you can integrate this content into your library's LibGuides using Gale Bookmarks. Join us to learn more! A continuing education certificate will be provided upon completion. Recorded 6-10-19
Recorded on 6/10/19
NOVELNY and Gale have a variety of support tools that can help you market and use our resources to their best advantage. The NOVELNY Marketing Toolkit and Gale's support site offer already prepared bookmarks, posters, and social media posts for your use. Gale's support page offers a range of materials - on-demand tutorials, resource guides, widgets, and more - that you can use to educate end users, train new library staff, and more. Join us during this webinar so you can learn how to make these support tools work for you!
Recorded on 5/07/19
This collection of more than 1,100 periodicals and 200 reports is a great resource for any educator—from the school teacher and administrator to those studying in the field at the collegiate and graduate level. Educator's Reference Complete seeks to provide full text for titles in the Eric database and covers multiple levels of education from preschool to college, and every educational specialty—such as technology, bilingual education, health education, and testing. It also provides insight on issues in administration, funding, and policy. In this webinar, we'll share best practices for putting this resource to work and how you can save time and money buy using it to subscribe to your professional development journals! Recorded 4-4-19
Recorded on 4/04/19
What are Gale's InfoTrac Collections? Looking for a great dessert? Try Culinary Arts Collection! Starting to plan your next great vacation? Start with Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Collection! Researching invasive species? Try the Environmental Studies and Policy Collection! In this webinar, we'll explore what the InfoTrac Collections are made of and how they can be incorporated into your library.
Recorded on 3/04/19
InfoTrac Newsstand provides access to more than 2,300 major U.S. regional, national, and local newspapers, as well as leading titles from around the world. It also includes thousands of images, radio and TV broadcasts and transcripts. In this webinar, we'll explore how to find what you need from current news to obituaries for genealogy researchers!
Recorded on 2/04/19
Looking for a refresher on Opposing Viewpoints In Context? Then this session is for you! Opposing Viewpoints in Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration. Opposing Viewpoints in Context helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more. Tune into this 30-minute webinar to learn how to find reading level appropriate viewpoint essays, reference articles, current periodicals, multimedia, and more by using Opposing Viewpoints In Context's engaging, streamlined interface! Recorded 1-14-19
Recorded on 1/14/19
Primary documents are more important than ever and your Gale In Context resources from NOVELNY have a rich collection of primary sources and this webinar is designed to help you discover them! We'll share the best search practices for finding what you need and how to browse what's available. A continuing education certificate will be provided upon completion. Recorded 1-10-19
Recorded on 1/10/19
Academic OneFile is Gale's premiere periodical database for academic and scholarly journals. Join us for this webinar to refresh your knowledge on what you can expect to find here, using deep dive searches, and how to integrate it's content into libguides, online syllabi, and more! Recorded 12-4-18
Recorded on 12/04/18
In this webinar we'll explore ways Business Insights: Essentials will help students with a business or marketing case study, entrepreneurs building and developing their business, and general researchers looking for company and financial information. Learn more about the content and enhanced functionality that enables librarians and researchers to delve deeper into business data with access to financial analysis tools, business associations, investment reports and market research reports.
Recorded on 11/13/18
Let's help elementary students grow their digital literacy skills with Kids InfoBits from NOVELNY! This resource is designed with our youngest students in mind to help with classroom projects and homework; the easy to use interface is great way to get young learners started on the path to successful research skills. Join us to learn ways to engage elementary age students with Kids InfoBits! A continuing education certificate will be provided upon completion. Recorded 11-12-18
Recorded on 11/12/18
In this webinar we'll cover how NOVELNY can help support the New York State K-12 Social Studies Framework with a variety of authoritative, online digital content sources. Gale digital resources from NOVELNY provide informational text, primary sources, and multimedia that support classroom instruction and student research. We'll share examples of successful lesson plans and handouts for your own use. We encourage you to invite your social studies teachers to attend with you! Recorded 9-18-2018
Recorded on 9/18/18
The key to connecting users to trustworthy, relevant content is ensuring that it appears in their workflow. Cloud based tools from Google and Microsoft are part of our lives professionally and personally. In this webinar, we'll explore the integration of these tools into Gale resources and how you can put them to work in the library, the classroom, and wherever else you need them! Please note, we'll be using a new webinar tool called GoToMeeting that offers an improved user experience - no downloads, no plug-ins! Recorded for NOVELNY 8-6-2018
Recorded on 8/06/18
Gale has an additional tool for exploring your database usage! This interactive and intuitive dashboard allows you to pull standard usage around sessions, retrievals, searches, etc. but also provides analysis for year over year usage, visual results and allows you to dig deeper; for example, you can see the search terms being used in your library, which can aid in collection development! Join us to learn more! Please note, we'll be using a new webinar tool called GoToMeeting that offers an improved user experience - no downloads, no plug-ins! Recorded for NOVELNY 7-13-2018
Recorded on 7/13/18
Libraries Rock! Summer reading programs encourage children, youth and families to read and helps children maintain reading skills. As you prepare your programs, your NOVELNY Gale resources can trigger ideas and provide additional routes to reading! This webinar will reveal connections between NOVELNY Gale resources to summer reading initiatives in your library using this year's theme: Libraries Rock! Youll learn how to connect users with information on the go, and youll walk away with ideas to make this summer a stand-out for your users! Please note, we'll be using a new webinar tool called GoToMeeting that offers an improved user experience - no downloads, no plug-ins! Recorded for NOVELNY 6-18-2018
Recorded on 6/18/18
Forget spring cleaningâ€”summer is the perfect time to freshen up! As your research needs slow down a little in the summer, join this session to learn about the materials and tools available to support your success using your NOVELNY resources. Youll learn how to leverage available promotional materials, customize your Gale Admin settings for success, and explore training and classroom-integration resources. A continuing education certificate will be provided upon completion. Recorded for NOVELNY 6-5-2018
Recorded on 6/05/18
What is Gale's PowerSearch? PowerSearch offers a way to search several of your NOVELNY resources at once! In this session, we'll explore what Gale's cross-search tool can do for you! Recorded for NOVELNY 5-18-2018
Recorded on 5/18/18
Business Insights: Essentials offers a wide variety of resource to support business research. It's got great support for company, market, and industry research but can also be an excellent professional development tool for a variety of industries. In this session, we'll follow several paths for supporting reference business needs. Recorded for NOVELNY 5-15-2018
Recorded on 5/15/18
Opposing Viewpoints In Context has always been a perfect fit for research in high schools but adults can get a lot of this resource as well. In today's complicated world, Opposing Viewpoints In Context can help folks think deeper about issues and help them make confident, opinionated decisions. Recorded for NOVELNY 5-11-2018
Recorded on 5/11/18
General OneFile is Gale's premiere periodical database for a general audience. Did you know it has Fodor's travel guides? That you can use it to find product reviews? Join us for this refresher session on one of Gale's longtime, well-loved resources! Recorded for NOVELNY 3-12-2018
Recorded on 3/12/18
Kids InfoBits has always been a great tool for elementary age students and their research needs but it can be a great tool for teachers as well. We'll share how to find content that support classroom learning and how to that content right in your students' hands! Recorded for NOVELNY 2-8-2018
Recorded on 2/08/18
Gale has launched a Google Chrome extension for Opposing Viewpoints In Context! This puts related search results from Opposing Viewpoints In Context right on your Google search results page! Tune into this webinar to see how to install and set-up the extension and see it in action! Recorded for NOVELNY 12-11-2017
Recorded on 12/11/17
Are your users tired of fake news? Your library has a wealth of authoritative, current, balanced news and information sources in your NOVELNY resources from Gale. In this session, we'll share best practices for bringing users into these resources, showing how transparent they are, and providing tips for ways your library can fight fake news with these great tools at your back! Recorded for NOVELNY 10-25-2017
Recorded on 10/25/17
On July 1, 2017, Gale's Research In Context launched for NOVELNY users and this webinar will provide an overview of this outstanding resource! Research In Context is designed to bridge the gap between the Kids InfoBits resource for elementary school students and the subject-specific Gale In Context family, for high school and undergraduate students. Students in grades 6 to 8 will benefit from an interface that delivers the highly visual design and navigation preferred by younger users combined with the authoritative content and user-focused tool set needed to support middle school assignments and coursework. In this 30-minute webinar, well explore how this resource can support students and provide best practices for finding what you need! Recorded for NOVELNY 9-19-2017
Recorded on 9/19/17
Would you like to know more about your Gale database usage? In this online workshop we will cover Gales Usage Tool; find out how often the resources are used; and which are most popular. Instruction will include creating reports on-demand as well as setting up monthly reports. Recorded for NOVELNY 8-7-2017
Recorded on 8/07/17
Starting July1, NOVELNY will offer Gale's AcadÃ©mico and Educator's Reference Complete periodical resources and we want to show you what they're made of! Informe AcadÃ©mico meets the research needs of Spanish-speaking users with a wide range of full-text Spanish- and Portuguese-language scholarly journals and magazines both from and about Latin America. With more than 1,100 periodicals and 200 reports, Educator's Reference Complete is a great resource for any educator--from the school teacher and administrator to those studying in the field at the collegiate and graduate level. In this 30-minute webinar, we'll explore the content in these resources and share best practices. Recorded for NOVELNY 7-24-2017
Recorded on 7/24/17
Job searches can be an intimidating prospect in an already intimidating process. In this session well share ideas for using your NOVELNY Gale resources to help job seekers research companies, industries, and interviewing and resume skills. Join us to pick up some new ways to assist your job and career seekers! Recorded for NOVELNY 5-4-2017
Recorded on 5/04/17
Everyone wants to grow professionally, and your business community has excellent tools at their fingertips to help them do that with your NOVELNY Gale resources. The InfoTrac Collections and Business Insights: Essentials provide a variety of magazines, journals, and reference sources that can keep professionals informed and build their expertise. Join us to learn how to use these resources to their fullest potential with your business community! Recorded for NOVELNY 4-24-2017
Recorded on 4/24/17
Whether you are brand new to the world of libraries or a seasoned veteran, your NOVELNY Gale resources can help make you a library rock star. Join us to learn how to use tools in your InfoTrac resources like publication search, sharing and more, to grow your knowledge of key trends and library discussions! Recorded for NOVELNY 4-21-2017
Recorded on 4/17/17
This course will provide users with an overview of the best NOVELNY Gale resources to assist elementary, middle, and high school students with homework assignments. A practical and multidisciplinary approach will be used to enlighten attendees about the NOVELNY Gale resources students. Practice reference questions and student assignments will be provided to help teach the practical application of the database to real life student research. The attendees will be taught the most effective and efficient search strategies to obtain the best set of search results for patron questions and research. Recorded for NOVELNY 3-20-2017
Recorded on 3/20/17
Join us in this webinar to learn more about how to take advantage of the Microsoft integration in your Gale resources! We will be discovering how to export content to Microsoft OneDrive in a variety of ways and different ways to make use of the new tool. Gale is excited to offer this new integration with Microsoft OneDrive! Recorded for NOVELNY 5-9-2017
Recorded on 3/09/17
Excite your users with inspiring information from your NOVELNY Gale Resources during Women's History Month! This webinar will offer ideas for leveraging your resources to build understanding and encourage exploration of women's suffrage, feminism, and much more! Join us to discuss leveraging and promoting your Gale NOVELNY resources as part of your library's Women's History celebrations! Recorded for NOVELNY 2-10-2017
Recorded on 2/10/17