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Upcoming Webinars

12/18/18

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Explore the Gale Virtual Reference Library TEL

The Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL) provides a collection of multidisciplinary, nonfiction eBooks with ultimate access and usage flexibility. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online ...

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12/18/18

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Gale's Usage Dashboard - Enhanced Usage Reporting!

Gale has a new 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 visual results and allows you to dig deeper; for example, ...

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12/19/18

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Explore your Gale Usage Report Portal

The recently updated Gale Usage Portal provides fast, flexible access to Gale database usage statistics, and includes the ability to create and save custom reports. This webinar shows libraries what reports are available, and explores how to pull usa ...

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Recorded Webinars

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Get to Know Gale Literary Sources from TEL!

Gale Literary Sources is on the Tennessee Electronic Library, and you can try it out today! Gale Literary Sources unlocks a wealth of literary content including author biographies, literary criticism, work overviews, and more. Gale Literary Sources will continue to offer key tools like topic finder and term frequency. Join this webinar for a guided tour of Gale Literary Sources and Books and Authors! Recorded 11/13/18

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Researching Businesses with Business Insights: Essentials and Building a Business with Small Business Resource Center

Business Insights: Essentials provides opportunities to support your business students or expand your reach into your business community. Business Insights: Essentials offers company and industry profiles and histories, market shares, SWOT reports, business periodicals, and much more! This content is perfect for students researching business concepts, for business owners monitoring industry trends, and for job seekers researching potential employers. Small Business Resource Center can support your efforts and enhance your impact. In this webinar, we’ll explore how to use content and tools in Small Business Resource Center to support the initial planning phase of starting a business – sample business plans included! Join this session to learn how to use Business Insights: Essentials and Small Business Resource Center to support your business students and users! Recorded 10-16-18

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Scholarship Searches & Testing Prep with Testing and Education Reference Center from TEL

Preparing for the next step in education or a career can be a confusing time. Testing and Education Reference Center (TERC) can help guide your students and patrons in a direction that’s right for them. Whether you are working with students exploring higher education, recent graduates embarking on career paths, or business veterans in need of a change, TERC will provide you with support tools, including practice exams, financial aid information, school and scholarship searches, resume tools and career aids. In this session we will explore the different tools available to customize a unique plan for the needs of your students and patrons in order to improve their test taking strategies and prepare them for what's next! Recorded 11/27/18

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Support STEM with your Tennessee Electronic Library Gale Resources TEL

STEM is increasingly emphasized as crucial to educational and economic success. With access to Gale resources like In Context and Gale Virtual Reference Library through Tennessee Electronic Library, your library can play an essential role in STEM exploration and learning for all ages. Attend this webinar and discover how to use your TEL Gale resources to support this critical area! Recorded 9/13/18

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TEL Gale Resources to Support Academic Libraries

Are you looking for an overview of the Tennessee Electronic Library resources appropriate for college and universities? Would you like a peek at new features or a quick refresher on tools useful for higher education users? Join this session for a look at academic Gale resources available through TEL. We’ll outline what’s available and explore key resources like Academic OneFile and Testing and Education Reference Center. You’ll walk away with an idea of which resources to consult for classroom and reference needs, and you’ll learn to use key tools to support learning and research at your institution. Recorded 10/30/18

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TEL Gale Webinar - Advanced Tips and Tricks for Your TEL Gale Resources

Do you want to take your searching within Tennessee Electronic Library Gale resources to the next level? Are you ready to discover advanced methods of using resource features and document tools to support your users? If you have developed basic skills using your TEL Gale resources, view this recorded webinar for tips and tricks to help your users zero in on what they're really after! Recorded 2/26/18

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TEL Gale Webinar - Back to School With Your Elementary Resources

Kick off the new school year with a fresh look at your Tennessee Electronic Library Gale elementary school resources! This recorded webinar reviews content and tools that you can share with teachers and students to underscore the value your library brings to the classroom all year long. Recorded 7/26/18

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TEL Gale Webinar - Enhance Professional Opportunities with Career Transitions and Testing & Educ

Whether your users are looking for new jobs, assessing career changes, preparing for career-related exams, or looking to maximize workplace collaboration and performance, Career Transitions and Testing & Education Reference Center can help! View this recorded webinar to learn how to use your Tennessee Electronic Library resources to support professional opportunities. Recorded 9/21/18

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TEL Gale Webinar - Kids InfoBits: Summer Support for Elementary-Age Kids

Whether to support summer reading programs, or to beat general boredom, Kids InfoBits provides trusted resources to encourage kids’ curiosity and stave off summer slide. This recorded webinar reviews sources and tools within Kids InfoBits that you can use to engage children and inspire learning all summer, and all year long! Recorded 5/15/18

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TEL Gale Webinar - Sneak Peek: Testing & Education Reference Center

Get a preview of Tennessee Electronic Library's Testing & Education Reference Center in this recorded session! Testing and Education Reference Center provides the tools needed to achieve educational and professional success. Whether they are students exploring higher education, recent graduates embarking on career paths, or business veterans in need of a change, TERC provides your users with online test preparation, in-depth information on universities and training programs, and interactive tools to achieve their goals. This session dives into the content and explores features to make this resource a success in your library! Recorded 4/26/18

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TEL Gale Webinar - Take Control of your Health with Gale Health and Wellness Resources!

Health and Wellness Resource Center and the Health Reference Center Academic, are available through the Tennessee Electronic Library. They provide the authoritative health information you and your users need to get on track toward a healthier lifestyle. This webinar will explore the Health and Wellness Resource Center’s reference, magazine, and multimedia content while providing navigation tips and tricks. Also, it will explore how the Health Reference Center Academic can support students and professionals. Join this session to help your community, and yourself commit to healthy living. Recorded 10/19/18

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Tutorials

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Back To School with TEL

Take learning to the next level this school year with library resources from Gale and the Tennessee Electronic Library

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