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Upcoming Webinars

10/07/20

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM (ET)

TexShare: Leveraging Gale LegalForms to Support Patrons’ Changing Needs

LegalForms provides professionally written national and Texas-specific attorney forms, as well as legal definitions and Q&A so that your patrons can begin to take charge of their legal affairs. Discover downloadable forms covering real estate, wills, ...

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Recorded Webinars

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Prepare for Presidential Elections with Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints

Provide patrons reputable, non-partisan information with Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints. In this recorded webinar, we’ll discover resources to understand all sides of social issues and develop informed stances on political candidates.

Recorded on 9/18/20

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Gale Support Roundtable for Academic Libraries

As you work to support your institution online, Gale Customer Success and Training are here to answer your questions and help you connect with your users in new ways. Join Gale Customer Success Manager, Stephen Lank and Gale Training Consultant, Marian Valentine for quick tips related to common support and access questions.

Recorded on 4/21/20

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Accessibility Features in Your Gale Resources

Discover accessibility support tools available in your Gale resources to help you reach more users! In this recorded webinar, you’ll learn how rich multimedia content and tools like text-to-speech and translate can meet the needs of all your users.

Recorded on 4/07/20

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Online Learning Tools Within Your Gale Resources for Public Libraries

As your library quickly makes the move from in-person interactions to online support for your patrons, your Gale resources are here to help! Join this webinar for quick tips on common Gale tools and support materials that you can use to help smooth the transition. Recorded 4-3-20

Recorded on 4/03/20

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Online Learning Tools Within Your Gale Resources for Academic Libraries

As your library quickly makes the move from in-person interactions to online support for your students, faculty, and staff, your Gale resources are here to help! This recorded webinar offers quick tips on common Gale tools and support materials that you can use to help smooth the transition.

Recorded on 4/03/20

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For TexShare: Gale Resources and ELL and Accessibility Support

Discover all features available in your TexShare resources from Gale (Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints, Gale In Context: Science, Gale OneFile: Health and Medicine) that support the needs of your English Language Learners and reach more users with our accessibility support tools! In this session, you’ll learn how our various tools support all your learners: Text-to-Speech, Translate, Topic Finder and so many more features can be utilized to find content for every learner! We'll also explore how Gale’s rich multimedia content can meet the needs of all your users as well. Recorded 1-7-2020

Recorded on 1/07/20

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For TexShare: Homeschooler Support From TexShare’s Gale Resources

Do homeschoolers take advantage of your library’s online resources? Do you wish they would? If so, we’ve got the session for you! In this webinar, you’ll learn more about two TexShare resources from Gale, Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints and Gale In Context: Science. Current, authoritative, media-rich information — you’ll find it in Gale In Context student resources. These resources uses eye-catching topic overview pages to bring together nonfiction materials in all digital formats, which meet the needs of today’s learners. Eye-catching, engaging, topical, these resources seamlessly integrate trusted content with curriculum-aligned materials that span core subjects. Recorded 12-5-19

Recorded on 12/05/19

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Gale In Context: Science

Gale In Context: Science provides contextual information on hundreds of today’s most significant science topics. By integrating authoritative, curriculum related reference content with multimedia materials including video, image, and audio files Gale In Context: Science pulls students into the subject matter and shows how scientific ideas relate to real world issues. In this webinar we will review the tools and features available to students, as well as the variety of content types. Recent enhancements will be highlighted as well!

Recorded on 10/09/19

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Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints

Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints is the premier online resource covering today's hottest social issues, from capital punishment to immigration to marijuana. In this webinar, we'll explore this rich resource for debaters that includes pro/con viewpoints, reference articles, interactive statistics, and more.

Recorded on 10/02/19

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Gale In Context Enhancements

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

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Gale OneFile Enhancements

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

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Sneak Peek of Gale Enhancements

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

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ChiltonLibrary Webinar

ChiltonLibrary supplies a solution for the automotive 'do-it-yourselfer' with repair, maintenance and specification tables provide critical data on thousands of domestic and imported models of cars and light trucks. This webinar covers how to select a year, make, and model, and navigate repair, maintenance, recall information, and more!

Recorded on 11/30/-1

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New Gale Resources from TexShare: Opposing Viewpoints In Context and ChiltonLibrary

Hear all about your new TexShare resources from Gale! 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 and patrons research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, making voting decisions, and more. ChiltonLibrary provides quick online access to repair, maintenance and service information on popular cars, trucks, vans and SUVs. This product contains more than 50 years of information provided in step-by-step procedures. Work on the engine, chassis, electrical, drive train, suspension, and more is made easier for mechanics of any experience. Also includes ASE test prep! Learn how to make the most of these resources in your library! Recorded for TexShare 7-18-2018

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Texas: Fight Fake News: Harnessing the Power of your Statewide Gale Resources

Are your users tired of fake news? Your library has a wealth of authoritative, current, balanced news and information sources in your statewide databases 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 TexShare and TexQuest

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TexShare - Getting to Know Gale's Science In Context

Want to know more about your new TexShare resource, Gale's Science In Context? Then this session is for you! Science In Context is an engaging online resource providing contextual information on hundreds of today's most significant science topics. By integrating authoritative, curriculum-aligned reference content with headlines and videos, Science In Context draws students into the subject matter, showing how scientific disciplines relate to real-world issues, from weather patterns to obesity. In this session, we'll examine how to find what you need (like science experiments) and show off user workflow tools like Google/Microsoft integration, citation generator, and more! Recorded for TexShare 01-23-2017

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TexShare: Getting to Know Gale's LegalForms

Want to know more about your new TexShare resource, Gale's LegalForms? Then this session is for you! Gale LegalForms provides a comprehensive look at various types of legal documents. It offers the most robust collection of accessible legal information available. These forms are "attorney forms" -- officially approved forms actually used at a typical law firm. Many of the forms and documents are available in Word or Adobe format and can be edited and used with minor modifications to suit users’ needs by simply "filling in the blanks" with relevant and accurate information. Completed sample forms are also included. We'll explore how to search and browse the resource to find the forms you need as well as examine the additional tools that provide help for understanding legal terminology, concepts and more! Recorded for TexShare 11-28-2016

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Tutorials

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ChiltonLibrary - ASE Test Prep

This tutorial shows you how to use ChiltonLibrary to take practice ASE quizzes.

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ChiltonLibrary - Labor Estimates

This tutorial shows you how to find labor estimates for automotive repairs within ChiltonLibrary.

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ChiltonLibrary - Repair Manuals

This tutorial shows you how to select a vehicle and navigate repair manuals in ChiltonLibrary.

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Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints - Topic Pages

This tutorial shows you how to use topic pages within Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints to research key issues and topics of debate.

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Gale LegalForms - Finding Documents

This tutorial shows you how to use search and browse features to navigate and download legal documents.

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Gale LegalForms - Legal Tools

This tutorial explores tools within Gale LegalForms, including Legal Definitions and Legal Q&A.

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Additional Material