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Biography In Context is the first source to turn to for biographical research with periodicals, reference, multimedia, and more covering hundreds of thousands of individuals from all time periods, regions, and professions. This webinar covers basic search and browse navigation, and explores helpful tools for using available content.
Books & Authors offers countless ways to explore authors, titles, genres, and literary topics so that you can discover books that you won't be able to put down. This webinar covers navigation to specific works and writers of interest, and demonstrates how to use features to browse and serendipitously discover titles of interest.
Canada In Context delivers a full range of country-specific topics including First Nations Government of Canada, Canadian Literature, Gun Control/Gun Registry, and biographies of Canadian figures, as well as information on technology, sports, industry, and more, all delivered from a uniquely Canadian perspective. This webinar covers navigation and explores tools that can be utilized to make this content accessible and easy to use in research and the classroom.
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!
DemographicsNow: Business & People is a comprehensive business tool that provides up-to-date and easy access to an array of geographically aligned demographic data perfect for obtaining insights to develop business plans, marketing strategies, empower decision making, and even grant applications. This webinar covers navigation of available data and features, including Google and Microsoft integration.
GREENR offers authoritative content on the environment, sustainability, natural resources, and emerging green technology with videos, news, and primary sources covering topics ranging from food safety to the impact of economic development on international relations. This webinar covers search and navigation, as well as helpful document tools available within GREENR.
Gale Admin provides library administrators a web-based set of tools to support and configure Gale resources. This webinar shows library administrators with Gale Admin access credentials how to manage authentication methods, customize product preferences, set up third-party links, and more.
Gale Directory Library allows you to easily search your Gale directories to find relevant data like contact information for organizations and companies based on things like industry and size. This webinar covers Gale Directory Library's user-friendly tools, and also covers best practices for searching for relevant listings.
Gale Interactive: Science allows students to interact with 3d models to better visualize and understand concepts in biology, chemistry, earth, and space science. This webinar covers navigation and tools, and shows how to use this resource in assignments and classroom demonstrations.
Gale LegalForms provides professionally written, national and state-specific attorney forms to help you participate in your legal affairs and common legal procedures with confidence. This webinar covers form navigation and format, so that you can find and customize documents of interest.
Gale Pages is a fully customizable site for all your valuable library resources. This webinar covers the basics of customizing your site by using Gale Pages Studio to make edits and updates.
Gale Small Business Builder is a step-by-step online planning tool for starting, managing and optimizing a business or nonprofit. This webinar covers the five main areas Gale Small Business Builder walks users through in order to develop a business plan focused on long-term success.
The 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 usage statistics immediately, as well as how to schedule and manage recurring reports.
GVRL provides unlimited 24/7 access to nonfiction eBooks. Libraries determine the specific titles they would like to own, so the titles shown in this webinar may vary from the eBooks in your collection. This webinar covers the basics of GVRL, including browsing eBooks, searching within eBooks/subjects/collections, and managing html and PDF entries with features like citations, highlights and notes, and Gale to Google/Microsoft integration.
The ASCD professional development collection on Gale Virtual Reference Library provides practical teaching techniques and innovative ideas for educators. This webinar covers how to explore the ASCD titles and utilize GVRL tools, and also covers best practices that teachers and schools are utilizing to provide world-class education services and activities to foster educational equality for all students.
Cameron’s Collection on GVRL provides titles to help nurture and protect students' mental health and wellness, and includes ideas for creating a peaceful school environment. This webinar covers this collection's content and useful GVRL tools, and provides tips for finding articles to help students struggling with mental health issues.
Gale Virtual Reference Library provides nonfiction eBooks with ultimate access and usage flexibility, and is customizable to your library's preferences. This webinar shows libraries how to use the GVRL Customization Portal to customize their GVRL homepage, and organize GVRL titles into groups that match users' needs.
The Dave Burgess Collection on Gale Virtual Reference Library provides instructors with innovative ideas and practical teaching techniques. This half hour webinar explores titles in the collection while demonstrating helpful navigation and document tools, and also covers best practices that districts and schools have utilized to implement the titles in this unique collection.
Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL) is an online resource of electronic encyclopedias and specialized reference sources, also known as eBooks, for multidisciplinary research. This webinar covers how to use the travel guides available in GVR, discusses best practices to connect your users with the content, and shows you how to link the travel titles to library programming.
Health & Wellness Resource Center is a comprehensive, consumer health resource providing authoritative information on health-related issues from current disease and disorder information to in-depth coverage of alternative medical practices. This webinar covers topic group navigation, search options, document tools, and best practices for sharing.
During Hispanic Heritage Month, your library can use Biography In Context and U.S. History In Context to pay tribute to the Hispanic Americans who shaped American history through their contributions in the military. This recorded webinar provides tips and tricks to use these resources to bring key individuals and events Fuera de las Sombras/Out of the Shadows.
Gale periodical collections on InfoTrac, including Academic OneFile and General OneFile, provide access to premium periodicals with powerful search and document tools. This webinar covers Gale periodical collections and the PowerSearch cross-search, including navigation options, and user-friendly tools.
Kids InfoBits is an exciting resource designed especially for students in kindergarten through grade five that includes engaging videos and images, premier reference content, and the best magazines for elementary students. This webinar covers navigation and tools to support the way kids learn and research.
LitFinder offers thousands of full-text poems, short stories, essays, speeches and plays written by authors from all time periods and geographies. This webinar provides basic coverage information, details navigation strategies, and highlights promotional tools for National Poetry Month and other events.
National Geographic Kids provides access to videos, pictures, and books from National Geographic, as well as every page of National Geographic Kids magazine. This webinar covers navigation tips and document tools while also sharing ideas for using this engaging resource to support learning,
Opposing Viewpoints in Context delivers credible facts and current insight into today’s most debated political and social issues with viewpoints, reference articles, videos, infographics, and more. This webinar covers search and navigation strategies, document tools, and more!
Opposing Viewpoints In Context's Chrome Extension allows users to view your library's results from Opposing Viewpoints In Context alongside Google search results. This webinar covers how to find and setup the extension, as well as how the extension works alongside Google search results.
Research In Context supports middle school students with videos, reference, periodicals, primary sources, and more covering the most frequently studied and researched topics within core subjects like science, social studies, literature, and history. This webinar covers search and browse navigation, document tools, and classroom-relevant features for teachers and students.
Science In Context provides authoritative articles, videos, images, science experiments, and more aligned to key concepts and topics in all areas of science, including Biology, Earth Science, Chemistry, and Technology. This webinar explores available sources, and covers navigation features and document tools that support science curriculum and research.
Small Business Resource Center provides information that is perfect for small business owners, entrepreneurs, and business professionals. This webinar provides an overview of the resource, best practices for reaching out to business organizations, and materials to help small business professionals take their business to the next level.
Smithsonian Primary Sources in U.S. History includes unique and seminal primary sources, including documents, maps, historical objects, and other materials from the museums and archives from the collections of the Smithsonian and from Gale’s leading digital collections. This webinar covers how to find the information needed for core and Advanced Placement U.S. History Programs, and details how the information can be utilized by teachers, students, and librarians.
Student Resources In Context provides coverage of core curriculum and resources to support research in science, social studies, histrory, and literature through original reference material, a massive archive of primary source documents and periodicals and newspapers that are updated daily. This webinar covers navigation of available information, and document tools to support research and collaboration.
Testing & Education Reference Center provides tools to achieve educational and professional success, including practice exams, financial aid information, school and scholarship searches, and career tools. This webinar covers searching for undergraduate and graduate school programs, locating resources to help pay for college, career exploration tools (career profiles, career assessment and the resume builder), preparatory tests, and eBooks.
With millions of primary source pages, The Making of the Modern World tracks the development of the modern, western world through the lens of trade and wealth. This webinar explores the abundance of rare books and primary source material within The Making of the Modern World, shares research best practices, and provides tips and tricks for sharing the information with students and researchers.
U.S. and World History In Context provide multimedia, reference, periodicals, and primary sources covering key figures and events in national and global history, respectively. This webinar covers available content within the resources, and explores navigation and document management tools.