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  • Free Continuing Education Events for the Week of February 6

    Free, online, continuing education events for the week of February 6 from the Wyoming State Library Training Calendar. Descriptions and links are below. You can subscribe and view the events in your calendar software, or you can …Read More »
  • Hornbeck Co-Winner of Carol Mead Leaders in Literacy Award

    From UW News Melanie Hornbeck, an outreach librarian at the Laramie County Library System in Cheyenne, is one of two winners of the 2022 Carol Mead Leaders in Literacy Award from the University of Wyoming Literacy Research …Read More »
  • Online Conferences and Events in February

    Each month we post upcoming free virtual conferences to our training calendar. Here are the offerings coming up for February. Feb 9 (9-1:45pm) Leader Talk: Building a Human-centered Workplace in 2023 (Training Industry) In today’s world of work, …Read More »
  • Grant and Award Opportunities

    GroMoreGood Grassroots Grant DEADLINE: February 10, 2023 Funding will be provided to 160 programs to install new or improve existing youth gardens or greenspaces. Nonprofit organizations, school districts, universities, government entities, and other tax-exempt organizations in the …Read More »
  • Explore Our GoWYLD Subject Guide for Black History Month

    February is Black History Month. The Wyoming State Library has created a Black History subject guide highlighting GoWYLD resources. Black Freedom Struggle features select primary source documents related to critical people and events in African American history. …Read More »
  • Explore State’s History With Wyoming Places Online Exhibits

    The Wyoming Places website now hosts three in-depth digital exhibits on the topics of Heart Mountain WWII Internment Camp, Wyoming’s Statehood Celebration, and WWII Prisoner of War (POW) Camps in Wyoming. The latter is new to the …Read More »
  • WyoCAN February Video: Bullying

    Cyber-in-a-Box School Video Challenge The School Video Challenge was created to encourage Wyoming middle and high school classrooms to create original video content promoting public cybersecurity awareness as part of the Cyber-in-a-Box program. Rawlins Middle School received …Read More »
  • Free Continuing Education Events for February 1-5

    Free, online, continuing education events for February 1-5 from the Wyoming State Library Training Calendar. Descriptions and links are below. You can subscribe and view the events in your calendar software, or you can find all the …Read More »
  • Free Library Continuing Education Events for February

    The February 2023 Wyoming State Library training calendar is now available with 87 webinars, two online conferences, and three recordings to watch “At Your Leisure.” Every training opportunity on this list is free and offered online. Topics …Read More »
  • Free Continuing Education Events for January 30-31

    Free, online, continuing education events for January 30-31 from the Wyoming State Library Training Calendar. Descriptions and links are below. You can subscribe and view the events in your calendar software, or you can find all the …Read More »
  • Project Will Expand Creative Aging Programs in Libraries

    By 2030, older adults (55+) will be the dominant demographic group in the United States and institutions are adapting to meet their needs for meaningful engagement. A total of 132 public and county library systems in Wyoming …Read More »
  • A Look Back at Wyoming Snapshot Day 2022

    We had a fabulous time seeing all the photos and comments from libraries around the state on Wyoming Snapshot Day in October. This presentation was displayed prominently at the Wyoming Library Association Legislative Reception earlier this month. …Read More »
  • Cindy Moore Retiring from Converse County Library

    After five years as Director of the Converse County Library, Cindy Moore is retiring. Her last day with the library will be February 28, 2023. Cindy started working libraries in 1997, volunteering at the Wagonwheel Elementary Library …Read More »
  • Gail Gillard is New Director at Big Horn County Library System

    Gail Gillard began a new role as Director of the Big Horn County Library System on November 1, 2022. The system, serving the more than 11,000 residents of Big Horn County, has its main library in Basin and …Read More »