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  • News in Brief

    A Trauma-Informed Lens: Communities, Libraries and Research This blog post from the Colorado State Library delves into trauma-informed practices for research and everyday interactions for library workers. Experiencing trauma can have lasting negative impacts on one’s mental, …Read More »
  • Free Continuing Education Events for the Week of August 15

    Free, online, continuing education events for the week of August 15 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 »
  • Explore National Navajo Code Talkers Day with GoWYLD

    Check out GoWYLD to learn more about National Navajo Code Talkers Day, held each year on August 14. The holiday, established by President Ronald Reagan in 1982, honors not just the Navajo, but all the tribes associated …Read More »
  • Ethnic Diversity Source Added to GoWYLD

    Thanks to the University of Wyoming Libraries, we now have access to a new GoWYLD resource. Ethnic Diversity Source is a full-text database covering the culture, traditions, social treatment, and lived experiences of different ethnic groups in …Read More »
  • Grow Your Skills for Free With LinkedIn Learning

    During August, “Get Out There and GoWYLD” with LinkedIn Learning and explore thousands of training videos that build business, software, technology and creative skills. This resource is available free to every Equality State resident through the Wyoming …Read More »
  • Free Continuing Education Events for the Week of August 8

    Free, online, continuing education events for the week of August 8 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 »
  • Job Opening: Central Wyoming College Library Director

    Director of Library and Academic Resource Center Central Wyoming College Riverton, WY Open until filled Reporting to the Vice-President for Academic Affairs, the Director of the Library and Academic Resource Center (LARC) provides strategic vision and leadership, …Read More »
  • Online Training ‘At Your Leisure’

    In addition to the live webinars in our training calendar, each month we try to pick some videos out there that you can watch “At Your Leisure.” These on-demand offerings caught our attention for August. Info2Go! Introduction …Read More »
  • LCCC Ludden Library Dedicates Strickland Family Study Room

    On July 29, the Laramie County Community College Ludden Library dedicated the Strickland Family Study Room. The room is a place where LCCC students, employees, members of the public, and their children can gather to study in …Read More »
  • A Final Roundup of the ‘Rowdy Randy’ Statewide Tour

    It may not have been a world tour, but Casey Rislov covered Wyoming pretty well sharing her book, Rowdy Randy, with elementary school students. The Wyoming State Library supported her school visits with Library Services and Technology …Read More »
  • Spotlight on Government Information: Back to School

    In August and September, millions of Americans return to classrooms signaling the end of summer. Students, parents, teachers, and life-long learners, in their quest for knowledge, will find a variety of back to school resources from numerous …Read More »
  • TeachingBooks Access to End This Year on September 30

    The Wyoming State Library’s contract with TeachingBooks will end on September 30, 2022. The WSL was able to purchase TeachingBooks/BookConnections for statewide access with one-time ARPA funds in 2021. It is a popular resource, and the state …Read More »
  • Grant Opportunities

    Beyond Our Walls Workshops at Libraries DEADLINE: August 15, 2022 American University’s Game Center and the DC Public Library have received an IMLS grant to offer libraries tools, training, and templates to create neighborhood games. The Engaging …Read More »
  • Celebrating Colorado Day with GoWYLD’s CultureGrams

    It’s Colorado Day! Colorado became a state on August 1, 1876. In honor of our neighbors to the south, let’s look at some information about Colorado using Culturegrams on GoWYLD.net. Find this great resource using Browse Database …Read More »