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Archived Webinar: General OneFile (Gale)

General OneFile (Gale) February 2020; 19 minutes An overview of this general interest database appropriate for most of your library patrons and for older students.

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Job Opening: Park County Library Director

Park County Library System County Library Director Job Announcement Park County (Wyoming) Library System is seeking an energetic, service-oriented Director with excellent communication skills and the vision necessary to lead this three library system into the future. Currently the system has a budget of $1,761,372.00 to provide a wide range of services to a population … Continue reading Job Opening: Park County Library Director

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Free Continuing Education Events for the Week of February 24

Free, online, continuing education events for the week of February 24 from the Wyoming State Library Training Calendar. Descriptions are below. You can subscribe and view the events in your calendar software, or you can find all the events at library.wyo.gov/services/training/calendar.   All times MST Monday, Feb 24 (12-1 pm) National Library of Medicine Resources for … Continue reading Free Continuing Education Events for the Week of February 24

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How Much is Your Library Worth?

Reposted from Library Research Service We can all agree that libraries are valuable to our communities, but exactly how much are they worth? Libraries are under increasing pressure to translate qualitative services into quantifiable impact. One approach is to determine the Return on Investment (ROI) a library provides to community members. Doing so communicates the … Continue reading How Much is Your Library Worth?

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Wyoming Digital Archives Adds 1 Millionth Document

The Wyoming State Archives has accepted the one millionth document into their Digital Archives and celebrates the exponential growth of this secure storage method for the state’s valuable records. Wyoming Digital Archives by the numbers: 7 years 1,000,000 records 190 individual users in: 19 state agencies 12 county offices 1 municipal office (Sundance, coming soon!) … Continue reading Wyoming Digital Archives Adds 1 Millionth Document

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Explore GoWYLD.net from Stats to Widgets

Join us for our webinar, “GoWYLD.net from the Staff Side: From Stats to Widgets,” on Tuesday, February 25 from 11:15 a.m. until noon MST. Register to attend. (Webinar ID 159-031-667) This webinar will explore where to find database statistics and announcements, FAQ’s about access, database product information and marketing tools, guides and handouts, and much … Continue reading Explore GoWYLD.net from Stats to Widgets

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Potluck Dishes Still Needed for WLA Reception

The Wyoming Library Association is counting on YOU — if you’re planning to attend the 2020 WLA Legislative Reception and would like to partake in the annual potluck dinner, bring a contribution! There are not currently enough sign-ups to provide food for both legislators and library guests, and there is still a dire need for … Continue reading Potluck Dishes Still Needed for WLA Reception

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Wyoming Monuments and Markers Online Map

Wondering what those historic markers along the highway are all about? Never have time to stop as you drive by at highway speeds? Wyoming State Parks and Cultural Resources has announced a new and searchable Monuments and Markers Interactive Map. The GIS-based database contains a profile for each of the 1,000+ monuments and markers, including … Continue reading Wyoming Monuments and Markers Online Map

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Free Continuing Education Events for the Week of February 17

Free, online, continuing education events for the week of February 17 from the Wyoming State Library Training Calendar. Descriptions are below. You can subscribe and view the events in your calendar software, or you can find all the events at library.wyo.gov/services/training/calendar. All times MST Monday, Feb 17 (7-8 am) Champions:  We are in This Together – … Continue reading Free Continuing Education Events for the Week of February 17

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Deadline Extended for Library Leadership Applications

The deadline to apply for the 2020 Wyoming Library Leadership Institute has been extended until March 15. WLLI will be held July 31 – August 1 in Pinedale, Wyoming. PLEASE NOTE: The information and application that was posted originally had an incorrect email address. Completed applications should be sent to wyllinstitute@gmail.com. Learn more and apply … Continue reading Deadline Extended for Library Leadership Applications

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