Get To Know CSL: Katie Fox on Library Research, Education, and Creativity

…successes they have experienced. In this fourth installment of #GetToKnowCSL we have Katie Fox, the Research Analyst for the Library Research Service (LRS), a unit of the State Library. LRS… (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 129.8)

Free Online Learning Opportunities for June 2019

…Put Your Website to Work: A Deep Dive Into Digital Trends (Firespring) June 19: Picture This: Using Instagram to Connect With and Engage Your Users (Georgia Library Association) June 20:… (Search hits: 7 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 454.31)

Home Modifications for People with Disabilities and the Elderly

…the Look Book offer ideas for modifications, but also guides readers through important considerations. For instance, where is the best location in the home for a modification? What areas/rooms does… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 64.9)

Friday Grab Bag, April 17, 2020

…is publishing a series with strategies for tacking data with a critical eye. If you find yourself Between a Graph and a Hard Place, check out the first installment: New… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 64.9)

Literary Libations: Get Lit with DPL and Denver Distillery!

Photo from GoodReads.com This month, we’re back with a very special installment of Literary Libations from the Colorado State Library in collaboration with Denver Public Library’s Get Lit Pop-Up Book… (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 129.8)

Friday Grab Bag, February 12, 2021

…who are creating a disturbance in the library, helps you protect staff and patrons in rare instances of possible violence, and shows you how to locate resources you can lean… (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 129.8)

Where to start if you’re a technology beginner

…photo sharing services like Instagram. Maybe you need to fill out an online form, like a job application, or access an online service, like a health benefits website. Maybe you… (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 129.8)

Save Money by Reducing Energy Use

…a high efficiency filter designed to last several months) during the heating season to reduce heating costs by up to 5% or about $35 a year. 6. Install water-efficient showerheads… (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 129.8)

Eliminating Fines FAQs

…A 2017 Library Journal article reported they average around 17 cents a day. But they do add up. In many instances, libraries will, at some point, block your account if… (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 129.8)

Friday Grab Bag, July 17, 2020

…Should you use a line chart? A pie chart? A bar chart? Data visualization can be difficult. Check out the latest installment of Between a Graph and a Hard Place… (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 129.8)

Time Machine Tuesday: Cooking in 1945

…the way we would cook today.  For instance, many of the recipes use lard, and there are no grilling recipes — everything is cooked in the stove or in the… (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 129.8)

Friday Grab Bag, June 12, 2020

…turn into big surprises) via benchmarks and checkpoints and how to communicate problems to stakeholders. Picture This: Using Instagram to Connect With and Engage Your Users | June 19 @… (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 129.8)

Friday Grab Bag, July 16, 2021

…library profession, including professional ethics, intellectual freedom, and the importance of policies and procedures. Museums & Libraries in the News Indigenous Enslavement in Southern Colorado installation opens | Valley Courier… (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 129.8)

Free Online Learning Opportunities in September for Library Staff

…you won’t want to miss this webinar. For more information and to register, visit: https://www.booklistonline.com/webinars Wednesday, Sep 1 (12-1) Family Homelessness and Libraries (Niche Academy) Widespread economic instability and high… (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 129.8)

Friday Grab Bag, July 12, 2019

…supporting small local libraries in the county, to help them link rural and small-town Coloradans with the wonders of online library services. Pine River Times | Art installation at Bayfield… (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 129.8)

Free Online Learning Opportunities for September 2019

…to Build Buzz with Young Members on Instagram (Wild Apricot) In this free webinar, research author Amanda Myers will share the hacks, tips and tricks of making your organization Insta-worthy… (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 129.8)

Friday Grab Bag, May 21, 2021

…professional-grade recording studio that has almost everything you need to record a full-length album. Denver Celebrates Three New Public Art Installations Across The City | CBS 4 Denver Denver Public… (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 129.8)

Time Machine Tuesday: Early Development of the Telephone in Colorado

…set up around the state, and looks at early reactions to the telephone. For instance, many stores initially did not want telephone service, says Vaille, because they were afraid customers… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 64.9)

Stories of Colorado: Social Distancing Diaries

…you can record incoming or outgoing calls. Rev Call Recorder (outgoing) Download and install the app from the App Store. Open the app and press the green “Start Recorded Call”… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 64.9)