Thursday, March 29, 2012

Florida Electronic Library webinars in April

Register for one or all of these FEL/Gale Cengage webinar taught by virtual trainer Julie Pepera, Gale Cengage Customer Education Specialist.

Thursday, April 5 12, 10:00 - 11:00 amThis online course will provide attendees with an overview of the two newest FEL resources – Small Business Resource Center and DemoGraphics Now. Both resources are useful for small business owners and entrepreneurs:
  • Small Business Resource Center covers all major areas of starting and maintaining a small business, and
  • DemoGraphics Now can help determine who and where customers are
Attendees will learn the most efficient and effective search strategies and tools of both resources.
Register for Small Business Help at 

Reader's Advisory Using Florida Electronic Library Resources
Thursday, April 12, 10:00 - 11:00 am
This online course will provide attendees with an overview of FEL's new resource Books & Authors which provides reader's advisory for children's, young adult, and adult fiction and non-fiction. Books & Authors is specially designed to complement the browsing habits of today's Web user, integrating easy-to-follow menus that allow users to broaden and narrow their searches according to author, title, series, awards and other criteria. At the same time, its meticulously edited database -developed by a team of genre experts - delivers up-to-date, reliable information. The instructor will demonstrate how to efficiently and effectively get the most out of Books &  Authors.
Register for Reader’s Advisory at

Research for Media Specialists using Florida electronic library resources
Thursday, April 26, 10:00 - 11:00 am
This one hour webinar will cover what resources are available from the Florida Virtual Library and Gale Cengage Learning to help Media Specialists work with students in their schools? How can you build library usage by assisting teachers in integrating these resources into the classroom?
Register for Research for Media Specialists at

Virtual Trainer: Julie Pepera, Gale Cengage Customer Education Specialist
  • Cost: Free for Florida Library Staff
  • Cancellation deadline is two business days prior to the webinar. See each webinar description for details.

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