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FEL Gale Resources Webinars

Save It: New Microsoft and Google Integration Tools

In addition to Google Drive and Classroom functionality, many of the FEL's Gale resources now offer Microsoft 365 integration. 

This webinar will demonstrate the new tools and illustrate opportunities to support students, faculty and users of all ages. 

You'll learn how users can sign in with their Microsoft and Google credentials to download Gale content to Google Drive and Microsoft OneDrive.  

Join this session to explore the enhanced collaboration and research opportunities these new features offer. 

Presented by Stacey Knibloe, Customer Education Specialist, Gale | Cengage Learning  

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Monday, August 13, 2018 
10:00 to 10:30 a.m. Eastern

DemographicsNow for Academic Research

DemographicsNow provides key data points from sources like the Census Bureau, the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Simmons National Consumer Study. 

This session will introduce demographic tools and will explore:  

  • Applying data to academic coursework and research projects.
  • Mapping capabilities to uncover interesting demographic tendencies.
  • Depicting regional connections to demographic variables.

If your library supports subjects related to business, politics, nonprofits or the social sciences, join this session to learn how DemographicsNow can fuel research at your institution. 

Presented by Stacey Knibloe, Customer Education Specialist, Gale | Cengage Learning  

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Friday, August 24, 2018
11:00 to 11:30 a.m. Eastern

DemographicsNow at Your Public Library

DemographicsNow provides a wealth of demographic tools that support your small business community and align with library success. 

DemographicsNow serves up key data points like census information, consumer expenditure, consumer profiles and attitudes at the geographic level of your choice, and can underscore grant needs, provide strategic starting points and more. 

Join this session and put DemographicsNow to work for your public library. 

Presented by Stacey Knibloe, Customer Education Specialist, Gale | Cengage Learning  

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Friday, September 7, 2018 
10:00 to 10:30 a.m. Eastern

Ask a Librarian: Support Online Reference Success

Do you participate in Florida's Ask a Librarian virtual reference service? If so, join this webinar to review key FEL Gale tools and learn quick tips.  

This webinar will cover recent enhancements, review search tips and provide an opportunity for you to ask questions. 

Presented by Stacey Knibloe, Customer Education Specialist, Gale | Cengage Learning  

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Friday, September 14, 2018 
Noon to 12:30 p.m. Eastern

Promoting FEL Gale Resources in Your Academic Library

This webinar will discuss strategies for promoting FEL Gale resources to academic library users. You'll learn how to:

  • Perform an environmental scan.
  • Create a marketing plan.
  • Strategize integrating FEL resources into LibGuides and coursework.

Presented by Stacey Knibloe, Customer Education Specialist, Gale | Cengage Learning  

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Friday, October 5, 2018 
10:00 to 10:30 a.m. Eastern

Contact Us

If you need additional information about this training opportunity or about the Florida Electronic Library, please feel free to contact Dorothy Frank at dorothy.frank@dos.myflorida.com.

imls180.for.panel.jpgMany of these resources and programs are funded under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Florida's LSTA program is administered by the Department of State's Division of Library and Information Services.