Upcoming Classes

Continuing Education Schedule

 

The Network subsidizes courses for paid library staff members of libraries that are members of state recognized library systems. Library volunteers and trustees are not eligible for the subsidized library staff rate. 

Check to see if you already registered for an NNYLN event.

December 2014

  • December 22 (NNYLN) - New York State Historic Newspapers Class - 1pm-2:30pm

January 2015

  • January 14 (NNYLN) - New York State Historic Newspapers Class - 1pm-2:30pm
  • January 21 (Webinar) - Tech Topics: Saving to the Cloud - 2pm-4pm
  • January 28 (NNYLN) - New York State Historic Newspapers Class - 1pm-2:30pm


Registration Form

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New York State Historic Newspapers Class

Starting December 1st the NNYLN will offer a weekly seminar on how to search and utilize the New York State Historic Newspapers website. This seminar will be held at the NNYLN Meeting Room on December 1st, 8th, 15th, and 22nd at 1pm, and will last until 3pm.

The instructor for the seminar will be Eric Alan, the Regional Services Librarian at NNYLN. Mr. Alan will explain the history behind the website, search strategies, and specific genealogical and personal name search methods.

This is a free class, but registration is required.

New York Heritage and ContentDM Class

NNYLN will be conducting a class on New York Heritage, the ContentDM metadata management program, digitizing your collection, and how to best present your digital collection on December 10th, from 1pm - 3pm.

This class will focus on the basic standards for digitization, including scanning practices, metadata best practices, and how to highlight your collection on New York Heritage.

The instructor for this class will be Eric Alan, the Regional Services Librarian at NNYLN.

This is a free class, but registration is required. 

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