The CPDWL section collaborates with the IFLA New Professionals SIG (NPSIG) and the American Library Association (ALA) to run a series of free webinars.
Follow the links to the NPSIG website to find full details of the webinars. Note: you may need to scroll down the NPSIG webpage to locate the relevant webinar in each year's listing.
The recordings are made available via Adobe Connect. You may need to download the application to listen.
9 April 2019 The benefits of international exchange programmes
In this webinar, librarians from Canada, Germany and South Africa share their experiences and discuss best practices in participating in international librarianship work. Canadian librarians discuss global employability opportunities, while librarians from Germany and South Africa report on their experiences in international exchange programmes.
Ray Pun, USA
Ulrike Lang, Germany
Hella Klauser, Germany
Flippie van der Walt, South Africa
Dee Winn, Canada
Cate Carlyle, Canada
Visit the NPSIG blog for more details about our speakers.
28 May 2019 Enhancing your strengths through coaching
In this webinar, the role of coaching will be explored in order to highlight its value for developing library and information professionals for the future.
Ewa Stenberg, Sweden
Catharina Isberg, Sweden
Barbara Wennheden, Sweden
Bergita Shannon, Australia
05:00 PT / 07:00 CT (Chicago) / 08:00 EDT (New York) / 14:00 CET (Amsterdam) / 15:00 EET (Helsinki) / 22:00 AEST (Brisbane)
Link to the webinar: tbc
10 January 2019 Library services to teenagers in the digital age
The webinar explores the inspiring services from librarians serving communities and teens, including online content, podcasts, gaming, coding and much more! These are 21st century skills that will make an impact on teenagers' careers and personal interests.
Moderator: Loida Garcia-Febo, CPDWL SC member, ALA President
Presenters: Sanna Huttunen, Sampo Matikainen, Meredith Levine & Sander Slegtenhorst
Presenters: Christine Mackenzie, Catharina Isberg, Elham Sayyad-Abdi & Antoine Torrens
Presenters: Kelly McElroy, Magali Sanchez & Mei-Mei Wu
Presenters: Rolf Hapel, Steven J. Bell & Sara Chiessi. Moderator: Matilde Fontanin
March 2017: Sharing economy and libraries
Presenters: Loida Garcia-Febo & George Needham. Moderator: Vesna Vuksan
Presenters: Sandra Hirsh, Susan Schnuer, Svetlana Gorokhova, Alyson Dalby & Magdalena Krasowska-Igras. Moderator: Matilde Fontanin
July 2016: Information literacy in my career
Presenters: Sheila Webber, Pamlea McKinney, Liam Bullingham & Emily Wheeler
Presenters: Glòria Pérez-Salmerón, Martin Hilbert, Michelle Chen & Wouter Klapwijk
March 2016: Library services to immigrants and refugees
Presenters: Fiona Bradley & Niclas Lindberg. Moderator: Loida Garcia-Febo
Presenters: Anna Maria Tammaro, Simon Edwards, Judy Brooker & Matilde Fontanin
July 2015: Exploring the PhD option
Presenters: Fiona Jardine, Sandy Littletree & K.R. Roberto
April 2015: Making the leap to library leadership (CPDWL webpage)
Presenters: Eva Dahlbäck & Kimberley Sweetman
October 2014: Information as a human right (CPDWL page)
Presenters: Bridgette Hendrix, Matthew Vanderwerff & Ellie Valentine
July 2014: New librarians' global connections: Best practices, models and recommendations (CPDWL page)
Speakers: Jan Holmquist, Aaron Tay & Jonathon Hernández
April 2015: New librarians' global connections: Best practices, models and recommendations (CPDWL page)
Presenters: Hugh Rundle & Celia Emmelhainz
No recording available
January 2014: New librarians' global connections: Best practices, models and recommendations (CPDWL page)
Presenters: Donna Scheeder, Ellen Broad, Jaap van de Geer & Loida Garcia-Febo
Last update: 12 April 2019