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Nebraska Librarians Encouraged to help Library Customers Access Financial Aid Toolkit

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Federal Student Aid recently launched a new website called the Financial Aid Toolkit :A One-Stop Shop for Financial Aid Resources Who is the Financial Aid Toolkit for? The toolkit is for librarians; staff or volunteers at community based organizations; guidance counselors; college access advisers; and anyone who assists students through […]

Nebraska Librarians Invited to Broadband Technology Fairs

A series of Broadband Technology Fairs is scheduled across the state in March and early April. The theme highlights “The Power of Business – What’s Next” as experts will focus on how businesses can adapt and use online applications successfully in their operations. The events are part of the Broadband Initiative that is expanding efforts […]

Computer-Related Training Session Options @ your library® Provided by Metropolitan Community College

Metro Community College Training Click on this link to read more: Metropolitan Community College, one of our new Library Broadband Builds Nebraska Communities (LBBNC) program partners, is ready to work with participating LBBNC libraries to schedule computer-related training sessions at no cost to your library or to your customers. The flyer attached will help to answer […]

Recording Now Available: NCompass Live: NEworks: Unemployment Insurance & Job Searching

The recording of the NCompass Live session “NEworks: Unemployment Insurance & Job Searching”, originally broadcast on January 23, is now available via the NCompass Live website. Description: Greg Rosenboom, Nebraska Department of Labor, will walk us through their Website, demonstrating the login for Unemployment Insurance, and Buffy Cranford, Employment Services Manager – Virtual Service Unit, […]

Webinar Scheduled to Assist Job Seekers

Effective December 2, 2012 Nebraskans qualifying for Unemployment Insurance were notified that they can no longer claim weekly benefits through the telephone system. They are REQUIRED to claim weekly benefits and REQUIRED to complete a weekly work search log through the Nebraska Department of Labor Website at neworks.nebraska.gov. The Nebraska Library Commission has scheduled a January […]

Computer-Related Training Session Options @ your library® Provided by Northeast Community College

Computer-Related Training Session Options @ your library® Provided by Northeast Community College Click on this link to read more: NECC Class Options & Participating Libraries PR Northeast Community College, one of our new Library Broadband Builds Nebraska Communities (LBBNC) program partners, is ready to work with participating LBBNC libraries to schedule computer-related training sessions at […]

E-Commerce & Social Networking: Class Coming to Central Nebraska

The Center for Rural Affairs’ Rural Enterprise Assistance Project (REAP) Hispanic Business Center, in partnership with the Grand Island Public Library, will offer an E-Commerce and Social Networking workshop. Center for Rural Affairs (REAP) staff will conduct the class, E-Commerce & Social Networking, in Spanish. Topics covered include what E-Commerce and Social Networking is and […]

Webinar on Wellness this week! Wed, Oct. 24, 2012, 1:00 MT, 2:00 CT.

Spotlight! on National Library of Medicine Resources – Wellness -Wed, Oct. 24, 2012, 1:00 MT, 2:00 CT. “Wellness” is such a broad topic that it’s made up of many components. For this month’s Spotlight! session, Jim Honour will recommend some wellness resources that focus on exercise, physical fitness, complementary/ alternative medicine, prevention and personal health […]

Recording Now Available: NCompass Live: Health Information for Your Community

The recording of the NCompass Live session “Health Information for Your Community”, originally broadcast on October 10, is now available via the NCompass Live website. Description: CHIRS, the Consumer Health Information Resource Service, and the National Library of Medicine databases are free resources available to all Nebraska residents. Teri Hartman from the McGoogan Library of […]

Health Information presentations available online:

As the University of Nebraska Medical Center McGoogan Library staff, and the National Network/Libraries of Medicine coordinator make their way across Nebraska doing training at public libraries, presentation materials are now posted at the UNMC McGoogan Library website . See the CHIRS Training page – BTOP PowerPoint Presentations at: http://unmc.libguides.com/content.php?pid=173215&sid=2960982

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