Coordinated by the South Dakota State Library, Random Acts of Continuing Education (RACE) are 30 minutes to 1 hour webinars that focus on current topics of interest to librarians.
Archived 2011 Webinars
November 30, 2011; repeated December 2
Beginning in January 2012, public libraries are asked to keep more detailed statistics for interlibrary loan. The State Library needs more exact data to determine ILL patterns and trends. For this reason starting with the Public Library Survey—'12 (collected in the spring of 2013) we will be collecting more detailed information. This webinar covers what interlibrary loan data you need to collect and how to collect it.
March 24, 2011
Presented by: Daria Bossman, Lee Crary and Joan Upell
This webinar will guide and familiarize you with the 2010-2011 Collect South Dakota School Library Survey (formerly known as the "annual report.")
February 15, 2011, repeated March 4, 2011
Learn more about the Public Library Survey in Collect. Assistant State Librarian, Daria Bossman, will lead public library staff through the basics of the survey in this webinar.
January 20, 2011
Ready, Set, Go! trainings are designed to increase non-military youth workers, educators, counselors and other community members understanding of:
- the unique issues facing military youth
- military culture
- the deployment cycle
- fostering resilience in youth and
- to engage them in building State and Local community networks to provide support for military children and youth.