Training

In addition to the in-depth training opportunities below there are a number of short Tutorials available.

Missouri Training Opportunities

Contact training@more.net about scheduling a hands-on online resources training session for staff at your organization! Full-service members are only responsible for trainer travel expenses. Basic service members would have a per person fee in addition to trainer travel expenses.

Online training sessions are available at no charge for all Full and Basic MOREnet Members.

EBSCO regional training sessions are available at no charge for all Basic and Full Service Members. 

Date & Time Location Description More Info & To Register
November 16, 2017 @ 9:00 AM - Noon Poplar Bluff, MO

MOREnet: EBSCO Online Resources to the Rescue

Join EBSCO as we tour the state showcasing this vast online collection of resources available to Missouri’s libraries. From eBooks to EBSCOhost to Explora to LearningExpress Library, we’ll cover it all. EBSCO’s eBook collection provides a wide assortment of subjects – all with unlimited, concurrent access. EBSCOhost is the most widely used interface for online research and together, we’ll discover the great resources available at your fingertips. And finally, Explora, with it’s easy to use, graphical interface, has become a huge hit with K-12 students. Whether your patrons want to browse magazines and newspapers for recreational topics, your K-12 students need vetted resources for their homework, or college students need to quickly access quality, academic journals for that research paper due next week, EBSCO resources are ready to serve. Be sure and bring your device so you can experience all that MOREnet has to offer!

Bring Your Own Device! Laptops or tablets will not be available for attendees.

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November 17, 2017 @ 9:00 AM - Noon

Arnold, MO

 

MOREnet: EBSCO Online Resources to the Rescue

Join EBSCO as we tour the state showcasing this vast online collection of resources available to Missouri’s libraries. From eBooks to EBSCOhost to Explora to LearningExpress Library, we’ll cover it all. EBSCO’s eBook collection provides a wide assortment of subjects – all with unlimited, concurrent access. EBSCOhost is the most widely used interface for online research and together, we’ll discover the great resources available at your fingertips. And finally, Explora, with it’s easy to use, graphical interface, has become a huge hit with K-12 students. Whether your patrons want to browse magazines and newspapers for recreational topics, your K-12 students need vetted resources for their homework, or college students need to quickly access quality, academic journals for that research paper due next week, EBSCO resources are ready to serve. Be sure and bring your device so you can experience all that MOREnet has to offer!

Bring Your Own Device! Laptops or tablets will not be available for attendees.

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November 28, 2017 @ 10:00 - 10:30 AM

Online (EBSCO)

LearningExpress Library Training for Public Libraries

Join us for a tour of LearningExpress Library; the interactive, online-learning platform that provides the most comprehensive selection of resources for basic skills mastery, academic success,  job preparation and career advancement. We will review the user interface and key platform features including our robust practice tests and score reports, educational eBooks, interactive tutorials, and extensive guidance.

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January 24, 2018 @ 3:30 - 4:30 PM Online (EBSCO)

K-12 eBooks in the Classroom

Come check out two eBook collection that focuses on K12 curriculum subjects and learn how to access the books, including browsing, reading and sharing features. Bring your questions or sample searches and we will find the eBooks you need within your EBSCO resources.*

Note: The first 30 minutes will focus on K-8 eBooks; the second half is dedicated to High School eBooks.

*Join the eBook Downloading Class on March 6, 2018 to learn how to read books offline.

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February 1, 2018 @ 1:30 - 2:30 PM Online (EBSCO)

eBooks in the Public Library

Explore this vast eBook collection that offers full text titles with unlimited access designed specifically for public libraries. Featuring over 43,000 fiction and nonfiction titles for adults and juveniles as well as containing a wide range of subjects and topics, these eBooks are sure to meet patron’s research and recreational needs. Topics include how to access the books, including browsing, reading and sharing features.*

*Join the eBook Downloading Class on March 6, 2018 to learn how to read books offline.

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February 6, 2017 @ 1:30 - 2:00 PM Online (EBSCO)

LearningExpress Library Training for Academic Libraries

 

Join us for a tour of LearningExpress Library for Academic Librarians. We will review the user interface and focus on the resources most relevant to academic libraries, including college and graduate school entrance exams practice, and the supportive tutorials and eBooks found in the College Preparation and College Centers.

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February 13, 2018 @ 10:00 - 10:30 AM Online (EBSCO)

Summer Reading Program: Libraries Rock with eBooks for Teens

 

In this session, learn how the Public Library eBook Collection from EBSCO ties into this year’s summer reading program, “Libraries Rock”. Find fiction and non-fiction eBooks that promote the program’s theme of music and that encourage and support literacy among teens.

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March 6, 2018 @ 3:30-4:00 PM Online (EBSCO)

Downloading and Reading eBooks Offline

 

In this 30 minute session, we will review the various options for checking out and downloading EBSCO eBooks for offline reading. Topics include authentication, creating a My EBSCOhost folder, downloading to a computer via Adobe Digital Editions, transferring eBooks to an eBook reader and downloading eBooks to a mobile device via the eBooks Mobile app.

Note: It is recommended that participants attend or view the appropriate eBook session prior to this session.  

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March 6, 2018 @ 1:30 - 2:00 PM Online (EBSCO)

Summer Reading Program: Libraries Rock with Resources for Early Literacy

Want to create engaging summer programs for the youngest readers? Find interesting and fun articles from EBSCO resources that support the 2018 program theme “Libraries Rock” and music. Use these materials to help kids discover and enjoys books and reading. Bring your ideas to share with others!

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April 3, 2017 @ 1:30 - 2:30 PM

Online

(ProQuest)

Explore Genealogy Resources with HeritageQuest Online

Jon us for this course which will cover the new search pages for the U.S. Federal Census records from 1790-1940, more than 28,000 family and local history books, Revolutionary War and Freedman’s Bank collections, and the U.S. Serial Set of action of the U.S. Congress. You will also see how to access the Interactive Image view and save/print/email tools, and the new Research Aids and Maps features while accessing support, help pages and the new LibGuide.

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