In addition to the in-depth training opportunities below there are a number of short Tutorials available.
Missouri Training Opportunities
Contact email@example.com 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 MOREnet Members regardless of membership type.
EBSCO regional training is being scheduled for the week of November 7. EBSCO training sessions are available at no charge for all Basic and Full Service Members.
|Date & Time||Location||Description||More Info & To Register|
|September 13, 2016 @ 3:00-3:30 PM||Online (EBSCO)||
Learn with MOREnet: Social Studies - RAPID RESULTS
We will use Explora to focus on finding a variety of resources that complement the Social Studies curriculum like famous Missourians, American Revolution, Lewis and Clark, Civil War, Civil Rights and more. Narrowing by reading level using Lexile reading level limiter will be demonstrated.
|September 13, 2016 @ 3:30-4:00 PM||Online (EBSCO)||
Learn with MOREnet: Science - RAPID RESULTS
We will search for and find materials on Pollution, Weather, Mixtures & Solutions, Matter & Energy, Space Systems, Ecology topics, Climate and more. Narrowing by reading level using Lexile reading level limiters will be demonstrated.
|September 16, 2016 @ 2:00-3:00 PM||Online (EBSCO)||
Introduction to Your Online Library
Learn more about what is available in your online library and how best to search it. Topics covered include K12-level resources, adult reference resources, eBook collection, Learning Express Library and more.
|September 29, 2016 @ 3:30-4:30 PM||Online (EBSCO)||
Learning Express for School and Academic Librarians
Join us for a tour of LearningExpress Library for School & Academic Librarians. We will review the user interface and focus on the resources most relevant to school and academic libraries, including the practice tests, tutorials and eBooks found in the School, College Preparation and College Centers.
|October 18, 2016 @ 1:30-2:30 PM||Online (EBSCO)||
Let’s Explore the Public Library eBook Collection
The eBook collection that focuses on public library subjects will be previewed to highlight content and different ways to access the books to include demonstrations of different downloading features, discussing access to MARC records and special ways to limit within the collection. Bring your questions or sample searches and we will find the materials you need within your EBSCO resources. *Join the eBook Downloading Options Class on November 3 to find out more about reading books offline.
|October 18, 2016 @ 3:00-4:00 PM||Online (EBSCO)||
Let’s Explore the K12 eBook Collection
The eBook collection that focuses on K12 curriculum subjects will be previewed to highlight content and different ways to access the books to include demonstrations of reading and sharing features, discussing access to MARC records and special ways to limit within the collection. Bring your questions or sample searches and we will find the materials you need within your EBSCO resources. *Join the eBook Downloading Options Class on November 3 to find out more about reading books offline.
|November 3, 2016 @ 3:30-4:00 PM||Online (EBSCO)||
eBook Downloading Options—RAPID RESULTS
In this 30-minute session, we will review the various options for checking out and downloading EBSCO eBooks for off-line 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.
|December 13, 2016 @ 10:00-11:00 AM||Online (EBSCO)||
Basic EBSCOhost using Academic Search, Masterfile, and Newspaper Source
MOREnet provides you with many unique databases that are available via the EBSCOhost interface. This session is intended for anyone who would like to learn more about searching using the EBSCOhost interface. We will search for poems, short stories, newspaper articles and other unique items that can be found in the databases. We will also explore the different search modes, how to refine results using the Narrow By and limiters as well as printing, emailing, citing and saving results.
|January 26, 2017 @ 10:00-11:00 AM||Online (EBSCO)||
Explora for Public Libraries and School Libraries
The new Explora interfaces will be previewed focusing on key features and functionality for the public library patron and school student. Limiting by Lexile reading levels and My EBSCOhost folder will be demonstrated. Bring your questions or sample searches and we will find the materials you need within your EBSCO resources.
|February 16, 2017 @ 3:30-4:30 PM||Online (EBSCO)||
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.
|March 8, 2017 @ 3:00-3:30 PM||Online (EBSCO)||
Learn with MOREnet: Science Reference Center—RAPID RESULTS
Designed to meet every student's science research needs, Science Reference Center contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals and now features an additional 250,000 high-quality images from Nature Picture Library. We will learn how search the broad spectrum of reference information from the areas of life sciences, physical sciences and earth & space sciences including scientist and mathematician biographies, science videos and science experiments. We will also look at the Curriculum Standards tool to find materials that are correlated to school standards. Bring your questions or sample searches and we will find the materials you need within your EBSCO resources.
|April 5, 2017 3:00-3:30 PM||Online (EBSCO)||
Accessing Education and other Professional Development Journals Online—RAPID RESULTS
The Professional Development Collection, ERIC and Academic Search all hold a wide variety of journals and papers covering all teaching topics. Journals include: Library Journal, School Library Journal, Library Media Specialist, Teaching Exceptional Children, Teacher Librarian, American Secondary Education, Reading Teacher, Science Teacher, Gifted Child Today, Technology and Learning and many more. Setting up journal alerts so you can read your favorite professional journal as soon as it’s published and creating a MYEBSCO account so articles can be stored in your personal folder will be demonstrated. Bring your questions or sample searches and we will find the materials you need within your EBSCO resources.
|May 11, 2017 @ 11:00-11:30 AM||Online (EBSCO)||
Focus on Health—RAPID RESULTS
Consumer Health Complete is the single most comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content that is designed to foster an overall understanding of health-related topics. This is a great resource for academic, public and school libraries to find the latest information on health content from a variety of sources: evidence-based reports, popular health magazines, health reference books and encyclopedias, videos, animations and medical images. Bring your questions or sample searches and we will find the materials you need within your EBSCO resources.
- Advanced Searching in EBSCOhost (3-10-2016)
- Explora for Public Libraries (2-20-2016)
- Let's Explore the eBook Collection (1-7-2016)
- Introduction to Your Online Library (12-10-2015)
- Curriculum Tools and Professional Development (10-15-2015)
- Learn about Explora - New Graphical Searching Tool (9-17-2016)
- eBook Overview (9-8-2015)
- New eBook Public Library Collection for MOREnet Members (6-9-2015)
- Logos and Widgets and Tips - Oh My! (5-21-2015)
- Let's Explore MasterFile Premier (5-5-2015)
- Searching Your Newspaper Collection (4-7-2015)
- It's Time for professional Development (3-3-2015)
- Let's Learn About Resources to Support STEM (2-3-15)
- Using a Mobile Device to Access the Online Resources (1-15-2015)
Vendor Training Opportunities
- EBSCO and LearningExpress Library Online Training Schedule
- A link to recorded webinars is available on the upper left.
- Proquest Genealogy Training Schedule
- Select HeritageQuest from the available training options.