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
October 22, 2019 @ 3:30  - 4:00 PM

Online (EBSCO)

Google Classroom and EBSCO Resources

Are your teachers using Google Classroom for homework assignments? Come check out how easy it is to post articles and more using the Google Classroom link found in Explora and eBooks!

Register here

October 30, 2019 @ 9:00 - 9:30 AM

Online (EBSCO)

Career and College Readiness Resources

LearningExpress has been a part of MOREnet for many years but recently, new components were added. Join us as we review the popular areas that you’ve come to rely on as well as introduce the newest tools – Resume and Letter Builder and Computer Skills Center. We’ll also cover practice tests that help users prepare for WorkKeys Assessments, a job skills system that measures “real-world” skills.

Register here

November 14, 2019 @ 10:00 - 10:30 AM Online (EBSCO)

eBook Collections for Patrons and Students

Did you know that your library has access to either a Public Library or K-12 eBook collection? Even if you did, maybe it’s time to revisit these digital books that are available on an unlimited, concurrent basis. No waits, no holds! Join us to see how easy it is to browse, read and download chapters of a book.

Register here

November 20,2019 @ 3:30 - 4:00 PM Online (EBSCO)

Read It! The Research Tool for English Language Learners 

In this micro session, we’ll explore Read It! Designed for middle and high school students as well as adults who have a foundation in English grammar and reading but need adapted reading material for a variety of subjects. Read It! offers resources to help build background knowledge, conduct research and improve study skills.

Register here

December 3, 2019 @ 3:30 - 4:00 PM

Online (EBSCO)

Career and College Readiness Resources

LearningExpress has been a part of MOREnet for many years but recently, new components were added. Join us as we review the popular areas that you’ve come to rely on as well as introduce the newest tools – Resume and Letter Builder and Computer Skills Center. We’ll also cover practice tests that help users prepare for WorkKeys Assessments, a job skills system that measures “real-world” skills.

Register here

January 22, 2020 @ 3:30 - 4:00 PM Online (EBSCO)

eBook Collections for Patrons and Students

Did you know that your library has access to either a Public Library or K-12 eBook collection? Even if you did, maybe it’s time to revisit these digital books that are available on an unlimited, concurrent basis. No waits, no holds! Join us to see how easy it is to browse, read and download chapters of a book.

Register here

February 4, 2020 @ 9:00 - 9:30 AM Online (EBSCO)

EBSCO Resources Revisited

Are you new to MOREnet? If so, then this session is for you! We’ll provide an overview of ALL the EBSCO resources available to MOREnet members. From K-12 to public libraries, we’ll take a tour of the databases and tools your students and patrons can access at the library or from the comforts of their own home.

Register here

February 27, 2020 @ 3:30 - 4:00 PM Online (EBSCO)

Downloading eBooks for Offline Viewing

Want to read an eBook without having to search for a WIFI hotspot? You can download almost any eBook from EBSCO’s eBook collection through MOREnet. Learn how to identify these books and download to a desktop, laptop or smart device in this micro session!

Register here

March 10, 2020 @ 9:00 - 9:30 AM Online (EBSCO)

Read It! The Research Tool for English Language

In this micro session, we’ll explore Read It! Designed for middle and high school students as well as adults who have a foundation in English grammar and reading but need adapted reading material for a variety of subjects. Read It! offers resources to help build background knowledge, conduct research and improve study skills.

Register here

March 19, 2020 @ 9:00 - 9:30 AM Online (EBSCO)

LearningExpress Tools for Job Seekers

MOREnet added a few exciting additions to the LearningExpress platform last year. If you haven’t heard about them, join this session to learn more! Computer Skills Center provides dynamic, online tutorials to help students and patrons learn the basics of computers and many popular software to help ready them for the job market. Resume and Letter Builders guide job seekers through a step-by-step process to create effective cover letters and resumes that get them noticed. Helpful samples are available to help them through each step of the process.

Register here

April 7, 2020 @ 10:00 - 10:30 AM Online (EBSCO)

Promoting Your EBSCO Resources

Do your patrons know how to access your online resources? Do you have a search box on your home page? Join us and we’ll show you where to find the latest EBSCO buttons, logos and promotional materials. We’ll share some examples to get your creative juices flowing!

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April 15, 2020 @ 10:00 - 10:30 AM Online (EBSCO)

Get the Most Out of Limiters and Expanders

Keyword searching is fine, but what about all those available search options? Limiters like Cover Story, PDF and Language often get overlooked – expanders, too! We’ll discuss how these can quickly help users retrieve the results they are looking for!

Register here

May 6, 2020 @ 10:00 - 10:30 AM Online (EBSCO)

LearningExpress Tools for Job Seekers

MOREnet added a few exciting additions to the LearningExpress platform last year. If you haven’t heard about them, join this session to learn more! Computer Skills Center provides dynamic, online tutorials to help students and patrons learn the basics of computers and many popular software to help ready them for the job market. Resume and Letter Builders guide job seekers through a step-by-step process to create effective cover letters and resumes that get them noticed. Helpful samples are available to help them through each step of the process.

Register here

 

Recorded Webinars

Schedule and Links to recordings for EBSCO and LearningExpress Library Webinars

Vendor Training Opportunities