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ODO Gale In Context Elementary

  • Reference Skills & Resources
  • Webinar
  • 1 CE Hour

Description

Series Description 

OhioNet’s Online Database Overviews are a series of freely available webinars, open to all library staff working in Ohio.  Many of the databases featured in this series are available statewide. Each training will be aimed at current users/subscribers and will include: 

  • an overview of the resource(s) being featured (including content, available search options, and intended audience)  
  • a review of access requirements and options for sharing/downloading content 
  • an exploration of use cases and marketing ideas 
  • a discussion of options for staff training to help end-users navigate the materials

Session Description 

Gale In Context: Elementary* (formerly Kids InfoBits) has been enhanced to have a greater impact on student success. In this webinar, we will review the workflows, tools and collaboration applications available to help students learn in the classroom and at home.  

*This resource is available statewide.  

Notes: This is a FREE webinar, open to all Ohio librarians at no charge. 

Who Should Attend

Staff members working in reference, instruction, information literacy (especially those working with children), or anyone with an interest in the topic.

Presenters

Amber Winters Training Consultant

Amber Winters is a Gale Training Consultant based out of Farmington Hills, Michigan. She works with K12, Public and Academic librarians across the country to help them bring their Gale resources to their learning communities. Before coming to Gale, Amber worked as a secondary science teacher, educating both middle and high school students. She enjoys helping educators of all types enrich their learning communities and build digital literacy.