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Resources for Digital Literacy, Equity, and Inclusion

  • Reference Skills & Resources
  • Webinar
  • 1 CE Hour

Description

Libraries of all types have a role to play in bridging the digital divide for their community members. Sign up for this free one-hour webinar and you’ll explore the concepts of digital literacy, equity and inclusion. Learn about the role you and your library can play to support these critical skills, with a special focus on the new Northstar Digital Literacy online resource. This set of self-guided, tech-focused modules are available in every public library across Ohio through OPLIN’s Ohio Web Library. 

Attendees to this session will have the opportunity to… 

  • Define the concepts of digital literacy, equity and inclusion 
  • Learn about background and structure of the new Northstar Digital Literacy content 
  • Explore ways to connect with nearby libraries to promote access and usage

Notes: 

This is a free webinar, open to all library staff working in the state of Ohio. 

Who Should Attend

Library staff who work in instruction, outreach, programming, reference and anyone with an interest in the topic.

Presenters

Christine Morris Digital Services Manager

Christine Morris is the Digital Services Manager at OPLIN and project manager for the statewide Northstar ARPA grant implementation. She has been active in the Ohio library community for over 20 years, having worked for Washington-Centerville Public Library, Portage County District Library, Columbus Metropolitan Library, and OhioNet.

Christine holds a BA in Economics and International Studies from Bowling Green State University, an MLIS from Kent State University, and an MA in Public Policy and Management from Ohio State University.

Event Registration

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