Winter 2015 Toolshed Newsletter

The Library Toolshed Newsletter will serve as a way for library staff and users to discover great library training and programming resources developed across western Canada. It's produced by the Library Toolshed Working Group. If you would like to contribute ideas or articles to the newsletter please contact Brian Lin (

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For our inaugural issue, we are featuring content from all four of our contributing provinces (Alberta, BC, Saskatchewan and Manitoba) that includes training resources for online databases such as Overdrive and Zinio as well as well early literacy and outreach resources. 

Since it is winter, this is always a great time for planning technology training programs and handouts for the post-Christmas rush when people hustle to their local libraries with their brand new devices eager to access library resources. Be sure to check out the Library Toolshed's resources to see the tools other libraries are using to meet their users needs. 

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