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Event Name:
Serving Veterans in the Library

Competency:
Patron and Community Awareness and Customer Service

Description:
Veteran Americans are special people who have proudly served to protect and defend the United States of America.  Their significant contributions and experiences - all the result of skilled military training (tactical, moral/spiritual, group-based) -- present many opportunities and some challenges in several key areas (employment, healthcare, community engagement).  This webinar will help library professionals identify Veteran Americans' needs, learn more about Veteran American resources/information, and understand what Veteran American support organizations do (and how to engage them to enable the creation and presentation of Veteran-centric programming/historic preservation projects).

Learning Objectives:
  • Learn about  creating successful veteran outreach programs
  • Learn more about veterans and their needs
  • Hear about ways to identify veterans in your community to encourage them to tell their stories.
Presenter:

Tom Adamich is a Digital Asset Librarian (since 2011), certified teacher-librarian (since 2000), and a librarian since 1991. A graduate of the Kent State University (Ohio) School of Library/Information Science and KSU College of Education (School Library Media Certification), Tom was a teacher-librarian and consultant for the Indian Valley Local Schools (Ohio) from 1999-2009 and is president of the Visiting Librarian Service, a contract librarian firm he has operated on a full or part-time basis since 1993.

Event Date:
8/22/2019

Event Time:
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Eastern

Location:
Online
Via Adobe Connect
UNITED STATES

Contact Person:
Melissa Lattanzi
(phone: 3306550531)

Details:
Who Should Attend:  Anyone interested in learning more about serving veterans

Competency:  Patron Awareness, Community Awareness, Programming and Customer Service

GEO Cost:      $40
Bronze Cost:  $24
Silver Cost:    FREE
Gold Cost:     FREE


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