Presentations

Best Practices for Mobile Web Design

PowerPoint slides for webinar developed by Chad Mairn, Librarian/Educator at St. Petersburg College & CTO of Novare Library Services, Inc. This presentation explores library mobile website designs, provides examples of mobile services/apps that can be included in library-created mobile websites, and offers best practices in mobile Web development.

Packing Your Digital Go-Bag: Essential Disaster Health Information on Your Mobile Device

PowerPoint presentation for webinar (conducted by the National Library of Medicine Disaster Information Management Research Center) on key resources that responders and disaster/emergency preparedness professionals should load on their mobile devices as part of their preparedness activities. 

Job Search Strategies & Computer Skills for the Workplace (Florida)

This PowerPoint presentation offers information, links and resources covering job search strategies and computer skills. It was part of the Career Catalyst "Get That Job" day-long workshop that also included resumes, "Finding the Right Job for You" and interviewing skills. Grant funding covered lunch, folders, & flashdrives for participants. Note: a few links may be need updating (2010). Submitted by nortonj@mycitylibrary.org, Mandel Public Library (formerly known as the West Palm Beach Public Library).

Lawyers in Libraries - for Librarians (Florida)

For Librarians: this presentation was created in September 2013 for Florida Lawyers in Libraries program during Celebrate Pro Bono Week 2013.Goals of the presentation: -Increase awareness of free, online access to justice resources available to librarians -Help librarians access those resources to assist patrons with legal needs -Help librarians find legal assistance in the local community -Answer questions about unauthorized practice of law www.floridalegalservices.org An added list of Legal Resources in Florida is included on the final sli

Lawyers in Libraries - for Patrons (Florida)

This presentation was created in September 2013 for the Florida Lawyers in Libraries program during Celebrate Pro Bono Week 2013. It covers: -Why access to justice is important to our community -What legal resources are available in Florida and the United States -How to find and choose a lawyer when you have a legal problem -Tips for representing yourself in court -Finding legal information and resources www.floridalegalservices.org It was intended to be loaded onto public pcs after the presentation for informational purposes.

Teen Technology Tutors Program Presentation (Florida)

This PowerPoint presentation provides an overview of Pasco County Library's "Teen Technology Tutors" program in which teenagers tutor older adults in basic computer tasks.