Celebrate National Library Week (April 4 - 10, 2021)
National Library Week (April 4 - 10, 2021) is a time to celebrate our nation's libraries, library workers' contributions, and promote library use and support. The theme for National Library Week 2021 is Welcome to Your Library.
Kitchen Skills Series to feature Chef Steve Harden
Join us for a series of three free webinars on April 15, 22, and 29, 2021, featuring Chef Harden of the Escoffier School of Culinary Arts. This series of live webinars is intended for library staff who are presenting food literacy programming. Information will be presented in a train-the-trainer model and will take place via Zoom.
Learn More with our Upcoming Events
The South Carolina State Library continues to support the state's libraries and educational organizations with great online training opportunities. Want to learn more? Check out our upcoming events and register today!
Cooks + Books: Nurturing Children's Literature and Cooking
The State Library is excited to bring you a virtual demonstration program of Cooks + Books from Sticky Fingers Cooking on Thursday, April 8, 2021, at 11:00 a.m.
Subject Guide Highlight: Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
A Subject Guide useful to librarians this month and throughout the year is Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion. This guide contains information for library staff serving diverse populations including:
Preparing for the Next Wave of Pandemic Fatigued Customers
Please join us for a special two-part PCI webinar on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 & Tuesday, March 16, 2021, with expert presenter, coach, and consultant for libraries, Andrew Sanderbeck.
State Library to Offer Web Accessibility Assessments
The South Carolina State Library will offer website accessibility assessments through the Able Access Project to four public libraries in South Carolina.
Join us for Able Access Web Accessibility Assessments: Information for Public Libraries
Is your library's website accessible to everyone, including people with disabilities? Would you like to learn about what issues visitors with disabilities may face in using the library's website and virtual services and how to make improvements?
Is Your Library Hiring?
Did you know the South Carolina State Library offers a free jobs posting web page? Academic, public, and special libraries that have available positions are encouraged to fill out our online form to submit any and all available positions.