Ready, set…learn! All library staff in Pennsylvania have access to FREE learning through our subscription to Skillsoft. There are over 500 online courses, 30,000 short instructional videos (2 – 8 minutes) and job aids on a wide range of technology and business topics. Library staff can pick up great tips and techniques from the business world through this free resource.

Here are just a few of the courses that you have access to:

  • Creating and Maintaining a Positive Work Environment
  • Generating Creative and Innovative Ideas: Enhancing your Creativity
  • Workplace Conflict: Strategies for Resolving Conflicts
  • Interpersonal Communication: Communicating with Confidence

There is also a variety of course topics to strengthen your technology skills including:

  • Office 2007 – 2016 software (including Excel, Word and Powerpoint!)
  • Microsoft Windows 7 – 10 (basic to advanced skills)
  • Google Apps: Docs, Sheets, Gmail, Calendar and more
  • Social Networking Services, Strategy and Management

Skillsoft is all self-paced, online learning so you can take a course when it fits your schedule. Register for your free account now!