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MALA now offers Webcasts and Library Espresso Shots for Group Viewings in Your Library
Need a guest speaker for your staff meetings or staff development days? Are you looking for a quick tutorial on a specific topic? We have just what you need! The Mid-America Library Alliance now offers group viewings for our webcasts and Library Espresso Shots for one flat fee. You pick the date, you pick the time and the webcast will be available for you to show to your group. The webcasts and Library Espresso Shots are pre-recorded. The link and password will be sent via email. You will also receive a handout, if applicable, via email prior to the webcast date you have chosen so you have time to copy for your participants. When registering, please enter the name and email address of the person who will login the group to view the webcast or Library Espresso Shot.
STEP 1: The links here are for a printable list of the available webcasts and Library Espresso Shots, as well as descriptions and lengths of each. These are for informational purposes only.
Library Espresso Shots – MALA Library Espresso Shots are short 3-13 minute tutorials that cover library-related current topics in a shorter timeframe.
Webcasts – 14 to 35 minutesWebcasts over 35 minutes
STEP 2: Scroll down to "Group Viewing Rates" when you are ready to purchase a webcast or Library Espresso Shot.
Group viewing rates:
Our group viewing rate is for ONE viewing in a group setting, not individuals viewing the webcast at their desktops. Registrations may not be shared in any way. You may not broadcast or redistribute in any way without prior approval from Mid-America Library Alliance. That includes, but is not limited to, displaying the webcast via projector, large screen tv, or overhead projector. When registering, please enter the name and email address of the person who will login the group to view the webcast or Library Espresso Shot.
STEP 3: Register - choose the correct category for the webcast you want to view
Library Espresso Shots - for a MALA Library Espresso Shot group viewing - register here
Webcasts – 14 to 35 minutes - for a MALA Webcast group viewing - if webcast is 14 to 35 minutes - register here
Webcasts over 35 minutes - for a MALA Webcast group viewing - if webcast is over 35 minutes - register here
Additional viewings of the same webcast on the same day are available for a discounted rate. Contact Mary Puhr, Professional Development Coordinator, for these rates.