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NCompass Live

NCompass Live is the Nebraska Library Commission's weekly online event, covering a variety of library activities and topics. The show is free and open to anyone to watch.

Upcoming NCompass Live Sessions

Title Date Time Registration 
NCompass Live: Why Diverse Literature Matters for Youth Services Feb 2110am-11am (Central)Closed
NCompass Live: Eleven Ways Your Current Tutorials Are as Forgettable as Barb and What to Do About It Feb 2810am-11am (Central)Register
NCompass Live: Pioneers in Violence Prevention: Libraries & Rape Crisis Centers Mar 710am-11am (Central)Register
NCompass Live: Tops and Flops of Library Programs Mar 1410am-11am (Central)Register
NCompass Live: Reading Diversely Mar 2110am-11am (Central)Register
NCompass Live: Providing Access to the Good Life for the Disabled Mar 2810am-11am (Central)Register
NCompass Live: Building a Future: The Big Move Apr 410am-11am (Central)Register
NCompass Live: Teen Services Without Teen Spaces: Innovative Programming Apr 1110am-11am (Central)Register
NCompass Live: Reaching Out Through Your Collection Apr 1810am-11am (Central)Register
NCompass Live: Introducing the Nebraska Authors Database! Apr 2510am-11am (Central)Register

Archived NCompass Live Sessions

NCompass Live is broadcast live, every Wednesday, from 10am - 11am Central Time. Convert to your time zone on the Official U.S. Time website or use the World Clock Time Zone Converter. In the Time Zone Converter, NCompass Live is broadcast from "U.S.A - Nebraska - Lincoln".

These one-hour sessions are hosted by Christa Porter, the NLC's Library Development Director, every Wednesday at 10:00AM (CT) and include a mixture of presentations, interviews, book reviews, Web tours, mini training sessions, and Q & A sessions presented by NLC staff and guest speakers. Attendees ask questions and participate in the show via VoIP, using their own microphone, or in the live text chat.

Sessions are recorded for anyone who may want to see it again or who cannot attend it at the scheduled time. Registration for a live session is not required to view the archived recording.

NCompass Live is presented online using the GoToWebinar online meeting service. GoToWebinar works on Windows, Mac, Google Chrome OS, Linux, iOS and Android devices. GoToWebinar login instructions are sent to registered attendees after registration for a session has closed. The Registration End date is listed on each session page. Please see the NLC Online Sessions webpage for detailed information about GoToWebinar, including system requirements, firewall permissions, and equipment requirements for computer speakers and microphones.

Suggestions for NCompass Live sessions are welcome! Please contact Christa Porter if you would like to request a session on a topic, or if you would like to present on a topic.

Nebraska libraries: NLC C.E. Credits: If you attend a live session, you do not need to apply for your C.E. credit - the attendee list is provided to the NLC Continuing Education Coordinator and the credit is automatically added to your record. If you watch an Archived Session, you will need to apply for your C.E. Credit. Check the C.E. Guidelines for information on earning C.E. Credits. Please contact our Continuing Education Staff with questions about C.E. Credits.

For more information, contact Christa Porter.