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WELCOME TO TBLC!

 

The Tampa Bay Library Consortium, Inc. (TBLC) is a nonprofit Multitype Library Cooperative that assists and empowers over 120 libraries. All types of libraries – public, academic, school and specialized – are members. Since 1979, TBLC has worked with member libraries to provide better, faster service to the residents of central Florida.

PROGRAMS & SERVICES

TBLC provides ongoing programs and services for members and libraries through out Florida including:

Training & Workshops

With a regional focus on continuing education, TBLC offers training in the form of webinars, in-person workshops, conference-style events, and blended learning courses.

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Florida Library Delivery Service

All Florida libraries that are members of FLIN are eligible to participate in the Florida Library Delivery Service, which provides pickup and delivery of interlibrary loan materials among over 200 libraries throughout Florida.

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Florida Library Webinars

Florida Webinars is dedicated to bringing the most accurate, relevant and current training to staff working in Florida Libraries. We believe that a well trained library staff makes for an excellent service to its community.

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Ask A Librarian
Ask a Librarian provides Florida residents with virtual reference service via live chat and text messaging Sunday – Saturday. 
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TRAININGS & UPCOMING EVENTS

Date/Time Event Type

12/03/2020
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The Accidental Teen Librarian
Online, _______ Florida
Online
12/07/2020
All Day
Nibbles of Knowledge: Nasty Negatives and Peacekeeping Positives
Online, _______ Florida

12/10/2020
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Added Value Negotiating: Helping Library Leaders Build Balanced Deals
Online, _______ Florida
Online
01/04/2021
12:00 am
Nibbles of Knowledge: Bring Balance to Your Life!
Online, _______ Florida

01/12/2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
TBLC - FHSLA - Consumer Health Information Specialization & NNLM Funding Opportunities
Online, _______ Florida
Online
01/14/2021
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Gamar: Adding Layers to Library Instruction Through Augmented Reality
Online, _______ Florida
Online
01/21/2021
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Understanding Community Needs
Online, _______ Florida
Online
01/26/2021
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Welcoming Deaf and Hard of Hearing Patrons to Your Library
Online, _______ Florida
Online
02/01/2021
All Day
Nibbles of Knowledge: How to Conduct Resume Workshops at Your Library
Online, _______ Florida

02/03/2021
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Cataloging Videorecordings ​​
Online, _______ Florida
Online
02/16/2021
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Conducting the Reference Interview: How to Ask Better Questions to Make Customers Happy
Online, _______ Florida
Online
02/18/2021
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Transferrable Skills and the Empowered Employee
Online, _______ Florida
Online
03/01/2021
All Day
Nibbles of Knowledge: How to Conduct Interviewing Workshops at Your Library
Online, _______ Florida

03/25/2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
“Let’s Try It!” Library Outreach in a Culture of Yes
Online, _______ Florida
Online
03/26/2021
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Organization and Time Management
Online, _______ Florida
Online
04/06/2021
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free Online Tools to Increase Your Workflow & Productivity
Online, _______ Florida
Online
04/15/2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Autism 101 for Libraries: What is Autism Spectrum Disorder and How Can We Help Students and Families at the Library?
Online, _______ Florida
Online
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CONTACT US

Give us a call, send us an email us, or fill out our form at:
813-622-8252 | info@tblc.org

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