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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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Video Production

TBLC offers FREE video production services to member libraries. Our Award-Winning Media Content Producer is available to help you create media content for your library and staff.

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TRAININGS & UPCOMING EVENTS

Date/Time Event Type

03/31/2020 - 04/01/2021
12:00 am
Librarian’s Guide to Homelessness - Self Paced Online Training (Round 3)
Online, _______ Florida

04/13/2020 - 04/23/2020
10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Strategic Planning for the Future of TBLC
Online, _______ Florida

04/16/2020
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Trends in Digital Privacy: Is There Even Such a Thing?
Online, _______ Florida
Online
04/17/2020
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Shields Up! Warding off Negativity
Online, _______ Florida
Online
04/20/2020
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toto, We're Not in the Library Any More: Working Effectively Beyond Your Building's Borders
Online, _______ Florida
Online
04/24/2020
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Shields Up! Warding off Negativity Online
04/27/2020
10:00 am - 11:00 am
What Small Businesses Need From Your Library to Succeed
Online, _______ Florida
Online
05/05/2020
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Libraries For All: Serving People with Disabilities At Your Library
Online, _______ Florida
Online
05/18/2020
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Introduction to Library of Congress Subject Headings
Online, _______ Florida
Online
05/20/2020
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Technology Conference - 2020
Online, _______ Florida
FacetoFace
06/01/2020
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Reducing Implicit Bias in Reference Interviews and Literature
Online, _______ Florida
Online
06/04/2020
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Grant Writing
Online, _______ Florida
Online
06/15/2020
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
How to Conduct a Review of Your Library Liaison and Outreach Programs
Online, _______ Florida
Online
07/10/2020
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Intermediate Imaging: Scanning Essentials - New Date
Polk County History Center, Bartow FL
FacetoFace
07/14/2020
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Transform Your Stacks
Online, _______ Florida
Online
08/20/2020
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Collection Management Basics
Online, _______ Florida
Online
08/27/2020
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
The ABCs of Great Customer Service
TBLC Training Facility, Tampa FL
FacetoFace
09/17/2020
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Generations in the Workplace
Robert W. Saunders, Sr. Public Library – Ada T. Payne Community Room A, Tampa FL
FacetoFace
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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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