Workshops and Resources

Databases & Wiki Workshop

Oct 1 - Hartley Clark
Oct 2 - Unity Public School
Oct 3 - Bready

Wiki Pages & Databases
October 22

Overview of the Afternoon
Introduction to the Online Resources from Saskatchewan Learning
  • Auto Repair Manuals
  • NoveList
  • Encyclopedias
  • Newspapers
  • Infotrack - Magazines, newspapers and resource centers
More information (videos, instruction sheets, etc)
Hands on exploration of the resources
Introduction to wikispaces - what it is and how to create simple web pages with it
Example of a library wiki - Healey Library
Sign-up for an education site at wikspaces
Hands on use - create a web page that provides access to the the online resources

School Library Wiki Pages

Optional - if there is time
  • personalizing the wiki
  • adding simple images


Tutorials from Wikispaces
Image Chef

October 22 Workshop 12:15 - 3:00 - Library Classroom, NBCHS

  • Sharing wiki projects - be prepared to share the changes that you have made on your wiki
  • Using online tools to promote books - bring your favourite book
  • Job descriptions - bring a list of what you do in the library and any official job descriptions that you might have