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Kernel of Knowledge

KernelOfKnowledge_0.pngThe Kernel of Knowledge is an expert-speaker webinar series from the Greater Midwest Region which provides one-hour sessions on topics of interest to National Network of Medical Libraries (NNLM) members throughout the year. Sessions are scheduled on an ongoing basis, check back often for upcoming presentations! All Kernel of Knowledge sessions are eligible for 1.0 contact hour of Medical Library Association continuing education credit.

Webinars from this series are recorded. Recordings can be found on the main page for this series or on our YouTube channel

Class Length: 
One hour
Instructor(s):
Rachel Gatewood, All of Us Instructional Designer
Derek Johnson, Interim Associate Director
Jacqueline Leskovec, Network Librarian
Bobbi Newman, MLIS, MA, Community Engagement and Outreach Specialist
Samuel D Watson, Academic Outreach Specialist
Continuing Education:

1 MLA CE Credit

Past Classes

In light of the COVID crisis, this Zoom presentation blends learning, participant sharing and brief practices: straw breathing, gentle stretching, guided meditation, silent sit and gratitude.

From childhood trauma to dementia, and from social emotional challenges to mental wellness knowledge, libraries and their partners can train staff and community to build resiliency.

Are you interested in virtual storytimes, dance parties, and other wellness activities for ages 0-6?

Whether you are working remotely or within the library building, COVID-19 has changed the way we work and live.

This interactive presentation will introduce library staff to the National Library of Medicine resources, enhance understanding of the public library's role in supporting families living with demen

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Upcoming Classes

Library responses to COVID-19: Impacts on ongoing low-morale experiences
Thursday, June 11, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
CT
Instructor(s):
Bobbi Newman
Providing Library Senior Services in a COVID-19 World
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
CT
Instructor(s):
Bobbi Newman
Fostering Mutuality: How One Library Prepared for the Opioid Crisis
Tuesday, July 14, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
CT
Instructor(s):
Bobbi Newman