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Statewide Database Licensing Program

Answers to your questions about the State Library of Oregon's Statewide Database Licensing Program (SDLP)

Upcoming Webinars

National Webinars

Can't attend a live session? Register anyway and you will receive a link to the recording. Recorded webinars and video tutorials are also available at the Gale Training site.


March 31, 2021 - 11:00-11:15 am - 15 Minutes to Mastery: Create News Alerts in Gale OneFile Periodical Resources

Get the latest news and articles from your favorite publications sent directly to your email or RSS feed.  In this 15 minute session, we’ll demonstrate how to setup news alerts within Gale OneFile periodical resources to support your ongoing professional development and personal interests.

April 6, 2021 - 12:00-12:15 pm - 15 Minutes to Mastery: Discover Top Search Terms In Your Library

Did you know Gale’s Usage Dashboard offers a Top Search Terms report that provides a summary of what your users are searching for in your Gale resources? This report can reveal needs in the library, show how students are using resources for classroom work, and much more. In this 15-minute session, we’ll walk you through running this report, reading the results, and making use of the provided visual tools.

April 22, 2021 - 11:00-11:15 am - 15 Minutes to Mastery: Advanced Search

Discover how Gale’s Advanced Search tools can quickly get the most relevant materials in the hands of your users.  Whether it’s finding the latest news, historical primary source, multimedia content, or featured biography, you’ll walk away with tricks to improve reference for users of all ages and reading levels.

Webinars for Oregon Library Staff

See the Gale Support site for previously recorded webinars for Oregon library staff.

National Webinars

EBSCO offers 15 and 30 minute overview sessions on different features of LearningExpress Library. Find an upcoming session and register here.

Webinars for Oregon Library Staff

Overview of LearningExpress Library - January 26, 2021 (recording available)

Learn about the variety of test preparation and skill building resources available in LearningExpress Library. This session will provide an overview of the wide range of resources that can help your patrons develop academic and workplace skills. Whether its support for home-schoolers with tutorials and practice sets, helping to prepare students for high-stakes college or professional exams, or assisting job seekers in creating resumes and career exploration, there is something for everyone in LearningExpress Library!

Session trainer: Jason High, EBSCO Training Specialist

Deep Dive into Job & Career Accelerator - February 23, 2021 (recording available)

This session will focus on the resources and tools in Job & Career Accelerator that can help job seekers in your community. Topics covered will include exploring career opportunities, building job-hunting skills such as networking and interviewing, creating great resumes and cover letters, and searching job listings.  

Session trainer: Jason High, EBSCO Training Specialist

Tips for promoting LearningExpress Library in your Community - March 16, 2021 (recording available)

This session will cover strategies for promoting LearningExpress Library among different types of library users. Learn how to set up direct links to specific LearningExpress Library Centers and resources, obtain MARC records for eBooks and other resources for your library catalog, and find marketing and promotion resources. This session will also show examples of what other libraries are doing to promote these resources.

Session trainer: Jason High, EBSCO Training Specialist