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NTLP - TV Episodes

Texas Workskills Development in Libraries (10:44) - December 9, 2010
    TWDL is a Texas program to support libraries in helping their patrons looking for jobs. In this video TWDL workshop participants tell how the workshops have helped them with their job search, and Texas librarians discuss how they use TWDL resources to help their patrons. 

System Assembly, January 2010 (8:16) - June 23, 2010
     Highlights from the NTRLS System Assembly on January 28, 2010 at the Visual Arts Center in Denton.

System Assembly and 2010 Awards Ceremony  (3:37) - June 23, 2010
    Highlights from the 2010 NTRLS Award Ceremony on May 27 at Tarrant County College.

TechNet 2010 (2:28) - June 23, 2010
     A glimpse of the North Texas Conference on Library Technology, which took place on May 14, 2010 at the Decatur Civic Center.

2nd Annual LP3 Conference- 11/12/2009  (20:20) - May 12, 2010
     This video presents highlights from the LP3 2009 conference, including presenters, exhibitors and NTLP staff. 

The Library Road - Nigeria and Britain  (10:09) - December 30, 2009
     An interview with Mrs. Henrietta Egenti, a patron of the Watauga Public Library, about her experiences with U.S. libraries, and how libraries might improve their service to people from Nigerian or British backgrounds. 

The Library Road - Czech Republic (1:49) - November 30, 2009
     A look at the culture of the Czech Republic and the ways libraries can improve customer service for people who come from different international backgrounds. 

The Library Road - Jordan (7:44) - November 30, 2009
     Carolyn Davidson Brewer continues exploring different cultures with a view to improving library service to all segments of the community, in this conversation with Ansam Shandala at the Watauga Public Library. 

TANG Tech Training - Replacing a Hard Drive  (7:10) - November 24, 2009
     Adam Beatty demonstrates replacing the hard drive in a Dell Optiplex 745 computer. 

The Library Road - India (6:13) - November 4, 2009
     Library staff can often improve their customer service skills by being aware of cultural differences.  This conversation with Ajay M. Mehta, a volunteer at the Krum Public Library, includes suggestions for working with patrons from India. 

Are Fines Necessary? (5:46) - September 25, 2009
     Donna Pierce from the Krum Public Library, Megan Suffling from the Newark Public Library, and Tina Hager from the Little Elm Public Library share their thoughts about whether libraries should or should not charge fines for overdue materials.

Why So Angry?  Dealing with Upset People (9:26) - August 5, 2009
     Carolyn Davidson Brewer, Assistant Director at NTLP, presents an overview of different levels of anger and how best to handle them. 

Interview with Mary Jo Venetis: Living in a Silent World (8:20) - July 13, 2009
     "The only thing you can't do is hear," Mary Jo's mother always told her. 

System Assembly Meeting and Awards Ceremony, May 2009  (2:46) - June 19, 2009
     Highlights from the meeting and awards ceremony held on May 28, 2009 at the Decatur Civic Center.

TechNet 2009 (13:45) - June 12, 2009
     TechNet 2009, the second annual North Texas conference on library technology, took place on May 7, 2009 in Fort Worth.  Here are some video highlights from the conference.

Beyond Words: Libraries Ya Just Gotta See! (4:56) - May 20, 2009
     Take a look inside the Watauga Public Library, just one of many North Texas libraries worthy of being the destination for a road trip. An anonymous donation made it possible for the library to include a "nature" motif in its design after the latest remodeling project. That motif began in the children's area but will eventually be expanded throughout the building.

TANG Episode I: How to Install Computer Memory (5:08) - May 20, 2009
    NTRLS IT Specialist Adam Beatty demonstrates how to add RAM to a computer.

Young Authors (15:15) - May 6, 2009
    NTRLS was privileged to participate in this wildly succesful program in which middle school teachers, the school  librarian, and the public library partnered together to encourage students to write books.

Plinkit Library Websites in North Texas (2:07) - April 29, 2009
    See a sampler of home pages from libraries in the NTRLS region that use Plinkit for their websites.

How to Make a Fishing Pole (11:55) - April 23, 2009
    NTLP plans a to have series of videos featuring library program ideas.  In this episode, Don Adair from the Wichita Falls Public Library demonstrates a library program on how to make a fishing pole.

Highlights of the Library Supporters Conference (9:26) - March 25, 2009
    The first ever North Texas Conference for Library Supporters was held on January 31, 2009, with over 150 people attending.  Here are some of the highlights.

Highlights of the January 2009 System Assembly Meeting (2:37) - February 2, 2009
    Highlights of the NTRLS System Assembly Meeting on January 22, 2009 at the Colleyville Public Library.

Outreach to the Underserved (O2U) Video (1:35) - January 9, 2009
    The Outreach to the Underserved program was a finalist for the Excellence in Communications award from the Center for Nonprofit Management.  This video was done by Marshall Arts TV, http://www.marshallarts.tv for NTLP as a way to describe the O2U program at the Awards Ceremony.

LP3 Conference (7:03) - December 17, 2008
   On November 20, NTRLS held the first annual North Texas Conference for Library Program Planners and Presenters.  Here are some video highlights of the event.

NTLP-TV - Coming At You! (7:14) - November 25, 2008
   Adam Wright, Carolyn Davidson Brewer, and the rest of the staff tell about our new identity as North Texas Library Partners, the programs and services we offer, and our plans for NTLP-TV. 

What Do Libraries Want To Do? (5:48) - November 6, 2008
     In this first installment of NTLP-TV, Adam Wright interviews 5 library directors about the things they would like to offer to their communities, but are can't for some reason.  Communities heard from are Henrietta, Burkburnett, Iowa Park, Vernon, and Electra.