“Twenty-Five Service, Safety, and Security Tips for All Librarians”

“20-5 Provider, Basic safety, and Security Guidelines for All Librarians”
Component of the Library 2. Collection with Dr. Steve Albrecht


It is time to refresh your expertise of our most efficient tools for your service, protection, and stability toolkit while executing library operate.

Let us talk about what will work – and what does not – when it comes to dealing with difficult patrons. Let us glance at support cases, including some situations exactly where you have to have your most effective patience, listening expertise, and empathy. Let’s emphasis on protection – coming to function, leaving get the job done at day’s end, working all about the within of your building, and creating that important changeover from the library ground back again to the “Employees Only” space, so you can get a crack from folks and recharge your batteries. 

And let’s tackle some of the most timely stability scenarios, pulled from the headlines from all over the country: reserve banners and protesters disrupting the library and its packages threats from patrons patrons who assault each individual other and could threaten you and how do we de-escalate, talk, and negotiate with patrons who have entitlement, mental overall health, or sobriety troubles.

This is a 60-minute schooling webinar introduced by Library 2. and hosted by ALA creator and library service, protection, and security specialist, Dr. Steve Albrecht. This overview session is a further in our “Essential Library Series” for all library leaders and personnel. A handout copy of the presentation slides will be readily available to all who participate.

Discovering AGENDA: 

  • Support Tools
  • Safety Resources
  • Security Applications
  • Communication and de-escalation guidelines.
  • Negotiating a secure departure from the library for our most problematic patrons.

Date: Thursday, November 17, 2022, at 2:00 pm US – Japanese Time


  • $99/person – features any-time obtain to the recording and the presentation slides and getting a participation certificate. To organize group savings (see below), to submit a obtain purchase, or for any registration difficulties or inquiries, email [email protected].
  • Free for all those on specific or team all-accessibility passes (see under).

TO Sign up: 

Simply click Listed here to pay out. You can fork out by credit score card, and will obtain an e-mail inside a day with information on how to attend the webinar stay and then your lasting accessibility to the webinar recording. If you have any difficulty registering for a webinar, if you will need to be invoiced or pay out by look at, or if you have any issues, make sure you email [email protected]. Be aware: be sure to check out your spam folder if you really don’t obtain your confirmation electronic mail suitable absent.

Distinctive Group RATES (electronic mail [email protected] to set up):

  • Numerous individual log-ins and accessibility from the exact same group paid together: $75 just about every for 3+ registrations, $65 each for 5+ registrations. Unlimited and non-expiring accessibility for these log-ins.
  • The ability to present the webinar (dwell or recorded) to a group located in the exact same actual physical locale or in the very same virtual assembly from one log-in: $299.
  • Huge-scale institutional access for viewing with person login functionality: $499 (hosted possibly at Library 2. or in Area of interest Academy). Unlimited and non-expiring accessibility for people log-ins.

ALL-Accessibility PASSES:

  • All-obtain yearly passes consist of unlimited accessibility to the recordings of all of Dr. Albrecht’s previous Library 2. webinars, additionally reside and recorded obtain to his new webinars for a single year. These are hosted both at Library 2. or Market Academy (if favored).
  • For a $499 unique all-entry annual go to all of Dr. Albrecht’s stay webinars and recordings for one particular year, you should click on in this article
  • Inquiries for all-access organizational contracts should really be directed to [email protected].

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Considering the fact that 2000, Dr. Steve Albrecht has experienced countless numbers of library staff members in 28+ states, dwell and on the net, in support, basic safety, protection, and supervision. His systems are speedy, entertaining, and present equipment that can be set to use straight away in the library workspace with all sorts of patrons. In 2015, the ALA posted his e book, Library Security: Greater Interaction, Safer Amenities. He is now composing the sequel, The Protected Library: Maintaining Consumers, Staff members, and Collections Secure, for Rowman & Littlefield.

Steve retains a doctoral diploma in Enterprise Administration (D.B.A.), an M.A. in Security Management, a B.A. in English, and a B.S. in Psychology. He is board-accredited in HR, safety management, staff coaching, and threat evaluation.

He has composed 24 textbooks on company, stability, and management subject areas. He lives with six puppies, two cats, and three chickens. (Not all in the exact area, of program.)

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