TPS August Workshop for Librarians & Media Specialists!

Do you work in a library, media center or computer lab and want to share rich primary sources with your students and teachers?

Then register for this event today!


Event:          Introduction to the Library of Congress Website and Teaching with

                     Primary Sources Especially for Librarians & Media Specialists


Where:        Lovejoy Library, Conference Room

                     Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

                     Edwardsville, Illinois 62026


When:         Monday, August 4 - Tuesday, August 5, 2014

                     9:00 AM – 3:00 PM


Who:           K-12 Librarians, Media Specialists & Educators


No Cost:       FREE! Federally-awarded professional development program-
                      CPDUs will be available


Register Today!

Contact Karen Glover, or 618-650-3358



Workshop participants will receive:

  • 12 CPDUs
  • Free professional development, paid for by the Library of Congress
  • Search guides for the newly redesigned Library of Congress Website
  • Teaching strategies for using primary sources 
  • A USB flash drive
  • Invitations to additional free events with CPDUs
  • Continued support from the TPS Program at SIUE including color printouts of sources from your activity, classroom assistance, and an invitation to a private TPS National Teachers Network for additional support from educators and librarians from all over the country!


Want to know more?   Visit these websites or contact Margaret Fredericksen at  Teaching with Primary Sources at SIUE  National Teaching with Primary Sources website   Library of Congress website