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Learn more about conducting research, using the library's resources and services, and more by scheduling a session with our Training Librarian! Each session is done virtually and is customized to your team, division, or agency needs.


To book a FREE training or get more information, contact Outreach and Training Librarian, Julie Cox, at or 573.522.2796.

Upcoming Webinars

June 27
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

In this session, we will introduce the OverDrive collection, tour the website and OverDrive's Libby app, and show you how to start borrowing and downloading eBooks and audiobooks to your computer or preferred mobile device.


You will receive a confirmation email with login instructions after you register.

July 27
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

With our increasingly online work environment, it can be difficult to navigate the ins and outs of digital communication. How many exclamation points are too many in an email? How do I get my point across effectively without my tone being misinterpreted?

In this session, we will explore the answers to these questions and learn more about professional digital communication in meetings, emails, chats, and social media.


You will receive a confirmation email with login instructions after you register.

Training Videos for State Employees

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Find professional development training videos on a variety of topics with Access Video on Demand! Either for personal use or for your staff, there are topics for every aspect of your work life. View the playlists below or discover more with the subject search

Reference Services provides an extensive collection of training videos with leader guides for use by state employees in the following topics for individual or group use:

You can see the full listing of our training media in our catalog. All of our resources can be checked out with a Missouri State Library Card.

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