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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 9:00am

Each year, 2 million people with mental illness are booked into jails. Once these individuals are in jail, they often do not receive the treatment they need. Learn more on researching related topics such as how one handles a person with a mental illness who is involved in the criminal justice system and how mental issues such as suicide and treatment are handled within the criminal justice system.

Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 10:00am

Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 - 9:00am

With under a month until Spring Commencement, MSW students will be making career plans. One of the next crucial steps to reaching your goals is likely becoming a licensed social worker; either a Licensed Master Social Worker and/or a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Find out more about the New York State Licensure exam from requirements, to application details, and study tips.

Sunday, April 24, 2016 - 10:00am

Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 - 9:00am

The approval of the 2016-2017 NYS Budget this month saw the implementation of a new paid family leave program for workers in NYS. To learn more about the history of New York State's family leave policy, the terms defining the new program, as well as the people responsible for supporting its creation, see our variety of resources on the topic.

Sunday, April 17, 2016 - 10:00am

Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 - 9:00am

Programming is perhaps one of the most popular resources a library can offer its community due to the variety of topics presented, and activities patrons can participate in. Learn more about the variety of tools available that describe characteristics of a successful programming librarian and the resources available to help you plan and promote programming.

Sunday, April 10, 2016 - 10:00am

Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.

Tuesday, April 5, 2016 - 9:00am

According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, in the United States there are currently 33,000 gangs with 1.4 million active members. Illegal gang activities are varied, ranging from drug and gun trafficking to prostitution rings. Learn more about American gangs, training resources to aid in their dismantling, and the research materials available at Dewey.

Sunday, April 3, 2016 - 10:00am

Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.