We're rounding up the best ways to get to know your Springy tools! Whether you're a new user or a seasoned admin, our dedicated Training Team is here to make sure you have easy access to live and self-paced training resources.
Psst! While we're highlighting some of our more structured training options here, this still doesn't cover all the Springshare resources at your fingertips. For step-by-step documentation for all Springshare products, browse the Springshare FAQs. Ready to tackle a new project or do some customization work but not sure where to start? Get advice from the Springy community in the Springshare Lounge. And any time you need help with a sticky problem, submit your question to our Support Team!
Live Training Sessions
For practical tips and tricks, attend one of our live training sessions hosted by our super-friendly, super-knowledgeable Springy Trainers! Our calendar of upcoming sessions has something for all types of users. Plus, we regularly change up the schedule and design new trainings to meet your needs.
Say "Hi!" to Your Trainers
Who are our live trainings for?
- Beginner Users: You are new to the product and looking for an introduction.
- Intermediate Users: You have been using the product for a while now and have an understanding of how it works.
- Advanced Users: You have been using the product for a while now and have an understanding of how it works. You have a basic understanding of HTML and CSS.
- Admin Account Level Users: You are an admin-level user in your system and can change settings.
What types of trainings do we offer?
- Build It Sessions: A project-based session; you will learn how to create something with your product(s).
- Customization Sessions: Some coding and design, including template customization.
- Setup Sessions: Setting up a product to work for you.
- Skills Sessions: Build your skills and knowledge of a product.
- Training Tidbit: Sessions under 30 minutes that cover an in-depth look or tips and tricks on a specific feature.
Training Session Recordings
Don't worry — if the timing of our live trainings doesn't work for your schedule, you can always watch the recording!
We've got tons of recordings and resources available for you to catch up on at your convenience.
Sign in with your LibApps login, then filter by skill level, product, or session type.
To help you get the most out of our training recordings, here are some places to check for additional resources: (Note: Some recordings, especially those that are more in-depth or advanced, will have more resources and related links than others!)
- Look for help articles, related sessions, example LibGuides, snippets of CSS, and more.
- Read the "In this Session" section for an overview of the topic. We may recommend other trainings or SpringyU courses for you here, too.
- Tap the CC button to turn on captions! Our recordings use Otter.ai transcripts that are reviewed by the Springy Training Team in post-production.
- Don't forget to scroll down — sometimes you'll find even more resources below the video.
Capacitación En Español
¿Ya conoce la oferta de capacitación y soporte para nuestros clientes de habla hispana? Asegúrese de utilizar sus herramientas de Springshare al máximo. Le invitamos a:
Próximas sesiones en vivo:
- 5 cosas que debes saber sobre FAQs en LibAnswers
2:00pm - 2:40pm ET Tuesday, May 23, 2023
- El generador de widgets de LibChat
2:00pm - 2:40pm ET Tuesday, June 6, 2023
- Creación de una LibGuide para la instrucción bibliográfica
2:00pm - 2:40pm ET Tuesday, June 20, 2023
SpringyCamp is our annual virtual conference — fun, informative, and totally free for all Springshare clients. Presenters showcase the exciting and unique ways they're using their Springy tools, while attendees get to ask questions and take inspiration and ideas from their fellow Springy users.
We had a blast celebrating the 10th(!) anniversary at SpringyCamp 2022 last July! To watch the recordings, sign in with your LibApps account.
We're getting ready for another fun SpringyCamp adventure this summer... Which means we're looking for YOU to present!
We want to hear all about what you've been doing with your Springy apps. Now's your chance to submit a proposal to present at this year's SpringyCamp.
The first round of applications is due 5/26.
Self-Paced Learning with SpringyU
Dive deeper with the self-guided tutorials available in SpringyU! We've got three types of instruction for you:
Head's up! SpringyU is a work in progress. We'll be bringing you more Blocks, Courses, and Projects for all the different Springy apps, and we appreciate your patience as we build out this content.
To access SpringyU, sign in with your LibApps account.
Custom Training from our Consulting Team
Looking for something tailored to your training needs? Our consulting team offers custom training sessions! Choose from one of our standard sessions to get you and your staff trained on the basics or arrange for an advanced training designed for your institutional goals or workflow.