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Upcoming Training Sessions


Tuesday, May 21, 2024, 2:00 – 2:45 PM

ProQuest Presents: Searching for International Content in HeritageQuest Online

Explore genealogical records outside the United States. This ProQuest webinar provides the tools to: demonstrate how to search for international content in HeritageQuest Online, provide tips for people starting their family research, and direct experienced users to additional resources.



Thursday, June 6, 2024, 2:00 – 3:00 PM

Data Axle Presents: Reference Solutions – How Data is Compiled and Segmented

Data Axle, Reference Solutions’ parent company, has been in business for over 50 years. The training will highlight some of the processes we first began using in 1972 to compile and segment our business and consumer data and how as a company we’ve evolved adding new sources to enhance the business compilation processes we all enjoy today.


Tuesday, June 25, 2024, 2:00 – 2:45 pm


EBSCO Presents: EBSCOadmin Overview 

Join us for an overview of EBSCOadmin, the administrative tool to manage customization, authentication, and reporting for your EBSCO resources. We’ll dive into essential topics including site navigation, account creation, roles & permissions, profiles, customizing the user experience, authentication, and reports. 


Archived Training Sessions


January 11, 2024

Gale Presents: Peterson’s Test and Career Prep – Resources for Junior and High Schoolers

January 25, 2024

ProQuest Presents: Top Tips for Finding Family History with HeritageQuest Online

February 8, 2024

Data Axle Presents: Reference Solutions – An Overview

February 22, 2024


EBSCO Presents: Get to know the new EBSCOhost!

March 5, 2024

Gale Presents: Peterson’s Test and Career Prep: Resources for Career and Job-Hunting

March 19, 2024

ProQuest Presents: HeritageQuest Online Introduction

April 4, 2024

Data Axle Presents: Reference Solutions – For Business Expansion

April 25, 2024


EBSCO Presents: EBSCO’s Resources for Academic Research

May 7, 2024

Gale Presents: Peterson’s Test and Career Prep: Basic Skills and ESL Resources


Database Training

Although we offer over 20 databases, there are 4 main providers, each organized in a unique way. Below are training resources for each of the four types to help acclimate to the different search environments. More in-depth training sessions are held throughout the year and additional sessions can be requested by librarians using the contact form in the Library Resources section below.

Data Axle Database Training

For small businesses, there are few options better than Data Axle’s Reference Solutions. Reference Solutions offers in-depth analytics and reference materials on businesses and individuals to help inform business decisions.

Intro Tutorial

Tutorials & Courses

EBSCO Database Training


The EBSCO collection of databases make up a large percentage of what we offer through the JerseyClicks program and cover most topics and resources needed for any pursuit.

Intro Tutorial

Tutorials & Courses

Gale Database Training

The NJ State Library is happy to offer the Peterson’s Test and Career Prep software by Gale to help New Jerseyians prep for the next step. Preparing for college SAT testing, learning best practices for both college and the job hunt as well as providing training for every step along the way.

Tutorials & Courses

ProQuest Database Training

HeritageQuest is a all encompassing genealogical research authority, bringing together historical records to help trace lineage and create a family tree.

Tutorials & Courses

  • See the schedule above for upcoming training sessions.

These opportunities are made possible in part with funds provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by the New Jersey State Library.