“Dealing with Disruptive Teens / Tweens in the Library” + Webinar on “Dangerous Situations”


We have just posted a new blog site put up by Dr. Albrecht in our “Library Assistance, Security, & Safety” section of Library 2.“Working with Disruptive Teens / Tweens in the Library.” This publish is part of a new Library 2. aspect, “Check with Dr. Steve.”

Query: The circumstance that we get most generally is a team of 4 to 10 youth tweens and/or teenagers taking above an location in the library, being loud and disruptive, participate in-combating, yelling, and laughing loudly. What is the most effective way of working with this?

Browse Dr. Steve’s answer right here
Though Dr. Albrecht’s twice-monthly podcast and site posts are obtainable for free of charge, as are our standard mini-conferences and all the meeting recordings, we also offer a series of Dr. Albrecht paid out webinars and recordings which are out there for person or team viewing listed here.

We also invite you to our following paid out webinar, March 31st: “Unsafe Cases: Managing Real Problems and Holding Absolutely everyone Harmless,” part of the Library 2. “Crucial Librarian” Collection with Dr. Albrecht.


A 60-minute training webinar offered by Library 2. and hosted by ALA writer and library company, protection, and protection expert, Dr. Steve Albrecht.

At times library staff are faced with a situation that goes past uncomfortable or complicated and is potentially, or really, harmful. These can be behaviors that are exterior policies, are not permitted in your Code of Carry out, are unlawful, or are even worse.

We all hope that we will not have to confront demanding psychological overall health crises, critically-problematic substance abuse, violent actions, a bomb threat, an lively shooter, or some other authentic unexpected emergency, but we require to be organized to hold ourselves and our patrons safe and sound if we do.

This overview session on how to respond stage-by-phase to perilous predicaments in the library is a different in our “Essential Librarian Collection,” intended to be demonstrated to new staff members and leaders and to give a refresher for all who work in the library. A discussion guideline, as properly as the presentation slides, will be out there to all who participate.

Date: Thursday, March 31, 2022, at 2:00 pm Jap Time


  • $99/person – includes any-time obtain to the recording and the presentation slides and to obtain a participation certificate. To arrange team special discounts (see beneath), to submit a order buy, or for any registration problems or queries, email [email protected].
  • Totally free for all those on individual or group all-entry passes (see below).

TO Sign-up: Click Here. You will to start with need to be a member of Library 2. (free) and be logged in. Please click on “Indicator Up” on the leading appropriate and we are going to approve you immediately. You can pay by PayPal or credit history card, and will get immediate and long term obtain to the webinar recording. If you have any issues registering for a webinar, if you require to be invoiced, or if you have any questions, remember to email [email protected]. Take note: be sure to verify your spam folder if you never obtain your affirmation electronic mail right absent.

Exclusive Team RATES (email [email protected] to prepare):

  • Several specific log-ins and access from the same group paid out with each other: $75 each for 3+ registrations, $65 each for 5+ registrations.
  • The means to exhibit the webinar (reside or recorded) to a team located in the same actual physical area or in the same virtual conference from a person log-in: $299.
  • Big-scale institutional entry for viewing with person login capability: $499 (hosted both at Library 2. or in Market Academy).

ALL-Accessibility PASSES:

  • All-access yearly passes incorporate access to the recordings of all of Dr. Albrecht’s prior Library 2. webinars, in addition dwell and recorded access to his new webinars for just one yr. These are hosted possibly at Library 2. or Niche Academy (if most well-liked).
  • For a $499 unique all-access once-a-year pass to all of Dr. Albrecht’s dwell webinars and recordings for one calendar year, please click on below
  • Inquiries for all-access organizational contracts should be directed to [email protected].

Considering the fact that 2000, Dr. Steve Albrecht has educated 1000’s of library workforce in 25+ states, reside and on the internet, in service, protection, and protection. His programs are quick, entertaining, and present tools that can be set to use promptly in the library workspace with all types of patrons. In 2015, the ALA revealed his e-book, Library Protection: Much better Communication, Safer Facilities. He is at present writing the sequel, The Protected Library: Holding Staff members and Patrons Protected in a Changing Planet.

Steve holds a doctoral diploma in Business enterprise Administration (D.B.A.), an M.A. in Stability Administration, a B.A. in English, and a B.S. in Psychology. He is board-certified in HR, security administration, staff coaching, and danger evaluation.

He has composed 24 guides on business, security, and management topics. He lives with 7 pet dogs, two cats, and three chickens.

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