Voter Registration Responsibilities for Libraries: Online Registration & Safe at Home Program

July 30, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

UPDATE: This webinar has been recorded and posted to the OLC website.

Sponsored by: Ohio Library Council

FREE* for OLC members only.

*Individual members or staff of OLC Institutional member libraries.

NOTE: When registering, click “Finalize This Transaction” instead of “Pay Now” as there is no cost to participate.

Presenters: Pat Currie, Elections Division, Office of Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted; and Michelle Francis, Director of Government and Legal Services, Ohio Library Council

Webinar Overview:
Ohio Revised Code Section 3503.10 designates Ohio’s public libraries as voter registration locations. With this designation comes additional responsibilities. Join OLC staff and a representative from Ohio Secretary of State’s Office for a short webinar to learn more about the requirements for public libraries. Utilize this free webinar as an opportunity to educate library staff on the do’s and don’ts before the busy general election cycle this fall. In addition, this webinar will cover the latest information about online voter registration and the Safe at Home program to protect the confidentiality of victims of domestic violence and human trafficking.

What’s Included: Participation in the live webinar and/or access to the archived version at a later date, resources (if applicable) provided by the presenters.

NOTE: Webinar invitations and access information will be sent via e-mail on July 26. Please check that your correct e-mail address is listed in your my OLC profile page.