Amigos Continuing Education Training Schedule
Contact the Amigos Office at 800-843-8482, ext. 2829 or 972-851-8000 for information on registration and on-request policies and fees. If you have questions about the training schedule, contact Amigos Training Support, 800-843-8482, ext. 2829 (972-851-8000 in the Dallas area) or firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also want to visit our catalog.
Early Bird Discount: For regularly scheduled Amigos courses, when
you register 22 days prior to the scheduled date, you will be eligible for a $25 discount on
your registration fee. This applies to both Amigos members and non-members.
Registration for Live Online courses will close one week prior to their start date.
* NOTE About Times: All times listed are local to their site's location. Amigos' online
workshops are relative to the Amigos office in Dallas, TX (Central Time).
Compare your local time with the Amigos office.
Interested in a course not currently scheduled? Is there a topic you are interested in that is not currently covered? Send an email to email@example.com and let us know. We can let you know when the next offering of a course will be and if we receive enough interest in a course we will try to schedule a session sooner. We also use your input to help guide our course development.
|Date(s)||Time*||Title||Location||Site||Early Bird Deadline||Register|
|2/27/2017||1:30 PM - 2:30 PM||Know & Go: Tips for Hiring the Right Person||Online||Virtual Classroom||N/A|
|3/2/2017||2:00 PM - 4:00 PM||Drama Free Design with Canva||Online||Virtual Classroom||2/8/2017|
|3/7/2017 - 3/10/2017||10:30 AM - 12:30 PM||EAD3: the Basics||Online||Virtual Classroom||2/13/2017|
|3/13/2017||1:30 PM - 2:30 PM||Know & Go: Preserving VHS Collections with Section 108 of the DMCA||Online||Virtual Classroom||N/A|
|3/14/2017 - 3/15/2017||2:00 PM - 4:00 PM||Project Management in Libraries: An Introductory Course||Online||Virtual Classroom||2/20/2017|
|3/21/2017 - 3/24/2017||10:30 AM - 12:30 PM||EAD2HTML: Transforming your Finding Aids with XSL||Online||Virtual Classroom||2/27/2017|
|3/27/2017||1:30 PM - 2:30 PM||Know & Go: Provider-Neutral Guidelines for eBooks||Online||Virtual Classroom||N/A|
|3/29/2017||10:30 AM - 12:30 PM||Clicking the Bait: Helping Patrons Decipher Fake News and Alternative Facts||Online||Virtual Classroom||3/7/2017|
|4/4/2017 - 4/5/2017||2:00 PM - 4:00 PM||Copyright 101: Helping patrons understand copyright||Online||Virtual Classroom||3/13/2017|
|4/10/2017||1:30 PM - 2:30 PM||Know & Go: Getting the Most Out of Amigos Membership||Online||Virtual Classroom||N/A|
|4/17/2017 - 4/18/2017||2:00 PM - 4:00 PM||Core Reference Skills||Online||Virtual Classroom||3/27/2017|
|4/24/2017||1:30 PM - 2:30 PM||Know & Go: Free(ish) Project Management Tools||Online||Virtual Classroom||N/A|
|5/2/2017 - 5/4/2017||10:30 AM - 12:30 PM||RDA for Video Recordings*
(*Meets 2 times)
|5/16/2017 - 5/18/2017||10:30 AM - 12:30 PM||RDA for Audio Recordings*
(*Meets 2 times)
|5/16/2017 - 5/17/2017||2:00 PM - 4:00 PM||Reference Sources||Online||Virtual Classroom||4/24/2017|
|5/23/2017 - 5/25/2017||10:30 AM - 12:30 PM||RDA for Copy Catalogers*
(*Meets 2 times)
|5/30/2017 - 6/2/2017||10:30 AM - 12:30 PM||EAD3: the Basics||Online||Virtual Classroom||5/8/2017|
|6/6/2017 - 6/15/2017||10:30 AM - 12:30 PM||Cataloging & Classification Basics*
(*Meets on Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays)
|6/14/2017 - 6/15/2017||2:00 PM - 4:00 PM||Virtual Reference Communication||Online||Virtual Classroom||5/23/2017|
|6/20/2017 - 6/23/2017||10:30 AM - 12:00 PM||EAD2HTML: Transforming your Finding Aids with XSL||Online||Virtual Classroom||5/30/2017|
|7/11/2017 - 7/12/2017||2:00 PM - 4:00 PM||Reference Policy||Online||Virtual Classroom||5/19/2017|
Live Online System Requirements
Please visit Adobe's detailed requirements page for a more in-depth list or run a system and connection test on your computer now.
A microphone or headset with microphone is recommended, but not required. Students without a microphone contribute to conversations through text chat.
For more information about the technical requirements, contact Amigos Training Support,
firstname.lastname@example.org or 800-843-8482, ext. 2829 (972-851-8000 in
the Dallas area).