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|
|5/26/2016 - 5/27/2016||1:30 PM - 3:30 PM||STEAM at Your Library||Online||Virtual Classroom||5/4/2016||
|5/31/2016 - 6/1/2016||1:30 PM - 3:30 PM||Customer Skills for Library Staff - Techniques that Yield Results||Online||Virtual Classroom||5/9/2016|
|5/31/2016 - 6/3/2016||10:30 AM - 12:30 PM||EAD3: the Basics||Online||Virtual Classroom||5/9/2016|
|6/7/2016 - 6/16/2016||10:30 AM - 12:30 PM||Cataloging & Classification Basics*
(*Meets on Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays)
|6/8/2016 - 6/10/2016||1:30 PM - 3:30 PM||Teaching Beginner Computer Classes: Seniors and Beyond*
(*Meets 2 times)
|6/13/2016||1:30 PM - 2:30 PM||Know & Go: Resources for Teaching Teens (and Adults!) Coding||Online||Virtual Classroom||N/A|
|6/15/2016 - 6/16/2016||1:30 PM - 3:30 PM||Online Curation: Utilizing Online Resources as a Reference Resource||Online||Virtual Classroom||5/24/2016|
|6/22/2016||10:30 AM - 12:30 PM||Library Management for Beginners: Managing Personnel||Online||Virtual Classroom||5/31/2016|
|6/22/2016 - 6/23/2016||1:30 PM - 3:30 PM||Web Publishing: Principles of Site Design||Online||Virtual Classroom||5/31/2016|
|6/27/2016||1:30 PM - 2:30 PM||Know & Go: Creative Commons: For Your Patrons, For Your Library||Online||Virtual Classroom||N/A|
|6/29/2016||1:30 PM - 3:30 PM||Social Media Close-up: SnapChat||Online||Virtual Classroom||6/7/2016|
|7/11/2016||1:30 PM - 2:30 PM||Know & Go: BibFrame 2.0 Vocabulary||Online||Virtual Classroom||N/A|
|7/12/2016 - 7/15/2016||1:30 PM - 3:30 PM||Reference and Information Services||Online||Virtual Classroom||6/20/2016|
|7/19/2016||1:30 PM - 3:30 PM||Writing for the Web||Online||Virtual Classroom||6/27/2016|
|7/21/2016||1:30 PM - 3:30 PM||Social Media Close-up: LinkedIn||Online||Virtual Classroom||6/29/2016|
|7/27/2016 - 7/29/2016||1:30 PM - 3:30 PM||Adults in the YA Section: Cross-sectional Readers Advisory*
|8/8/2016||1:30 PM - 2:30 PM||Know & Go: Cons in the Library - Attracting Teens and New Adults with Comic Conventions||Online||Virtual Classroom||N/A|
|8/10/2016 - 8/11/2016||1:30 PM - 3:30 PM||Mobile Site Design||Online||Virtual Classroom||7/19/2016|
|8/17/2016 - 8/19/2016||1:30 PM - 3:30 PM||Virtual Reference Communication*
|8/18/2016||1:30 PM - 3:30 PM||Older Adults in the Library||Online||Virtual Classroom||7/27/2016|
|8/22/2016||1:30 PM - 2:30 PM||Know & Go: FRBR-LRM||Online||Virtual Classroom||N/A|
|8/24/2016 - 8/26/2016||1:30 PM - 3:30 PM||Creating and curating digital story times*
|9/26/2016||1:30 PM - 2:30 PM||Know & Go: Library Signage||Online||Virtual Classroom||N/A|
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).