Our Courses

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For a complete listing of currently scheduled courses, visit the Continuing Education Training Schedule.

If you have any questions about Amigos continuing education events, contact Amigos Training Support, 800-843-8482 (972-851-8000 in the Dallas area) or learning@amigos.org.

Course Title Course Type Topic(s) Status
A Librarian's Guide to Providing Library Services to Patrons with Mental Disorders and Improving Self-Care Live-Online Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
After Teen Services: Library Programming and Outreach for the New Adult Live-Online Programming & Services
Augmented, Virtual, and Mixed Realities: The Possibilities and Limitations Live-Online Technology
Authority Control: Creating and Maintaining Consistency Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata New
Basic Cataloging Live-Online Cataloging
Basic SQL Live-Online Metadata, Technology, Web New
Beyond the Basics: Next Level Readers' Advisory Live-Online Programming & Services
Cataloging & Classification Basics Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
Cataloging with RDA Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
Chat and Online Reference Services Live-Online Reference New
Controlled Vocabularies and Taxonomies Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
Copyright 101: Helping Patrons Understand Copyright Live-Online Copyright
Core Reference Skills Live-Online Reference
Creating a Library Marketing Plan Live-Online Marketing & Outreach New
Creating a Social Media Policy Live-Online Marketing & Outreach
Dealing with Difficult Patrons Live-Online Management & Leadership
Design Thinking in Libraries Live-Online Learning & Instruction
Dewey Decimal Classification: The Basics Live-Online Cataloging
Digital Citizenship in Today's Libraries Live-Online Learning & Instruction
Discover How Amigos Library Services Can Help Your Library! Live-Online Member Services
Diversify Your Programming with Bilingual Storytime Live-Online Marketing & Outreach, Programming & Services
Doing Digital Preservation: Small Steps to Ensuring Access Live-Online Technology
Drama Free Graphic Design Live-Online Marketing & Outreach
EAD2HTML: Transforming your Finding Aids with XSL Live-Online Metadata
EAD3: the Basics Live-Online Metadata
Event Planning 101 Live-Online Marketing & Outreach, Programming & Services
Getting Started with Grant Writing Live-Online Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
Guided Genealogy: Following in Your Ancestor’s Footsteps Live-Online Programming & Services, Reference New
How to Teach Online Live-Online Learning & Instruction, Programming & Services
I Agreed to What?! Privacy and Social Media Live-Online Marketing & Outreach, Web
Identifying, Evaluating and Lifting Barriers to Services in your Library Live-Online Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
Intermediate Genealogy Live-Online Programming & Services New
Introduction of Library Services to Teens Live-Online Programming & Services New
Introduction to Archival Practice Live-Online Preservation New
Introduction to Dewey Decimal Classification Live-Online Cataloging New
Introduction to Dublin Core Live-Online Metadata
Introduction to Library of Congress Classification Live-Online Cataloging New
Introduction to Preservation Live-Online Preservation New
Introduction to Project Management Live-Online Management & Leadership Updated
Introduction to Scholarly Metrics Live-Online Learning & Instruction, Programming & Services, Reference New
Introduction to Storytimes and Early Literacy Programming Live-Online Programming & Services
Know & Go: How to Catalog Kits Know & Go Cataloging New
Launching and Cultivating your Face to Face and Online Book Discussion Groups Live-Online Programming & Services, Reference
Let It Go: Weeding Your Library's Collection Live-Online Collection Development, Management & Leadership
Library Management for Beginners: Workplace Communication Live-Online Management & Leadership
Library Management: Change Management Live-Online Management & Leadership
Library Management: Everyday Negotiations Live-Online Management & Leadership Updated
Library Management: Managing from the Middle Live-Online Management & Leadership
Library Management: Managing Personnel Live-Online Management & Leadership
Library of Congress Classification: The Basics Live-Online Cataloging
Library Research: Tips for Starting a Research Project at Your Library Live-Online Learning & Instruction, Reference New
Linked Data and Libraries Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
Make Your Data Sparkle: Strategies for Data Preparation and Cleaning Live-Online Technology
Map Cataloging: The Basics Live-Online Cataloging
Media Literacy in Libraries Live-Online Learning & Instruction Updated
Metadata Management Tools: Introduction to MarcEdit Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
Metadata Management Tools: Introduction to OpenRefine Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
Metadata Management Tools: Micro-Credentialing & Capstone Project Live-Online Metadata New
Metadata Management Tools: Programming with Python and PyMARC Live-Online Cataloging New
Metadata Principles and Practices: Metadata Basics Live-Online Metadata
Metadata Principles and Practices: Metadata Customization, Exchange, Transformation and Migration Live-Online Metadata
Metadata Principles and Practices: Metadata Relationships Live-Online Metadata
Metadata Principles and Practices: Metadata Standards and Types Live-Online Metadata
Metadata Principles and Practices: Micro-Credentialing & Capstone Project Live-Online Metadata
Older Adults in the Library Live-Online Programming & Services
PDA: Collection Love through Patron Driven Acquisition Live-Online Programming & Services New
Planning for Technology Live-Online Technology
RDA for Audio Recordings Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
RDA for Video Recordings Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
Ready, Set, Reference! Live-Online Reference New
Reference and Information Services Live-Online Reference
Reference Management: A New Approach Live-Online Management & Leadership, Reference
Reference Policy Live-Online Reference
Regular Expressions Live-Online Technology
SimplyE @ Amigos: An Overview and Demonstration Live-Online E-books & E-readers, Technology
SimplyE: App Interface & Searching Live-Online E-books & E-readers, Technology New
SimplyE: Lists & Lanes Live-Online E-books & E-readers, Technology New
SimplyE: Modifying Metadata Live-Online E-books & E-readers, Technology New
SimplyE: Roles & Library Configuration Live-Online E-books & E-readers, Technology New
SimplyE: Statistics Live-Online E-books & E-readers, Technology New
SimplyE: Troubleshooting Live-Online E-books & E-readers, Technology New
Soft Skills for Library Staff Live-Online Management & Leadership, Marketing & Outreach, Programming & Services New
Step Away from the Desk: Embedded and Roving Reference Services Live-Online Reference
Strategic Communication Planning for Libraries Live-Online Marketing & Outreach
Supporting Self-Care and Healthy Habits in Libraries Live-Online Management & Leadership, Programming & Services New
The Reference Collection Live-Online Reference Updated
The Usable and Accessible Library Space Live-Online Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
Tweens in the Library: Services, Programs and Displays to Wow the Tweens Live-Online Programming & Services
Understanding and Assisting Library Patrons on the Autism Spectrum Live-Online Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
Understanding and Using Library Data Live-Online Management & Leadership
Volunteers in the Library: Coordinating their Success Live-Online Programming & Services
Walking the Red Carpet: Putting Library Databases in the Spotlight Live-Online Programming & Services New
Website Accessibility for Everyone Live-Online Technology, User Experience, Web Updated
Writing for the Web Live-Online User Experience, Web