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
An Introduction to Teaching Information Literacy Live-Online Learning & Instruction New
Applying the Concept of Cultural Humility to Libraries: A Pathway to Better Libraries Live-Online Management & Leadership New
Augmented, Virtual, and Mixed Realities: The Possibilities and Limitations Live-Online Technology
Authority Control: Creating and Maintaining Consistency Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
Back to Basics Blogs and Newsletters for Libraries Live-Online Management & Leadership, Programming & Services New
Basic Cataloging Live-Online Cataloging
Basic SQL Live-Online Metadata, Technology, Web
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
Conducting Effective Community Needs Assessment 101 Live-Online Management & Leadership, Programming & Services, Reference
Content Strategy: The Basics Live-Online User Experience, Web 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
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
Directory of Open Access Journal (DOAJ): An Overview for Amigos Libraries Live-Online Programming & Services New
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
Electronic Resource Management: Acquisition and Implementation Live-Online Electronic Resources
Electronic Resource Management: Assessment and Preservation Live-Online Electronic Resources
Electronic Resource Management: Maintenance and Troubleshooting Live-Online Electronic Resources
Event Planning 101 Live-Online Marketing & Outreach, Programming & Services
Excellence in Library Services to Older Adults Live-Online Member Services
Getting Started with Grant Writing Live-Online Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
Getting Started with Practical Cataloging Live-Online Cataloging New
Guided Genealogy: Following in Your Ancestor’s Footsteps Live-Online Programming & Services, Reference New
How Do We Do That Again? Documenting Your Library's Work Live-Online Management & Leadership, Technology
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 Archives Live-Online Preservation New
Intermediate Genealogy Live-Online Programming & Services New
Internet Librarian 2021 Live-Online Information Today Conferences
Introduction of Library Services to Teens Live-Online Programming & Services
Introduction to Archival Practice Live-Online Preservation
Introduction to Dewey Decimal Classification Live-Online Cataloging
Introduction to Dublin Core Live-Online Metadata
Introduction to Library Acquisitions Live-Online Collection Development New
Introduction to Library of Congress Classification Live-Online Cataloging
Introduction to MarcEdit Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
Introduction to Open Access Publishing Live-Online Collection Development, Learning & Instruction, Reference
Introduction to OpenRefine Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
Introduction to Preservation Live-Online Preservation
Introduction to Project Management Live-Online Management & Leadership Updated
Introduction to Scholarly Metrics Live-Online Learning & Instruction, Programming & Services, Reference New
Introduction to Serials Cataloging Live-Online Cataloging
Introduction to Storytimes and Early Literacy Programming Live-Online Programming & Services
Know & Go: How to Catalog Kits Know & Go Cataloging
Know & Go: Managing Remote Staff Know & Go Management & Leadership 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
Libraries and Streaming Media Live-Online Collection Development, Electronic Resources, Programming & Services New
Library Craft Programs and Take & Makes on a Skinny Budget Live-Online Programming & Services New
Library Management: Change Management Live-Online Management & Leadership
Library Management: Everyday Negotiations Live-Online Management & Leadership
Library Management: Managing from the Middle Live-Online Management & Leadership
Library Management: Managing Personnel Live-Online Management & Leadership
Library Management: Motivating & Retaining Employees Live-Online Management & Leadership New
Library Management: Workplace Communication Live-Online Management & Leadership Updated
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
Library Support and Services for First-Generation College Students Live-Online Learning & Instruction, Management & Leadership, Marketing & Outreach, Programming & Services 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
Metadata Management Tools: Introduction to MarcEdit Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
Metadata Management Tools: Introduction to OpenRefine Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
Metadata Management Tools: Programming with Python and PyMARC Live-Online Cataloging
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
Older Adults in the Library Live-Online Programming & Services
PDA: Collection Love through Patron Driven Acquisition Live-Online Programming & Services
Pieces of My Story: African American Genealogy Workshop Live-Online Programming & Services
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
Reference and Information Services Live-Online Reference
Reference Management: A New Approach Live-Online Management & Leadership, Reference
Reference Policies Live-Online Management & Leadership, Reference
Regular Expressions Live-Online Technology
SimplyE @ Amigos: An Overview and Demonstration Live-Online E-books & E-readers, SimplyE, Technology
SimplyE: App Interface & Searching Live-Online E-books & E-readers, SimplyE, Technology
SimplyE: How to Promote SimplyE in Your Library Live-Online SimplyE New
SimplyE: Lists & Lanes Live-Online E-books & E-readers, SimplyE, Technology
SimplyE: Modifying Metadata Live-Online E-books & E-readers, SimplyE, Technology
SimplyE: Roles & Library Configuration Live-Online E-books & E-readers, SimplyE, Technology
SimplyE: Statistics Live-Online E-books & E-readers, SimplyE, Technology
SimplyE: Troubleshooting Live-Online E-books & E-readers, SimplyE, Technology
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
Streamlining Library Workflows and Processes Live-Online Management & Leadership New
Subject Headings and Subject Analysis Live-Online Cataloging New
Supporting Self-Care and Healthy Habits in Libraries Live-Online Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
The Accidental Library Fundraiser Live-Online Management & Leadership
The Reference Collection Live-Online Reference
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
Unconscious Bias in Hiring Practices Live-Online Management & Leadership
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
Website Accessibility for Everyone Live-Online Technology, User Experience, Web
What Amigos Membership Can Do For You Live-Online Member Services
Writing for the Web Live-Online User Experience, Web