Workshops by Topic

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

Contact Amigos Training Support, 800-843-8482 or learning@amigos.org with any questions about Amigos Continuing Education Services.

Course Title Course Type Topic(s)
An Introduction to Research Data Management for the Accidental Data Services Librarian Live-Online Learning & Instruction, Programming & Services, Reference
An Introduction to Teaching Information Literacy Live-Online Learning & Instruction
Applying the Concept of Cultural Humility to Libraries: A Pathway to Better Libraries Live-Online Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, Management & Leadership
Augmented, Virtual, and Mixed Realities: The Possibilities and Limitations Live-Online Technology
Authority Control: Creating and Maintaining Consistency Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
Basic Cataloging Live-Online Cataloging
Basic SQL Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata, Technology
Bedbugs and Mold in Libraries: Identification and Mitigation Live-Online Collection Development, Management & Leadership
Beyond the Basics: Next Level Readers' Advisory Live-Online Programming & Services
Cataloging & Classification Basics Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
Cataloging with RDA Face-to-Face Cataloging, Metadata
Cataloging with RDA Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
Chat and Online Reference Services Live-Online Reference
Collection Management: Selection and Acquisition Live-Online Collection Development
Computers in Libraries: Library Futures and Wildest Dreams Face-to-Face Information Today Conferences
Conducting Effective Community Needs Assessment 101 Live-Online Management & Leadership, Reference
Content Strategy: The Basics Live-Online User Experience
Controlled Vocabularies and Taxonomies Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
Copyright 101: Helping Patrons Understand Copyright Live-Online Copyright
Creating a Collection Development Policy Live-Online Collection Development
Creating a Library Marketing Plan Live-Online Marketing & Outreach
Creating a Social Media Policy Live-Online Marketing & Outreach
Creating Online Tutorials Live-Online Learning & Instruction
Curriculum Mapping for Academic Librarians Live-Online Learning & Instruction
Customer Service Essentials Live-Online Management & Leadership
Debriefs and Retrospectives for Evaluating Library Projects and Services Live-Online Programming & Services
Design Thinking in Libraries Live-Online Management & Leadership
Developing Community Support and Building Creative Partnerships Live-Online Marketing & Outreach, Programming & Services
Dewey Decimal Classification: The Basics Live-Online Cataloging
Digital Citizenship in Today's Libraries Live-Online Learning & Instruction
Discover Hyku: Empowering Libraries with Open-Source Repository Solutions Know & Go Sessions Hyku
Doing Digital Preservation Live-Online Archives, Preservation & Digitization
Don’t Just Stand There, Say Something! Networking and Communication Skills for Librarians Live-Online Management & Leadership
Electronic Resource Management 1: Acquisition and Implementation Live-Online Electronic Resources
Electronic Resource Management 2: Maintenance and Troubleshooting Live-Online Electronic Resources
Electronic Resource Management 3: Assessment and Preservation Live-Online Electronic Resources
Electronic Resource Management: Micro-Credentialing & Capstone Project Self-Paced Electronic Resources
Entrepreneurial: Supporting Small Business Development in Libraries Live-Online Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
Essentials of Library Book Sales and Donations Live-Online Management & Leadership
Event Planning 101 Live-Online Marketing & Outreach, Programming & Services
Excellence in Library Services to Older Adults Live-Online Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, Marketing & Outreach, Programming & Services
Foundations of Intellectual Freedom Live-Online Collection Development, Learning & Instruction, Management & Leadership, Marketing & Outreach, Programming & Services, Reference
Getting Started with Grant Writing Live-Online Management & Leadership, Reference
Getting Started with Practical Cataloging Live-Online Cataloging
GIS and GeoWeb Applications in Libraries ~ Self-paced Self-Paced Learning & Instruction, Reference, Technology
Graphic Design for Librarians Live-Online Marketing & Outreach
Guided Genealogy: Following in Your Ancestor’s Footsteps Live-Online Programming & Services, Reference
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
Identifying, Evaluating and Lifting Barriers to Services in your Library Live-Online Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
Incorporating Sustainability into Teaching, Programs, and Practice Self-Paced Learning & Instruction, Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
Intermediate Archives Live-Online Archives, Preservation & Digitization
Intermediate Cataloging: Subject Analysis Live-Online Cataloging
Intermediate Genealogy Live-Online Programming & Services
Introduction of Library Services to Teens Live-Online Programming & Services
Introduction to Archival Practice Live-Online Archives, Preservation & Digitization, Programming & Services
Introduction to Dublin Core Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
Introduction to Emergency Management for Libraries Live-Online Management & Leadership, Reference
Introduction to Health Literacy for Libraries Live-Online Programming & Services, Reference
Introduction to Library Acquisitions Live-Online Collection Development
Introduction to Open Access Publishing Live-Online Collection Development, Learning & Instruction, Reference
Introduction to OpenRefine Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
Introduction to Preservation Live-Online Archives, Preservation & Digitization
Introduction to Project Management Live-Online Management & Leadership
Introduction to Reference Services 1: Core Reference Skills Live-Online Reference
Introduction to Reference Services 2: The Reference Collection Live-Online Reference
Introduction to Reference Services 3: Reference Resources Live-Online Reference
Introduction to Reference Services 4: Legal and Ethical Issues in Reference Services Live-Online Reference
Introduction to Scholarly Metrics Live-Online Learning & Instruction, Programming & Services, Reference
Introduction to Serials Cataloging Live-Online Cataloging
Introduction to Storytimes and Early Literacy Programming Live-Online Programming & Services
Is this Feasible? Conducting Feasibility Studies in Libraries Live-Online Management & Leadership
Javascript Basics Live-Online Technology
Know & Go: Access, Use, and Rights Information in Catalog Records Know & Go Sessions Cataloging
Know & Go: Accidental Board Member Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Adulting 101 for Teens and College Students Know & Go Sessions Programming & Services
Know & Go: AI Tools and Library Instruction Know & Go Sessions Learning & Instruction, Technology
Know & Go: Always look a gift horse in the mouth: Donation and Gift Policy Best Practices for Libraries Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
Know & Go: Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Libraries Know & Go Sessions Programming & Services
Know & Go: Babies in the Library, Serving our Youngest Users Know & Go Sessions Programming & Services
Know & Go: Bedbugs in the Library Know & Go Sessions Collection Development, Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Beginning Genealogy - Free Resources Know & Go Sessions Learning & Instruction, Programming & Services, Reference
Know & Go: BIBFRAME Update Know & Go Sessions Cataloging, Metadata
Know & Go: Building Teams During Times of Transition Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Camera Ready - Quick Library Video Tips and Takes Know & Go Sessions Learning & Instruction, Programming & Services, Technology
Know & Go: Cataloging Graphic Novels Know & Go Sessions Cataloging
Know & Go: Cataloging the Library of Things Know & Go Sessions Cataloging
Know & Go: Cemetery Searching for Genealogical and Local History Research Know & Go Sessions Programming & Services, Reference
Know & Go: Census Records for Genealogy Know & Go Sessions Programming & Services
Know & Go: Climate Literacy and Climate Change Awareness Know & Go Sessions Programming & Services
Know & Go: Collaborating with Faculty Know & Go Sessions Learning & Instruction, Management & Leadership, Marketing & Outreach
Know & Go: Conducting Effective Meetings Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Creating a Mentorship Program at Your Library Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Creating Effective Library Policies Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Creating Linked Data with Sinopia Know & Go Sessions Cataloging, Metadata
Know & Go: Creative Commons: For Your Patrons, For Your Library Know & Go Sessions Marketing & Outreach
Know & Go: Cultivating an Accessibility Mindset Know & Go Sessions Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, User Experience
Know & Go: Customer Service Basics Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership, User Experience
Know & Go: Developing Information Literacy Lessons for First-Year College Students Know & Go Sessions Learning & Instruction
Know & Go: Diversity and Inclusion Activities for Library Meetings Know & Go Sessions Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Documenting Library Work: Lessons We Can Learn from Technical Writers Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership, Technology
Know & Go: Donation and Gift Policy Best Practices for Libraries Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership, Marketing & Outreach
Know & Go: EDI (Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion) Organizational and Individual Self-Assessment Tools for Libraries Know & Go Sessions Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Effective Committee and Board Service Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Engaging Beginning Readers in the Library Know & Go Sessions Programming & Services
Know & Go: Expanding Library Services for Justice-Involved Patrons Know & Go Sessions Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, Marketing & Outreach, Programming & Services
Know & Go: Extinguishing Burnout Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Financial Literacy in Library Programs and Services Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership, Reference
Know & Go: Fix-it, Repair, and Recycle Programs at your Library Know & Go Sessions Programming & Services
Know & Go: Generation Z: Libraries and the Post-Millennial Generation Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
Know & Go: Getting Started with Application Profiles Know & Go Sessions Cataloging, Metadata
Know & Go: Here's Your Sign: Best Practices for Library Signage Know & Go Sessions Marketing & Outreach, User Experience
Know & Go: How to Catalog Kits Know & Go Sessions Cataloging
Know & Go: How to Catalog the Library of Things Know & Go Sessions Cataloging
Know & Go: How to Catalog Zines Know & Go Sessions Cataloging
Know & Go: How to Spot Predatory Publishers Know & Go Sessions Learning & Instruction, Reference
Know & Go: Imposter Syndrome: Facing Fears and Support Others Through Mentoring Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Increase Your Productivity with Time Management Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Introduction to Authority Control Know & Go Sessions Cataloging, Metadata
Know & Go: Introduction to Metadata Analysis Know & Go Sessions Cataloging, Metadata
Know & Go: Kanban Boards for Library Projects and Programs Know & Go Sessions Programming & Services
Know & Go: Library Assessment: Gathering Data and Acting on It Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Library Breakroom Makeover Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Library Services for Veterans and Military Patrons Know & Go Sessions Marketing & Outreach, Programming & Services
Know & Go: Making Meetings More Effective Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Making Your Catalog Work For Your Community Know & Go Sessions Cataloging
Know & Go: Managing Remote, Off-Site, and Hybrid Staff Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Managing Workplace Conflict Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Manipulating Metadata with MarcEdit and OpenRefine Know & Go Sessions Cataloging, Metadata
Know & Go: Much To-Do: Exploring Free and Free(ish) Task Applications Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership, Technology
Know & Go: ORCID: Helping Your Researchers Connect to Their Work Know & Go Sessions Learning & Instruction, Technology
Know & Go: Performance Improvement Plans Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Plain Language Guidelines for Libraries Know & Go Sessions Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, User Experience
Know & Go: Planned Abandonment & Libraries Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Project Management Tools Know & Go Sessions Technology
Know & Go: Publishing Your First LIS Journal Article - Tips for the Beginner Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Quick and Easy Tips for Using Canva Know & Go Sessions Reference, Technology
Know & Go: Serving K-12 in the Academic Library Know & Go Sessions Marketing & Outreach, Programming & Services
Know & Go: Stand Out Librarianship for the Sandwich Generation Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
Know & Go: STEM Family Programs Inside and Outside the Library Know & Go Sessions Programming & Services
Know & Go: Storytelling and Data Visualization with Qualitative Data Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership, Reference
Know & Go: Supporting a Dementia Friendly Library and Community Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
Know & Go: Teaching in the Library: Applying Learning Theories to Support Our Communities Know & Go Sessions Learning & Instruction, Programming & Services
Know & Go: Tech Tools and Apps for the Reference Desk Know & Go Sessions Reference
Know & Go: The Accidental Cataloger: Tips and Tools to Help You Use the Rules Know & Go Sessions Cataloging, Metadata
Know & Go: The Art of the Reference Interview Know & Go Sessions Reference
Know & Go: The Proper Care and Feeding of Authors Know & Go Sessions Marketing & Outreach, Programming & Services
Know & Go: The Shifting Stacks: Digital Horizons and Future Forecasts for Libraries Know & Go Sessions Learning & Instruction, Management & Leadership, Technology
Know & Go: Tips for Cover Letters, Resumes, and Interviews Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Tools for Job Seekers in Libraries Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership, Reference
Know & Go: Trend Scanning for Libraries Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Trends and Changes for the Future of Libraries Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership
Know & Go: Understanding Creative Commons Licensing Know & Go Sessions Copyright, Marketing & Outreach
Know & Go: Using and Creating Infographics in Libraries Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership, Marketing & Outreach
Know & Go: Using Open Science to Deal with the Next Health Crisis Know & Go Sessions Learning & Instruction, Programming & Services, Reference
Know & Go: Using TikTok at Your Library Know & Go Sessions Marketing & Outreach
Know & Go: Wakelet and Padlet for Libraries Know & Go Sessions Programming & Services, Reference
Know & Go: What's New in Graphic Novels Know & Go Sessions Marketing & Outreach, Technology
Know & Go: What's New in Mystery and Horror Know & Go Sessions Programming & Services
Know & Go: What’s New in Romance Fiction Know & Go Sessions Programming & Services
Know & Go: What’s New in Science Fiction and Fantasy Know & Go Sessions Programming & Services
Know & Go: When Culinary Adventures and Libraries Meet Know & Go Sessions Programming & Services
Know & Go: Wikidata and Libraries Know & Go Sessions Management & Leadership, Metadata
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
Library Management: Everyday Negotiations Live-Online Management & Leadership
Library Management: Managing Change 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
Library Management: Workplace Communication 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
Library Support and Services for First-Generation College Students Live-Online Learning & Instruction, Marketing & Outreach, Programming & Services
Linked Data and Libraries Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
Managing an Effective Library Newsletter Live-Online Marketing & Outreach
Map Cataloging Live-Online Cataloging
MarcEdit for Batch-Editing Records Live-Online Cataloging, Metadata
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: Micro-Credentialing & Capstone Project Self-Paced 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
Metadata Principles and Practices: Micro-Credentialing & Capstone Project Self-Paced Metadata
Parliamentary Procedure 101 Live-Online Management & Leadership
PDA: Collection Love through Patron Driven Acquisition Live-Online Programming & Services
Preparing for the Unexpected: Dealing with Difficult Patrons Live-Online Management & Leadership
RDA for Audio Recordings Live-Online Cataloging
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 Cataloging, Metadata, Technology
Scripting Google Apps Live-Online Technology
Serving the Neurodiverse Library User Live-Online Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, Management & Leadership, Marketing & Outreach, Programming & Services
Soft Skills for Library Staff Live-Online Management & Leadership, Marketing & Outreach, Programming & Services, Reference
Stepping Away from the Desk: Embedded and Roving Reference Services Live-Online Reference
Strategic Communication Planning for Libraries Live-Online Management & Leadership, Marketing & Outreach
Strategies for Creating and Rebuilding Library Partnerships Live-Online Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
Streamlining Library Workflows and Processes Live-Online Management & Leadership
Supporting Self-Care and Healthy Habits in Libraries Live-Online Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
The Accidental Library Fundraiser Live-Online Management & Leadership, Marketing & Outreach
The Reference Collection Live-Online Reference
The Usable and Accessible Library Space Live-Online Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
Toward Trans-Inclusive Librarianship Live-Online Management & Leadership, Marketing & Outreach, Programming & Services
Transparency in Library Communication Live-Online Management & Leadership
Unconscious Bias in Hiring Practices Live-Online Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, Management & Leadership
Understanding and Assisting Library Patrons on the Autism Spectrum Live-Online Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
Understanding and Using Library Data Live-Online Management & Leadership
Understanding Needs of Patrons with Mental Disorders and Improving Self-Care for Library Professionals Live-Online Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
Understanding the Needs of Library Users with a Personality Disorder Live-Online Management & Leadership, Programming & Services
Understanding Website Accessibility Live-Online Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, Technology, User Experience
Unpacking the ALA Committee on Diversity DEI Scorecard Live-Online Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, 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
Web Design and Accessibility Live-Online Technology, User Experience
What Amigos Membership Can Do For You Live-Online Member Services