Upcoming Workshops and Webinars


Continuing Education at NEO-RLS:  Maximizing library potential together


Below are our upcoming CE opportunities, in-person and online.   Check back regularly to stay informed of newly posted workshops and webinars.

At NEO-RLS, we're constantly working with member libraries and partner organizations to develop and deliver the local, collaborative and member-based continuing education opportunities you want.



July
12

Effective Workplace Communication Skills for New(er) Supervisors

Effective communicators are not born, they are continually developing. You can i... Read More

July
13

Time Management Yours and Theirs

This webinar is also part of the 2022 New Supervisors' Academy.

T... Read More

July
14

Library Renovations: Considerations and Case Studies

You’ve decided to renovate your library either in its entirety or just a s... Read More

July
21

Cataloging Unusual Items

Has anyone ever asked you to catalog a bicycle? Libraries have been adding more ... Read More

July
26

Furniture Evaluation and Selection in Public Libraries

Columbus Metropolitan Library staff will share their expertise in the evaluation... Read More

July
28

2022 Directors' Retreat: Creating an Organizational Leadership Strategic Plan

We are excited to announce the 2022 Directors' Retreat which will be held at Pun... Read More

August
03

Introduction to Web Accessibility

In this 90-minute webinar you'll gain an understanding of which guidelines are u... Read More

August
09

Outreach Virtual Networking Meeting

Here is an opportunity to share your challenges and successes with other staff i... Read More

August
10

Subject Librarians: A Model for Public Libraries

Omaha Public Library implemented a subject librarian model as a way to reimagine... Read More

August
11

Discovering DEI

Wondering where to start your diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) learning jo... Read More

August
11

Public Relations and Marketing Networking Meeting

Here is an opportunity to share your challenges and successes with your peers. T... Read More

August
16

Boosting Your Leadership Self Confidence

This online workshop is also part of the 2022 New Supervisors' Academy.
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August
17

Patron Response Framework: Responding with Empathy, Kindness, and Love to difficult situations

Five years ago, Kent District Library (MI) created a response framework for thei... Read More

August
18

Collaboration, Evaluation, and Iteration: The Agile Approach to Project Management in Libraries

We have all heard the saying, “If at first you don’t succeed, try, t... Read More

August
23

Harassment Prevention

This training will focus on understanding what constitutes sexual harassment&nbs... Read More

August
25

Facilities and Admin Networking Meeting

Here is an opportunity to share your challenges and successes with others involv... Read More

August
31

Practical Strategies for Time Management

Being short on resources seems to be "the new normal" for libraries&md... Read More

September
07

Understanding Our Limits: How to Set Boundaries with Library Patrons

Boundaries and limit settings for patrons at public libraries can prevent librar... Read More

September
08

STEM Programming for Youth Services

Welcome to a day of STEM programming for youth services at the newly renova... Read More

September
13

Safe Space - LGBTQ+ Cultural Competence Training

Safe Space: LGBTQ+ Cultural Competence Training is the first training in the Ken... Read More