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.

Outside our 22 county region, libraries that belong to their regional (NORWELD, SERLS, SWON) may register for CE opportunities as a NEO-RLS Bronze member.

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March
26

Cataloging is not neutral: improving equity and inclusion in resource description

Working toward equity and inclusion in library services is not just the responsi... Read More

March
28

Instruction and Training Enhanced through Storytelling: Tips and Tricks to Engage Your Audience

Whether you regularly teach, train, or speak in front of others, we're alwa... Read More

March
29

Intellectual Freedom . . . The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly [Archive]

Why is "equal access" a cornerstone of public library service? Ho... Read More

April
02

What are they thinking? Teen behavior in Your Library

We work hard to plan services to attract teens, but there are times when teen be... Read More

April
03

Storytime and Program Planning Made Easy

​​Modern library programming involves in... Read More

April
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April
09

New Reference Network Meeting

Come to this network to share your successes and challenges.  In the past t... Read More

April
10

Effective Workplace Communication for New Supervisors

Experts suggest that we are communicating in one way or another more than 90% of... Read More

April
12

New Supervisors Network Meeting

Being a new supervisor can be a daunting experience.  The ability to share ... Read More

April
16

Play Your Way to Literacy Through STEM and Musical Madness!

Don’t miss this two-day extravaganza of fun and learning for Youth Service... Read More

April
17

Weed 'em and Reap: Readers Advisory Benefits of Fiction Weeding

While weeding training often focuses on nonfiction and informational materi... Read More

April
18

Increase Library Usage Through Strategic Merchandising

There's a lot of science and psychology in the retail merchandising world that c... Read More

April
30

Myers Briggs Communication

An ideal complement to the introductory workshop, “Understanding Your Myer... Read More

May
01

Serving Forgotten Patrons: Libraries in the Fight Against Alzheimer's Dementia

Alzheimer’s dementia already affects more than 5 million Americans an... Read More

May
02

Collaboration Connection: Planting the seeds to building successful community partnerships

Are you waiting for a collaborator in order to get your great idea off the groun... Read More

May
08

A Day for Public Service

This is a day for all public service staff.  We will start with "Provi... Read More

May
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May
14

RDA in Practice: Enrichment vs. Original Cataloging

Join us for an overview of RDA and its use in enrichment vs. original cataloging... Read More

May
15

Free Tools for Working with Graphics and the Web

Do you spend a good part of your job working with graphics, social media or webs... Read More

May
16

Early Literacy 101-An Ohio Ready to Read Workshop

Back by popular demand! This hands-on workshop will help you build a firm founda... Read More