Continuing Education

You can find ongoing free continuing education opportunities targeted at librarians, library workers, and information professionals, both on- and offline. Be sure also to visit Beyond the Job for ongoing CE announcements. Suggestions for additional resources? Email

Free Continuing Education Resources

  • The Blended Librarian online community focuses on the intersections between academic librarianship, technology, and instructional design. They offer occasional online events in partnership with The LearningTimes Network; join to receive information about upcoming events.
  • The MaintainIT Project provides technology-focused webinars in conjunction with WebJunction.
  • OPAL (Online Programming for All) offers a variety of public events in conjunction with ALA, the Alliance Library System, and other organizations.
  • The SirsiDynix Institute offers webinars on librarianship and information technology. Also subscribe to their podcast and view archives of previous events.
  • WebJunction webinar topics range from technology to issues affecting rural libraries. Also browse archives here.

Career Development