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Continuing Education

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Prairielands encourages staff in member libraries to investigate trends and changes in library programs and job descriptions through continuing education. Organizations listed below provide continuing education opportunities in the form of conferences, webinars and self-paced learning. While many charge for their services, some are free. This list is not and will not attempt to be exhaustive. It is also not intended to imply Prairielands scholarships will only be granted for these opportunities.

Continuing Education Listings

Minnesota Libraries – Presented by the Minnesota Multitype Library Systems
Minitex Training & Events

American Library Association

Online Courses

ALA Units

American Association of School librarians
Association of College and Research Libraries
Public Library Association
Young Adult Library Services Association

Upcoming conferences and events


SLIS Graduate Coursework through Mankato State University – KSP 622 Materials for Children by Johanna Hanneman / ISD 423 – Hutchinson Public Schools – K-5 Libraries

By |July 1st, 2020|Categories: Scholarship Reports|

Entering my third semester at Mankato State University, I elected to take the course, KSP 622: Materials for Children. This course focused on selecting and evaluating both print and multimodal media materials that are appropriate […]