North Country Continuing Education

Opportunities organized by the Northern New York Library Network:

Date/Time Event
Oct 6 2022
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
* VIRTUAL * Network Fall Meeting 2022
Nov 16 2022
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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View upcoming and on-demand Tech-Talk webinars on the Tech-Talk page.

Discover archived NNYLN webinars, playlists, and related channels on YouTube.

🗽 Statewide Calendar

This calendar includes continuing education opportunities offered throughout our extended statewide network, available for you to attend.

Most are free for members but where fees apply, Northern NY Library Network members always qualify for the member rate.

✨  Highlights for the North Country

Coordinated Collection Development Aid Info Session

Zoom Webinar, September 26 @ 2:00pm

Join Barbara Lilley, Library Development Specialist at the Division of Library Development, for this one-hour session on the NYS Coordinated Collection Development Aid program!

A recording of this event will be sent to all registrants. Live transcription will be available.

This event is sponsored by the Empire State Library Network.

Contact Kathleen Gundrum with questions.

Register Here

Composting and Beyond for Library Staff

Zoom Webinar, October 13 @ 2:00pm

Join us for a webinar on composting and zero waste behavior changes for library staff! In this webinar, library staff will learn how to make individual changes in their own lives – like composting and recycling – as well as changes they can make at a business level at their libraries to help the environment.

Learn more and register at RRLC’s website.

ESLN Services Series - Ask the Archivist

Please join us for this nine-part webinar series exploring the various services the Empire State Library Network has to offer. 

Last session! Ask the Archivist

October 29, 2022 @ 2:00pm

Register Here

View the ESLN Services Webinar Series YouTube Playlist

See the Slide Decks from Each Session

Other Continuing Education Resources for Members

CE Assist
Apply to receive financial assistance to provide onsite staff training or consultation for your organization. Cost-share required unless it’s open for others in region to attend.

Professional Development Grants
Apply to receive funding for professional development opportunities beyond the North Country, whether in-person conferences, LIS courses, or virtual events.

Peer-to-Peer Education
Show your work! If you have material that should be shared with colleagues in other organizations, we can host a presentation from you.

Resources By Audience

Documentary Heritage and Preservation Services for New York (DHPSNY)

DHPSNY’s webinars are a great alternative to face-to-face workshops. Presented free of charge, DHPSNY’s programs address the needs of professionals and volunteers at institutions that manage unique library research materials and historical records, including libraries, archives, and museums.  Webinars are recorded, archived, and made available for download here and on our YouTube channel.

Museum Association of New York (MANY) |

All live programs are free; advance registration required. MANY members will have access to program recordings following the live event.

Northeast Document Conservation Center (NEDCC) |

NEDCC’s free services and resources are made possible in part by support from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Many of the Center’s resources were developed with support from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, the Andrew Mellon Foundation, the Massachusetts Cultural Council, corporate sponsors, and other funding agencies and private foundations.

New York State Library Division of Library Development |

New York State Library 101: For Library System Leaders

Library System Basics

WebJunction |

The learning place for libraries. Their website includes a page of upcoming webinars as well as an archive.