SAMMIE 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 SAMMIE scholarships will only be granted for these opportunities.
Continuing Education Listings
American Library Association
Upcoming conferences and events
February 2, 2018 Reaching Teens A SAMMIE Online Conference Marge Loch-Wouters Sparking the Connection: Tips on Great School Library/Public Library Cooperation Linda Braun Teen Community Engagement = Listening, Learning, and Leaving Luke Miller Code at […]
2 day retreat at Lake Shetek WORKING TOGETHER Library and Media Center Directors’ Retreat October 20 – 21, 2017 Shetek Lutheran Ministries Retreat Center 14 Keeley Island Drive Slayton, MN 56172 Friday 8:00 a.m. – […]
Help New School Library Staff! School districts save money by hiring staff without library backgrounds to run the media centers. Even first year teacher lirarians feel lost at times. Experienced staff from any type of library could […]