Amigos Continuing Education Training Schedule

Contact the Amigos Office at 800-843-8482, ext. 2829 or 972-851-8000 for information on registration and on-request policies and fees. If you have questions about the training schedule, contact Amigos Training Support, 800-843-8482, ext. 2829 (972-851-8000 in the Dallas area) or learning@amigos.org. You may also want to visit our catalog.

Early Bird Discount: For regularly scheduled Amigos courses, when you register 22 days prior to the scheduled date, you will be eligible for a $25 discount on your registration fee. This applies to both Amigos members and non-members.
Registration for Live Online courses will close one week prior to their start date.

* NOTE About Times: All times listed are local to their site's location. Amigos' online workshops are relative to the Amigos office in Dallas, TX (Central Time).
Compare your local time with the Amigos office.

Interested in a course not currently scheduled? Is there a topic you are interested in that is not currently covered? Send an email to learning@amigos.org and let us know. We can let you know when the next offering of a course will be and if we receive enough interest in a course we will try to schedule a session sooner. We also use your input to help guide our course development.

 Date(s)  Time*  Title  Location  Site  Early Bird Deadline  Register
July
7/24/2017 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Know & Go: Transitioning to BIBFRAME: Two Views of the Future Online Virtual Classroom N/A Register Now
August
8/1/2017 - 8/3/2017 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Event Planning 101*
(*Meets twice)
Online Virtual Classroom 7/10/2017 Register Now
8/1/2017 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Metadata Principles and Practices 01: Metadata Basics Online Virtual Classroom 7/10/2017 Register Now
8/3/2017 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Metadata Principles and Practices 02: Metadata Standards and Types Online Virtual Classroom 7/12/2017 Register Now
8/7/2017 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Know & Go: Here's Your Sign: Best Practices for Library Signage Online Virtual Classroom N/A Register Now
8/15/2017 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Metadata Principles and Practices 03: Customization and Exchange Online Virtual Classroom 7/24/2017 Register Now
8/17/2017 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Metadata Principles and Practices 04: Metadata Relationships Online Virtual Classroom 7/26/2017 Register Now
8/21/2017 - 8/23/2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Regular Expressions*
(*Meets 2 times)
Online Virtual Classroom 7/31/2017 Register Now
8/30/2017 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Digital Citizenship in Today's Libraries Online Virtual Classroom 8/8/2017 Register Now
September
9/7/2017 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Cataloging eBooks: RDA and Provider-Neutral Guidelines Online Virtual Classroom 8/16/2017 Register Now
9/7/2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Clicking the Bait: Helping Patrons Decipher Fake News and Alternative Facts Online Virtual Classroom 8/16/2017 Register Now
9/11/2017 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Know & Go: Update on the FCC & Libraries Online Virtual Classroom N/A Register Now
9/18/2017 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Know & Go: The Data-Driven Library Online Virtual Classroom N/A Register Now
9/26/2017 - 9/29/2017 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Cataloging with RDA Online Virtual Classroom 9/5/2017 Register Now
9/28/2017 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Developing Community Support and Building Creative Partnerships Online Virtual Classroom 9/6/2017 Register Now
October
10/2/2017 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Know & Go: The Power of Presenting Online Virtual Classroom N/A Register Now
10/4/2017 - 10/5/2017 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM RDA for Copy Catalogers Online Virtual Classroom 9/12/2017 Register Now
10/11/2017 - 10/12/2017 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM RDA for Video Recordings Online Virtual Classroom 9/19/2017 Register Now
10/24/2017 - 10/26/2017 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Dealing with Difficult Patrons*
(*Meets 2 times)
Online Virtual Classroom 10/2/2017 Register Now
November
11/6/2017 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Know & Go: Getting the Most Out of Amigos Membership Online Virtual Classroom N/A Register Now
11/13/2017 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Know & Go: Thanks for Technology! Online Virtual Classroom N/A Register Now
11/29/2017 - 11/30/2017 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM RDA for Audio Recordings Online Virtual Classroom 11/7/2017 Register Now
December
12/5/2017 - 12/14/2017 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Cataloging & Classification Basics*
(*Meets on Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays)
Online Virtual Classroom 11/13/2017 Register Now

Live Online System Requirements

Please visit Adobe's detailed requirements page for a more in-depth list or run a system and connection test on your computer now.

A microphone or headset with microphone is recommended, but not required. Students without a microphone contribute to conversations through text chat.

For more information about the technical requirements, contact Amigos Training Support, learning@amigos.org or 800-843-8482, ext. 2829 (972-851-8000 in the Dallas area).

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