Upcoming SEWI Sponsored Events
- Sep 8: Leading Hybrid Teams for Library Directors & Managers (SEWI)
- Sep 13: Community Fundraising Success Stories (NEWI, SCLS)
- Sep 15: Library Service, Security and Safety with Dr. Steve Albrecht (SEWI) at Watertown Public Library
- Sep 15: Mental Health in Library Customer Interactions (IFLS)
- Sep 20-21: WI Libraries Tech Days
- Sep 21: CCBC Shorts: A (Brief) Monthly Look at Books for Children & Teens (CCBC, SCLS)
- Sep 29: Graphic Design Crash Course webinar (SEWI)
- Oct 6: Beyond the Post: Making Social Media Work for Your Library webinar (SEWI)
- Oct 24: SEWI Adult Public Programming Meeting (Hybrid)
- Nov 17: Care of Local History Materials (SEWI)–View the recordings and sign up for the follow-up webinar
- Dec 9: SEWI Library Directors Retreat–details coming soon!
News You Can Use
SEWI LSTA CE Grants (July 2022 – June 2023) are now available! Go to the CE Grants page and click on the links for more details.
MRA Online, On-Demand Learning has 30-60 minute courses on leadership skills, general human resources topics, customer service, diversity, equity & inclusion, and technology are available to library staff in the SEWI region. Contact Laurie Freund (email@example.com) for more information.
UW-Madison’s iSchool Continuing Education courses include online tutorials and courses
Ryan Dowd’s Librarian’s Guide to Homelessness online training is available to all Wisconsin library staffs. Contact Laurie Freund (firstname.lastname@example.org) for info.
WebJunction.org is where you can find articles, webinars, self-paced tutorials, and more on a variety of library topics.
ALA eLearning lists courses, webinars and other content on a variety of topics. ALA is in the process of moving recorded and free events into this portal. Until that is completed, they will provide links to find those from other ALA divisions.
Other Webinars To Check Out (courtesy of NEWI Libraries)
Arrowhead Library System, Bridges Library System, Kenosha County Library System, Lakeshores Library System, Milwaukee County Federated Library System, and Monarch Library System provide information to member libraries in Southeastern Wisconsin (SEWI) on training and professional development.