University of Wisconsin–Madison

Continuing Education

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Register 2 weeks before your online class begins to automatically receive 10% off.

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Online Courses


Summer 2018 Online Courses

NEW! Social Media Strategy and Analytics
[FULL, waitlist available]
June 4 – July 1

NEW! Creating an Extraordinary Library Work Environment
[FULL, waitlist available]
June 4 – July 1

Genealogy Library Services
June 4 – July 15

Basics of Cataloging
[FULL, waitlist available.]
June 11 – August 5

NEW! Prune Your Collection: Creating a Weeding Plan
[FULL, waitlist available]
June 18 – July 1

WordPress for Libraries
June 18 – July 29

NEW! Public Library Programming and Services for Older Adults
July 9 – August 5

NEW! Library Security:
Training for Worst Case Scenarios and Everyday Conflicts
July 9 – August 19

Online Searching at the Reference Desk
RESCHEDULED: Jan 28 – March 10, 2019

Introduction to User Experience (UX)
July 16 – August 26


Fall 2018 Online Course Preview
(Registration is open!)

Advanced Public Library Administration
September 10 – December 2

Basic Public Library Administration
September 17 – December 9

Babies in the Library
September 17 – October 28

Programming for ‘Tweens
September 17 – October 21

Youth Services 101
September 24 – November 18

Public and Community Library Services
September 24 – December 16

NEW! Introduction to Electronic Resource Licensing
September 24 – November 4

25 Free Tools for Librarians
October 1 – 28

NEW! Online Privacy at Your Library
October 8 – November 18

NEW! Why Leadership Matters:
A Guided Evaluation of Leadership Principals
October 8 – November 18

Creating Top-Notch Customer Service at your Library
October 15 – November 18

Coding Together, Learning Together
October 22 – November 18

The Disability Community in the Library: Education, Access, and Advocacy
November 5 – December 16

Upcoming Conferences


Back in Circulation Again – October 15-16, 2018
Registration is open!

Power Up Conference – March 28-29, 2019
Call for proposals open!

Alumni Webinar Series


The 2018  spring webinar series is concluded, but you can watch all past webinar recordings (for free). Watch recordings here.