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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User Experience (UX) Opportunities


The iSchool now offers broad and specialized courses to provide expertise in user design.

Upcoming Classes

A New Community Engagement Conference


Lead the Way: Libraries at the Heart of Community Engagement

Call for Proposals: Due Sept 6

Registering for more than one class? Use the shopping cart!

Online Courses


Summer 2019

NEW! Hiring for Diversity: Recruitment & Retention
Jul 8 – Aug 4

Library Security: Training for Worst Case Scenarios and Everyday Conflicts
Jul 8 – Aug 18

Introduction to Web Archiving
Jul 15 – Aug 25

NEW! Having Difficult Workplace Conversations
Jul 29 – Aug 25 [Full!]


Fall 2019 – Registration is open!

New payment policy:

Payment for Fall courses will be due upon registration and may be made online or over the phone.
If you need to pay by check, please use this paper form.

Advanced Public Library Administration
Sept 9 – Dec 1

Basic Public Library Administration
Sept 16 – Dec 8

Public and Community Library Services
Sept 16 – Dec 8

Youth Services 101
Sept 16 – Nov 10

25 Free Tools for Librarians
Sept 23 – Oct 20

Introduction to Electronic Resource Licensing
Sept 23 – Nov 3

Introduction to Metadata: Bring Your Collections to Life
Sept 30 – Nov 24

Basics of Cataloging
Sept 30 – Nov 24

Library Services for Homeschoolers
Oct 7 – Nov 3

NEW! Teens in the Library
Oct 14 – Nov 24

NEW! Our Time is Zero-Sum: Tips for Running and Attending Effective Meetings
Oct 21-Nov 3

UPDATED! What’s New in Children’s Books?
Oct 21 – Nov 17

NEW! The Accidental Fundraiser
Oct 28 – Nov 24

NEW! Trauma-Informed Care: An Introduction for Libraries
Nov 4 – Dec 15

Graphic Design for Librarians
Nov 11 – Dec 8