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Professional Development and Continuing Education

Professional development and continuing education opportunities and resources

About this workshop series

Practical Management of Public Libraries is a new series under the Lead Your Library trainings. These are introductory workshops for public library administrators dealing with hands-on challenges faced every day. Included in this series will be workshops on the trustee and library director relationship, overview of the Handbook for CT Library Directors, facility management, supervision and HR basics, and budgeting and financial reporting.

Workshop Recordings and Accompanying Materials

The Critical Partnership: Trustees and Library Directors

Recording March 13, 2024

Administration Basics : Being a Library Director 101

Recording March 27, 2024 - [note: the beginning few minutes were not recorded. Please see accompanying slides for missed part]

The Toilet is Backed Up! Hands-on Facility Management

Recording April 10, 2024

Supervision and HR Basics: Keeping Staff Happy and Motivated

Recording May 1, 2024


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