Each year, METRO offers a diverse range of training programs to help our members develop professional skills in the areas of technology, management, leadership, communications, and library operations. Our programs are designed to be timely, convenient, and affordable, and are led by renowned and accomplished industry and academic professionals.
Through classes, seminars, and online learning programs, library professionals at all levels – from recent graduates to library directors – can explore the critical issues affecting their organizations and their careers.
With the Quick Links listed above, you’ll find more information on the many training opportunities available through METRO, as well as guidance with registration and Professional Development policies.
You’ll find a number of other online resources listed below. METRO is committed to meeting your continuing education needs, and in an increasingly digital age, we’ll help you find valuable resources right from your own computer.
We hope to see you at METRO soon, and please don’t hesitate to contact Professional Development Manager, Laura Forshay at email@example.com with any questions.
- METRO’s Vimeo Page – recorded presentations and lectures from METRO’s training center
- METRO’s YouTube Channel – a collection of useful videos from other institutions on topics from book repair to copyright
From New York State:
- “Creating the Future: A 2020 Vision and Plan for Library Service in New York State; Preliminary Recommendations of the New York State Regents Advisory Council on Libraries to the New York State Board of Regents”
Other Training Opportunities:
- NY3Rs (New York Reference & Research Resource Councils)