Workshops and Webinars

METRO hosts a diverse range of events to help our members develop professional skills. Our programs are designed to be timely and affordable, and are led by renowned and accomplished industry professionals.

If you have any questions about program registration or professional development policies, please visit our Registration FAQ page.


METRO hosts timely and relevant in-person events for librarians, archivists, and other information professionals in our Training Center and off-site. Course offerings are announced on a rolling basis via email and social media. View our event calendar to see what's coming!

If you need assistance with event registration, please review our FAQ. If you'd like to explore the events we've hosted in the past, please view our workshop history.

And be sure to sign up to receive our Professional Development newsletters. To receive new event announcements and other METRO news, sign up for our METRO-announce email list.


METRO is pleased to bring speakers from around the country to our members via remote-attendance webinars, accessible from any internet-connected computer. Registrants receive a unique link to the live program, and will have access to an archived recording at the event's conclusion.

Select archived online programs are made available to members for free viewing. Note that a log-in and membership are required for this benefit.


Contact Us
METRO's staff of subject experts are responsible for much of the programming on our calendar, but we love to hear suggestions for events. If there is a particular topic or instructor that you would like to see on our event calendar, please submit a suggestion

Contact Laura Forshay, Professional Development Manager, with any additional inquiries.