The State Library posts calendar events including training webinars hosted by database vendors and other library-related events:Google Calendar
Free event to plan your library's entertainment for the upcoming year! Early November.November 2020
Prep for Summer Reading workshops held across South Dakota during February/March.Late Winter/Early Spring
Library Training Institute
Spend a week in the dorms with fellow library professionals in June.June 2021
Formerly School Library Boot Camp. Open to SD school library staff and other types of educators.Fall 2021
SDLA Annual Conference
Each fall SDLA holds its annual conference with educational training sessions, keynotes, and events.Libraries Lead: Sept. 30- Oct. 2, 2020
Transforming Library Services: Early Childhood Through Teens
This two-day training brings responsive library programming that engages communities and provides hands-on, interest-based learning experiences.October 2020
SD School Library EdCamp
This 'unconference' conference is a face-to-face event is hosted simultaneously on both sides of the state in April.2021
Introduction to 2019 SD School Library Standards
Self-paced, online course helps guide school librarians and other educators in their professional practice.Online Course
The Solid Finances webinar series is designed to provide adults with an unbiased resource for enhancing their personal financial skills. Registration is required for this free series.Regular Webinars
- Library Career Resources
South Dakota Statewide Group Membership
The SDSL has provided statewide access to United for Libraries. Your membership includes access to Trustee training, Friends resources, COVID-19 tips, on-demand webinars plus so much more.
Web Junction's library-specific courses are now available for free to all library staff and volunteers. Through the generous support of OCLC, the Gates Foundation, the South Dakota State Library WebJunction provides timely and relevant learning content to access anytime, from anywhere.
Remember: tracking your continuing education hours is your individual responsibility.