Please check with your supervisor in advance for authorization if you plan to use work time to complete or participate in any training. Policies, available opportunities, and budgets for paid time for continuing education vary across the region.

TdS participates in the statewide network "Level Up!"

Check the Level Up! website for continuing education opportunities. Are you hosting an event that is open to all? Submit it to the calendar here.

TdS can provide your institution with honorarium dollars to defray your costs.

Special event!!!!!!

Expert online customer service training.

Customized for you.

August 18, 9-noon

Online via Google Meet

Most participants and examples will be from public libraries,

but the content is relevant to all staff at all types of libraries.

Registration is free but required.

The training will not be recorded.

Click to register now!

Keynote speakers:

Pat Wagner is a nationally-recognized library consultant with years of experience helping libraries improve service.

Jake Fejedelem is a library manager with extensive customer service experience across various industries, and a thorough knowledge of real life on the front line in Minnesota public libraries.

Let's get real about customer service.

This interactive online seminar will help you become even better at providing high-quality, positive library experiences

  • All online using Google Meet; registration is free but required.

  • For Traverse des Sioux and Pioneerland library staff and board members.

  • Learn, laugh, and share with your southern Minnesota colleagues.

  • The seminar will not be recorded.

Click to register now!