MN Learning

Learning Opportunities for the Minnesota Library Community: 

·For Minnesota-sponsored events, live and online, visit the WebJunction Minnesota Learning page, the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits Event Calendar, the Minitex Event Calendar, and the Minnesota Department of Education Calendar. Many library systems and associations also offer event listings.

·For free, online, self-paced courses, sign in on the WebJunction Courses page; or, Request WebJunction Course Access to obtain an account, and then select from the course catalog. Without signing in, anyone can glance at the course catalog preview. Course providers include Skillsoft, Element K, and Library U.

·For advance registration in free WebJunction webinars, view the “Upcoming Webinars” feed on (See lower right.)

·For free webinars offered during the current month by various providers, visit, For lists of past “Free Library Webinars”, from providers across the country, visit this search link at BlogJunction Minnesota,

·For a selected listing of archived webinars, visit Librarian Competencies and Corresponding Archived Webinars.

Please submit additions and changes to maryann dot vancura at state dot mn dot us.

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 Document / Last Modified: 16 February 2012

Report of a 2004 survey of the training needs of private and public school media staff members throughout Minnesota. Funded through a federal Library Services & Technology Act Grant (LSTA) and coordinated by the Central Minnesota Libraries Exchange.