Live Workshops

Live Workshops

Designing the Future

November 30, 2017 | Chicago, IL

Led by experienced design thinking facilitators from Chicago Public Library, Designing the Future is an introductory live workshop that provides the opportunity for library professionals and teams to tackle their real-life problems through a series of expert-led collaborative exercises.


In-Person Staff Training

Library Journal’s commitment to training library professionals across the country and beyond extends into live, in-person workshops that help library staff transform their careers, libraries, and communities. Since 2012, we have visited more than 80 libraries, impacting more than 5,000 library professionals across the United States and Canada with an impressive list of co-facilitators, including LJ Librarians of the Year and Movers and Shakers.

We are excited to offer the following areas of training:

Transform Your Stacks to Drive Circulation: Provides insights and tools to redefine collection development and reader’s advisory strategies to transform your stacks into vibrant discovery centers that engage readers and drive circulation.

The Power of Branding: Create & Communicate Your Library’s Brand: Explore the benefits of branding to strengthen your library’s future and benefit the community you serve.


If you are interested in hosting an on-site, tailored professional development training program in your state, system or library, please fill out the form below.

Which Live Workshop(s) are you interested in?

 Transform Your Stacks to Drive Circulation

 The Power of Branding: Create & Communicate Your Library’s Brand

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