2023 On-Site Board of Trustee Training Schedule 

All videos will be shown following the Board of Trustee meetings upon request. You can watch these videos anytime to earn your trustee education for the year.


January 16th 2023 – Public Relations (PR) & Advocacy  (1.5 Hour)

February 20th 2023 – Sustainable Thinking for the Future of Libraries  (1.0 Hour)

March 20th 2023 – Defusing Conflict in the Library (1.0 Hour)

April 17th 2023 – Incorporating Virtual Reality & Augmented Reality  (1.0 Hour)

May 15th 2023 – Getting Started with Digitization l (1.0 Hour)

June 19th 2023 – American Library Association Demystified  (1.0 Hour)

July 17th 2023 – Effective Meetings Utilizing Parliamentary Procedure  (1.5 Hour)

August 21st 2023 – Back to the Future Part 1: Preserving the Past with NY Heritage and DPLA  (1.0 Hour)

September 18th 2023- Back to the Future Part 2: Learning with ALA’s Center for the Future of Libraries  (1.0 Hour)

October 16th 2023 – Back to the Future Part 3: Libraries and the New Technology Frontier l (1.0 Hour)

November 20th 2023 – Communicating the Libraries Value  (1.0 hour)

December 18th 2023 – Transforming Library Spaces  (1.0 Hour)

Additional live-online trainings are available through Finger Lakes Library System. See the link below for their calendar.

FLLS Live Training Calendar

Completed a training? Email the Library Director to receive your credit hours.


It is advisable for Board Trustees to familiarize themselves with the Handbook for Library Trustees of New York State. available online.