Online Courses

PLA periodically offers multi-week online courses on topics important to public library staff.

Upcoming Online Courses

How to Win Grants for Your Library
Monday, April 21–Friday, May 16, 2014
Instructor: Stephanie Gerding

With so much competition for grant dollars, it can be pretty daunting to not only find a grant that’s right for your library, but also craft and confidently submit a winning proposal. Take the guesswork out of grant work with this new four-week online course. More…

Want to Propose an Online Course?

If you have an idea for an online course you'd like PLA to present, then please contact Linda Bostrom, Manager of Professional Development, at