For immediate release | July 20, 2012

On-Demand Webinars from PLA let you learn when you want, where you want

CHICAGO — On-Demand Webinars from the Public Library Association (PLA) offer affordable, anytime access to archived PLA webinars. Nearly 20 webinars are currently available, with more being added each month. Current topic fields include: Administration/Leadership, Adult Services, Advocacy/Marketing, Buildings/Facilities, Collection Development/Readers' Advisory, Customer Service/Staff Development, Technology and Youth Services.

There are several free webinars to choose from; however the typical On-Demand Webinar is priced at $28 (less 10 percent discount for ALA/PLA members) for individuals and $119 (less 10 percent discount for ALA/PLA members) for groups. If access to an On-Demand Webinar will be shared with multiple people —viewing either on an individual basis or gathered together in a single location — then the group rate applies. The cost includes access to the webinar recording for one year from date of purchase.

A complete listing of On-Demand Webinars is available on the PLA website.

For more information about PLA, contact the PLA office at (800) 545-2433, ext. 5PLA, or visit PLA’s website at PLA is a division of the American Library Association. PLA’s core purpose is to strengthen public libraries and their contribution to the communities they serve. Its mission is to enhance the development and effectiveness of public library staff and public library services.


Amy Sargent

Manager, Marketing

Public Library Association (PLA)

1-800-545-2433 ext.5024