Upcoming Live Webinars

PLA is pleased to offer these upcoming webinars:

Putting the Let’s Talk Race Curriculum into PracticePutting the Let’s Talk Race Curriculum into Practice
Wednesday, June 7
Panelists: Tamara King, Melanie Huggins, Heather McCue & Kim Zablud

In 2016, Richland Library (Columbia, SC) formed the Let’s Talk Race team to create opportunities for civic engagement, build community connections, and encourage courageous conversations. To date, the nationally-recognized team has facilitated more than one hundred discussions, community forums, and events, reaching more than 4,000 participants. To further the reach of its important and impactful work, Richland Library has developed an open-source facilitation curriculum and digital toolkit that is freely available to other libraries, businesses, and community organizations that want to support diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts. In this webinar, participants will get step-by-step instructions and best practices on how to implement the Let’s Talk Race curriculum in their library. More…


Unless otherwise indicated, a 60-minute PLA webinar is $47.40 for PLA personal members, $71.10 for ALA personal members, and $79.00 for nonmembers. Webinars are intended for the sole use of the purchaser. Redistribution or rebroadcast to another individual or group other than the registrant is prohibited. Thank you for your cooperation.


PLA live webinars will be captioned in English (United States). If you have a physical or communication need that may affect your participation in a webinar, please contact us at plawebinars@ala.org or 800-545-2433 ext. 5PLA (5752) at least two weeks prior to the webinar. Without prior notification of need, we may not be able to provide appropriate accommodations for the live event.


A certificate of completion is available only for those PLA webinars in the ALA eLearning catalog.

PLA's call for webinar proposals is now open!

If you have an idea for a webinar you'd like to present for PLA, we encourage you to submit a proposal. The deadline for submissions is May 31. Responses will be sent within 4–6 weeks. Please contact plawebinars@ala.org with any questions or concerns about the webinar proposal process.