Essentials Exploration Introductory Workshop

Essentials Exploration is an 8-hour introductory level workshop that will draw you into the rich online collections of the Library of Congress, provide key search strategies for the website, and focus on engaging students through investigations and inquiry. You will explore the wealth of teacher resources on the Library of Congress website and have an opportunity to create learning activities.

Lunch will be provided. 


We can also come to your school with customized introductory workshops for your entire staff. We ask that you have a minimum of 12-15 participants and an available computer lab. 

Check Upcoming Events to the right for currently scheduled Essentials Exploration workshops.

To register or inquire about customized workshops in your school, contact us at 970-351-1555 or

Optional Graduate Credit

Colorado participants in the Essentials Exploration workshop can complete an optional project and receive one (1) graduate credit through UNC at a cost of $55. The grade is recorded as S/U on the student's transcript. Wyoming participants can receive PTSB credit.