Continuing Education News

LYRASIS Free Demos and Info Sessions for September

Free Demos and Info Sessions 

For details about LYRASIS benefits for RAILS members, including course listings and vendor discounts, see:


Online Courses from UW-Madison, School of Library and Information Studies

Booklist Webinar on New Romance Titles for Your Library September 15

Join Booklist at a free webinar on Tuesday, September 15 at 1 p.m. CT:

Isn't It Romantic?: New Romance Titles for Your Library

Readers love to snuggle up with a good romance novel, enjoying all the drama, suspense, or humor that leads to a happily-ever-after ending. Join Booklist for an hour-long webinar full of scintillating romance possibilities as Baker Publishing Group, Riptide, Samhain, and Shadow Mountain present intriguing forthcoming romances. Booklist senior editor Donna Seaman will moderate. Register here.

LTA Classes @ JJC

Interested in obtaining your Library Technical Assistant Certificate?  Consider taking courses at Joliet Junior College, 1215 Houbolt Road, Joliet, Il.

The following college credit courses will be offered this semester. 

LTA 101:  Introduction to Libraries,  Monday evening, 6 - 8:50.  Instructor:  Catherine Suchy

LTA 102:  Basic Information Tools, Tuesday evening, 6 - 8:30.  Instructor:  Michelle Roubal

LTA 204:  Libraries and Technology, Wednesday evening, 6 - 8:30.  Instructor:  Michelle Roubal.

For more information about the LTA program, visit  or contact Catherine Suchy at csuchy [at] jjc [dot] edu.  To register, complete an online application at or visit