Adult Services Managers of Larger-Sized Public Libraries

Abbreviation: 
SNAAZ

Open to managers, department heads and supervisors of adult services units or similar service areas in public libraries with populations between 50,000 and 80,000 (and up). We meet to network and discuss a wide range of issues, including: multi-level management, material formats, innovative services, reorganization and re-spacing, joint conference proposals, flexible technology, patron education, strategic thinking, etc.

Please join us if you fit this description! We welcome your input and company.

Meetings: 

Quarterly meetings on the 3rd Friday of the following months: February, May, August, November from 10am-noon. We meet at various libraries.

2019 dates:

Feb. 15, 2019 at Gail Borden Public Library District

May 17, 2019 at Schaumburg Township District Library

August 16, 2019 at Elmhurst Public Library

November 15, 2019

Email/Communications: 

If you are interested in participating, please click on this link to become a member and to subscribe to the email list: snaaz-join@list.railslibraries.info. For information about this group, please email Mary Pasek Williams, Adult & Young Adult Services Department Head at Oak Lawn Public Library at mwilliams@olpl.org.

Contact: 
Library Types: 
Public
Category: 
Member Networking Group
Geographical Area: 
Aurora
Burr Ridge
Joliet
Northbrook