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. The next meeting is Friday, June 18 at 10am (virtual and in-person). Future meetings will resume our normal schedule of August 20, 2021, November 19, 2021, February 18, 2022, and May 20, 2022. Contact Bryan Blank at bryan.blank@elmlib.org for meeting dates, times and locations.

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 Bryan Blank, Head of Adult Services at Elmhurst Public Library at bryan.blank@elmlib.org.

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