RAILS Member Update

Thursday, March 30, 2017 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
Aurora Public Library - Santori Library
Cherry Valley Public Library District
Freeport Public Library
Galesburg Public Library
Illinois Library Association / Videoconference
Illinois State Library (ISL) Main Videoconference Room
Kankakee Public Library
LaSalle Public Library Meeting Room
Macomb Public Library District
New Lenox Public Library District
Quincy Public Library
RAILS Bolingbrook Meeting/Videoconference Room
RAILS Burr Ridge Main Meeting Room / Videoconference Room
RAILS Coal Valley Videoconference Room
RAILS East Peoria Atrium / Videoconference Room
RAILS Live Streaming Video
RAILS Rockford Videoconference/Training Room
Sterling Public Library Meeting Room
Sycamore Public Library Meeting Room
Vernon Area Public Library District - Annex

The update session will feature the latest news about RAILS' involvement in several leadership development initiatives (Director's University, the Statewide Leadership Development Program, partnership with the American Library Association on a pilot training program for library directors); an update on RAILS e-initiatives, including Popup Picks and resources to help support self-publishing in your community (SELF-e, Pressbooks Public, and Creator Tool); an update on the RAILS overlay project; DPLAfest; the latest on RAILS discounts/group purchases; and more. RAILS encourages members to attend at one of the videoconference locations listed above to network with other attendees. Members participating via streaming video (RAILS Live) can provide feedback via the chat window on the right side of the screen at any time during the session. The Member Update will also be recorded for viewing at a later date.