Upcoming Events

Library Learning - L2

These events are listed on the Library Learning (L2) calendar. See L2 for shared-catalog consortia training and meetings.

Friday, May 3

Monday, May 6

Tuesday, May 7

RAILS Member Meetup - Barry

10:00 am to 11:30 am
Please join us for a RAILS Member Meetup on Tuesday, May 7, 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. at the Barry Public Library. RAILS Member Meetups are in-person, multitype library events for members to connect on issues related to the profession. In addition to connecting with other librarians from across the area,...

Wednesday, May 8

CALVAN Quarterly Meeting

9:30 am to 11:30 am
The quarterly meeting of Chicago Area Library Volunteer Administrator's Network welcomes all library staff involved in volunteer services at their library to come and share experiences and ideas regarding this aspect of library outreach. Event Coordinator: Becky Ingram Email: raingram@...

Thursday, May 9

Spring AVID Meeting

9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Featured Topic: Annette Bochenek, Business Liaison Librarian at the Barrington Area Library, will speak about the Barrington Media Fair, which was held at the library last September. The fair featured local podcasters, bloggers, vloggers, online content creators, online shop owners, and e-book...

Separating the Wheat from the Chaff; Developing a Scalable Strategy for Gathering and Reporting Analytics

1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Effective data analysis can support much decision-making in the library, however, it can be challenging to ensure that you've captured all the data you need. At the same time, it is possible to collect too much data that ultimately can overwhelm those tasked with analysis. This presentation will...

Friday, May 10

LWT-Librarians Working Together

9:00 am to 12:00 pm
In and around DeKalb county area, mostly Directors of small to medium-sized libraries meet to discuss issues of interest. Event Coordinator: Nancy Ashbrook Email: nashbrook@ellajohnsonlibrary.org Phone: 847-683-4490 Location: Ella Johnson Memorial Public Library District's Community Room. Library...

Prairie State Story League

9:30 am to 12:00 pm
Share storytime ideas with other youth librarians at our monthly meeting. A different theme will be presented each month. This month's theme: Author/Character/Book Parties Event Coordinator: Jaime Pirus Email: jpirus@alsiplibrary.info Phone: 708.371.5666 No registration is required to attend a...