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, Nov 22

RAILS Board Meeting

RAILS Governance
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
The Board will meet in person at the RAILS Burr Ridge Service Center and at other videoconference sites. Registration is required to attend this meeting via videoconference at a location other than those listed above. Please contact RAILS at L2help@railslibraries.info no later than 48 hours before...

Monday, Nov 25

TOYS Networking Meeting

9:30 am to 11:30 am
T.O.Y.S. (Teen or Youth Selectors) connects Youth/Teen Collection Librarians and library staff with each other to share and develop ideas related to collection development. Anyone who participates in collection development for ages 0-18 is welcome to attend. Meeting agenda to be determined closer...

Tuesday, Nov 26

SLU meeting

9:30 am to 11:30 am
Bimonthly networking meeting for directors of small, rural libraries. Event Coordinator: Jennifer Garden Email: milledgevillelibrary@yahoo.com Phone: 815-225-7572

Wednesday, Nov 27

Thursday, Nov 28

Monday, Dec 2


1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
This group is for teen librarians and those that work with teens. We provide opportunities for sharing ideas, concerns, and success stories with respect to all areas of service to young adults. We meet 4 times per year in person at various libraries in the Illinois (former) Metropolitan Library...

Tuesday, Dec 3

Wednesday, Dec 4

Friday, Dec 6

Communicate to Educate

9:30 am to 1:00 pm
In this discussion and activity-based workshop, we will use Linking for Learning, 4th edition to consider practical strategies for communicating the value of school libraries to decision-makers and stake-holders. No matter your role in your school or district you have impact on your students'...