In this episode: RAILS gets ready to celebrate 10 years (!), learn about the RAILS Voluntary COVID-19 Vaccination Program Policy, and strategic planning begins for the system!
Audio file: Video file: RAILS Executive Director Deirdre Brennan talks with Assistant Library Director Teri Campbell from Evanston Public Library, Preschool Outreach Librarian Emily Conradt from St. Charles Public Library District, and Community Engagement Manager Nancy Kim Phillips from Skokie...
House Appropriations Subcommittee Votes to Recommend Level Funding for FY2018 July 17, 2017 Since President Trump announced that he wanted to eliminate IMLS and federal funding for libraries in May, all of us have been communicating with our members of Congress about the value of libraries. Last...
In this episode: libraries struggle with recent CDC guidance on masks, the RAILS board prepares for their May meeting, and the RAILS East Peoria Service Center is moving.
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In this episode: the RAILS EDI initiative moves forward, Find More Illinois expands, new opportunities for joint library programming, and RAILS board elections close soon!
In this episode: a preview of the April 27 RAILS Member Update, preparing for the RAILS board election, statewide database news, and ending the delivery quarantine requirement.
Please join RAILS in welcoming our newest member, Regional Center for Change , located in Rock Falls, IL. Regional Center for Change is an alternative school associated with the Regional Office of Education #47. The school was founded in 1997 as a Regional Safe School providing alternative...
In this episode: new Sparks! podcast, Explore More Illinois re-opens April 1, a statewide database funding proposal, and RAILS budget priorities.