Networking Groups Directory

Teen Librarians Special Interest Group

The teen/young adult librarians from the former DuPage Library System (DLS) libraries meet every three months to discuss programming, young adult novels and issues related to teen services. We...

Teen or Youth Selectors Networking Group

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...


Tinker is a networking group for library staff who work–or want to work–with children, teens, and technology. We are interested in sharing programming ideas and providing an opportunity to work...

Tri-County Directors

A group of library directors in McLean, Woodford and Livingston Counties in the eastern part of RAILS. Directors from any type or size of library are welcome to join us....

Tween Illinois Librarians

Networking, program sharing, and discussion for library staff working with tweens. We meet four times a year in the suburbs of Chicago to discuss library services to kids in approximately grades 3...

Upper Rock Island County Libraries

Upper Rock Island County Libraries is comprised of staff members from neighboring library districts who meet quarterly to discuss ways to collaborate with and support one another. We share ideas...

West of 47

Primarily public library directors in the LaSalle area.

West Suburban Adult Programmers

Welcome to the West Suburban Adult Programmers Group! This group is mainly comprised of people from libraries in the western suburbs of Cook, DuPage, and Kane counties, but it is open to all areas...

West Youth Services Managers

Issues of interest to Youth Services Managers serving children and teens in DuPage and Kane Counties.

World Languages Networking Group

Resource and information sharing for librarians who work with World Language and ESL collection development, cataloging, promotion, and programming.