Networking Groups Directory

South Suburban Adult Programmers

We are the adult services programmers of the south suburbs of Chicago. We meet to share presenter contact information, newsletters, and anything else related to programming for adults.

Special Needs and Inclusive Library Services

SNAILS is a networking group made up of professionals from Chicago-area public libraries. We support one another's...

Supporting Administrators in Libraries

The SAIL group is open to all library administrators. We usually have a meeting topic but members are also welcome to bring questions for group feedback. Attendees are also invited to lunch, at...

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...

Third Thursday Reference Roundtable

Librarians from Quincy and the surrounding area meet to network and discuss library issues of all kinds. All are welcome to attend. We meet three times a year at different area libraries. We...


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....

Two Rivers Networking Group

Primarily directors of small to medium population public libraries in the greater Quad Cities area.

West of 47

Primarily public library directors in the LaSalle area.