News from Libraries and RAILS

Continuing Education Opportunity

College of DuPage Library & Information Technology program

Join the College of DuPage Library & Information Technology program which is available both completely online and on campus. Celebrate with us as we approach our 50th year in 2017. Summer 2016 classes are 8 weeks (all online): June 6 – July 31
Continuing Education Opportunity

Apply for ARSL (Association Rural & Small Libraries Conference) Scholarships

Want to attend a national conference that caters specifically to small and rural libraries, but just can't afford to get to Fargo, ND out of this year's budget? Now is the time to apply for one of three ARSL (Association for Rural and Small Libraries) Conference Scholarships! Information regarding...
Continuing Education Opportunity

Recording of WebJunction Webinar on Community Engagement

A recording of the WebJunction webinar on "Community Engagement: Serving Diverse Communities Where They Are" is now available on WebJunction. The 90 minute session explores what it means to provide inclusive outreach to and engagement with members of your local community. How do you identify the...
Continuing Education Opportunity

Early bird pricing ends Feb. 24 for IL Youth Services Institute (IYSI) 2016

Registration Open! Early bird pricing ends February 24, 2016. Illinois Youth Services Institute (IYSI) April 1-2, 2016 Marriott Bloomington-Normal Hotel and Conference Center The 2016 Illinois Youth Services Institute (IYSI) Be Bold! Experiment brings together Youth Services library staff from all...
Continuing Education Opportunity

Building Projects 101

Hello all, I apologize for any cross postings… Please pass on to all who may be interested! I am coordinating an all day workshop intended for public libraries who are interested in doing a building project someday, but don't know where to start. I have worked with the LACONI Admin Section to...