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RAILS and Gale Provide Online Access to Accredited High School Diplomas

RAILS and Gale, a Cengage company, are working together to offer accredited high school diplomas and career certificates at participating public libraries across the state. Adults in these communities who have a library card can participate in the innovative Career Online High School (COHS) program...
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Newest ILDS Label

The Illinois Library Delivery Service (ILDS) connects the different delivery service areas in Illinois. RAILS libraries should use an ILDS label when sending materials outside of their delivery service area. Libraries should be using the newest version of the label dated September 2016 (see date in...
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Budget Update

RAILS Budget Update RAILS anticipates receiving approximately $5,781,805 in Live and Learn funds in the near future - a little over half of our funding for FY2016 (July 2015 - June 2016). Library systems are funded by a combination of Live and Learn funds and general state revenues. RAILS has not...