If you're attending the Illinois Library Association (ILA) Conference, October 10–12, at the Tinley Park Convention Center, be sure to visit the RAILS booth (#1106) in the exhibit hall Wednesday & Thursday, October 11 & 12.
Exhibit hours are:
- October 11, Noon–5 p.m.
- October 12, 9:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
You'll hear our latest news and have a chance to spin the RAILS trivia wheel and win a great prize! You can also talk to Mark Hatch, Delivery and Facilities Director, during his booth hours October 11, noon–2 p.m. and October 12, 9–11 a.m.
Learn about developing effective leaders by attending "Make It Work: Elevating Library Leadership in Illinois" on October 10, at 4 p.m. Veronda Pitchford, Director of Membership Development and Resource Sharing, will speak at this program, along with several others from RAILS member libraries.
Finally, the Soon to Be Famous Illinois Author Project (STBF) will be holding a program "This is What a Self-Published Author Looks Like" on Tuesday, October 10, at 1:30 p.m. Strategies and personal stories regarding self-publishing will be discussed by previous STBF winners, and more.