Member Updates & Networking Events

RAILS Member Update Videoconference

We hold a quarterly Member Update meeting that is videoconferenced at our offices and available libraries in our network. In addition to hearing our latest news, you'll also have the opportunity to network with colleages at other libraries.

You may also watch and participate online, through RAILS Live video/chat.

The next Member Update is scheduled for:

Recordings of recent RAILS Member Updates are available on YouTube:

Networking Events

We schedule regular local networking events, hosted by libraries thoughout our service area. All library staff - working in all types of libraries - are invited to attend. These events feature RAILS news, detailed information about some of our services, and plenty of time for sharing news about your library and networking with colleagues.

If you're interested in hosting a Networking Event at your library, contact the RAILS Communications Department, or 630.734.5000 (press 3).

Wednesday, Apr 11

RAILS Member Update

10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Quarterly update session featuring the latest news from RAILS. Members will also have an opportunity to share what is going on at their libraries. All are welcome! You'll hear the latest news on RAILS efforts to update our strategic plan, our new system membership standards, and Find More Illinois...