Falcons in the Library

Member Spotlight
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The Evanston Public Library is home to a peregrine falcon nesting site. Read more.

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Library Time

Member Spotlight
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One of the unique clocks at the Berkeley Public Library.

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RAILS Presence at BookExpo America (BEA)

If you are heading to BookExpo America at McCormick Place (Chicago) on May 11 – 13, don’t miss the International Digital Publisher’s Forum program on “The Future of E-book Discovery,” on Tuesday, May 10, from 2:15 – 3:00 p.m.

Veronda Pitchford, RAILS Director of Membership Development and Resource Sharing, will be among the panelists. She will also co-present at “ALA@BEA Libraries Transform: Nurture Local Writers at Your Library,” on Thursday, May 12, from 10:00 – 10:50 a.m.
 
RAILS will be among the organizations staffing the Power of Libraries booth (#1623). Be sure to stop by to find out how libraries are partnering with publishers to find innovative ways for consortial shared e-book collections to deliver e-books to libraries and their patrons.


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And the Winner is...

Did You Know?
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The 2016 Soon To Be Famous Illinois Author is Geralyn Hesslau Magrady for her historical novel, Lines—. The winner was announced at a ceremony at the Chicago Ridge Public Library. See photos. Photo courtesy of Soon To Be Famous Illinois Author project.

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