Library at Westbrook Elementary School

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The library at the Westbrook Elementary School in Glenview. See Facebook for more photos.

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STEAM Fair at Glen Ellyn PL

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Glen Ellyn Public Library held its 2nd Annual STEAM Fair in February. Read more.

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Congratulations to Walnut PLD

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Executive Director Dee Brennan presented a ceremonial grant check to the Walnut Public Library District on February 20. The grant will be used to upgrade the library's catalog. Pictured (l to r): Children's Librarian Kimberly Laktus, Dee Brennan, Library Director Michele McAlvey, and Board President Dan McAlvey. 

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Executive Director Dee Brennan Interviewed by Radio Station

RAILS Executive Director Dee Brennan was recently interviewed by WVIK, a Quad Cities-area radio station. In the interview, Dee relates the importance of RAILS' "number one job" of encouraging and expanding resource sharing in Illinois and explains the history of Illinois library systems.

She talks about the relevance of library systems and shares exciting news about the success of the eRead Illinois and talking book programs. She gives her take on e-books, e-content, and publishers, shares how she began her career in libraries, and more.

Listen to the interview at: http://wvik.org/post/scribble-dierdre-brennan.