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Moving Forward Together - December 5, 2014

The December 5, 2014, IHLS newsletter includes:

  • IHLS Staff Changes
  • Delivery Counts
  • OCLC Training Sessions Scheduled
  • IHLS Holiday Closings
  • Book Themed Christmas Trees
  • Annual Library Certification
  • FY2015 Live & Learn Construction Grants
  • ILA 2015 Conference Program Proposals
  • Consider the Opportunity
  • SYNERGY: The Illinois Library Leadership Initiative Returns!
  • The Big Read
  • Seeking Soon to be Famous Nominations
  • Upcoming Free Webinars
  • Continuing Education Opportunities
    • Webinar on Managing Family Medical Leaves of Absence (FMLA)
    • Webinar on Grants
  • In the News
  • ILA E-Newsletter
  • Grants, Awards & Scholarships
  • Upcoming Events in Library Learning

All IHLS offices closed for Thanksgiving

All IHLS offices will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28, 2014. Please note that delivery will not run. See our Office Hours page for a listing of IHLS Holidays.

Board Meeting Recap - November 2014

A recap of significant actions taken by the board at their November 25, 2014, meeting in Effingham, IL.

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Next board meeting date: January 27, 2015 in Effingham.

Moving Forward Together - November 14, 2014

The November 14, 2014, IHLS newsletter includes:

  • Quarterly Delivery Count November 17-21
  • Please Comment on Proposed IHLS Bylaws Change
  • November IHLS Board Meeting
  • IHLS Closed for Thanksgiving
  • FY2015 School District Library Grant Deadline
  • OCLC Training Sessions Scheduled
  • Upcoming Free Webinars
  • Continuing Education Opportunities
     

IHLS offices closed Tuesday, November 11

All IHLS offices will be closed in observance of Veteran's Day on Tuesday, November 11, 2014. Please note that delivery will run. See our Office Hours page for a listing of IHLS Holidays.

Moving Forward Together - October 31, 2014

The October 31, 2014, IHLS newsletter includes:

  • Visit IHLS at ISLMA!
  • Board Meeting Recap
  • Please Comment on Proposed IHLS Bylaws Change
  • Connect with Leslie – November 6, 2014
  • Job Postings
  • Delivery Tip – Transit Slips
  • Two Deadlines Today
  • FY2015 School District Library Grant application now available online
  • Member Spotlight:  Mattoon Middle School
  • Think Outside The Barn @ Your library
  • Continuing Education Opportunities
    • Webinar on E-rate Rules for FY2015
    • Webinar on Copyright for Digitization Projects
    • Webinar on Managing Family Medical Leaves of Absence (FMLA)
    • Webinar on Grants
  • In the News
  • ILA E-Newsletter
  • Grants, Awards & Scholarships
     

Board Meeting Recap - October 2014

A recap of significant actions taken by the board at their October 28, 2014, meeting in Effingham, IL.

Click here for the original agenda.

Next board meeting date: November 25, 2014 in Effingham.

Moving Forward Together - October 10, 2014

 

The October 10, 2014,IHLS newsletter includes:

  • Please Comment on Proposed IHLS Bylaws Change
  • Connect with Leslie Recording & Board Recap
  • Visit IHLS at ILA and ISLMA Conferences
    • E-Books and Illinois Libraries: The Good, the Bad and the Misunderstood
    • Resource Sharing Rocks!
    • ILA Pub Stroll
    • FaceTime: Networking at ILA
  • Member Spotlight – Linda McDonnell, 2014 ILA Trustee of the Year
  • Member Spotlight: Library to dedicate room to long time board member
  • IHLS Member’s Day - October 20, 2014
  • Delivery Tip - Locked Media Cases
  • Visit eRead Illinois at ILA!
  • “Leading Change” Coming Soon to Tinley Park
  • Registration Now Open:  The annual conference of the Health Science Librarians of Illinois (HSLI), November 13-14, 2014
  • 2015 Summer Reading!
  • Great Lakes Resource Sharing Conference
  • Upcoming Free Webinars
  • Grants, Awards & Scholarships
  • In the News
  • E-News from the Illinois State Library
  • Upcoming Events in Library Learning
     

Board Meeting Recap - September 2014

A recap of significant actions taken by the board at their September 23, 2014, meeting in Effingham, IL.

Click here for the original agenda.

Next board meeting date: October 28, 2014 in Effingham.

Moving Forward Together - September 22, 2014

The September 22, 2014, IHLS newsletter includes:

  • IHLS Board Meeting (Time Change)
  • Connect with Leslie - September 25, 2014
  • IHLS Member’s Day - October 20, 2014
  • First Delivery Count Week Complete
  • Library Directors’ Chat
  • Job Postings
  • CollectionHQ Group Purchase
  • Great Lakes Resource Sharing Conference
  • Call for Ideas: 2016 Teen CSLP Manual
  • Upcoming Free Webinars
  • Grants, Awards & Scholarships
  • In the News
  • E-News from the Illinois State Library
  • OCLC Trainings Scheduled
  • Upcoming Events in Library Learning

Banned Books Week, Sept. 21-27, 2014

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