Library News

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Moving Forward TOGETHER

Good News!

Board Meeting Recap

Connect with Leslie

Annual Library Certification Process

Inclement Weather Closing

SHARE Update - 38 Days to Polaris!

Draft Circulation & Resource Sharing Policies

SHARE Local Meeting - March 19, 2013

MLA Webcast-Partnering to Prevent Diagnostic Error: Librarians on the Inside Track

Apply Now for Small Public Library Management Institute (SPLMI)

E-News from the Illinois State Library

Library Support Staff Certification (LSSC) Program

Grant Opportunities

What’s New @ WebJunction Illinois

Libraries in the News

Board Meeting Recap - February 2013

A recap of significant actions taken by the board at their February 26, 2013, meeting in Effingham, IL.

Click here for the original agenda.

Next board meeting date: March 26, 2013, 6:00 pm at the the Helen Matthes Library in Effingham.  

February 2013 Board Meeting Packet has been posted

The board packet for the February board meeting has been posted to the Board Meetings section of the IHLS website.

IHLS Offices Closing Due to Weather

Due to the pending inclement weather today, IHLS will close our buildings as follows:

·         Edwardsville closes at 11:00 a.m.
·         Decatur closes at 1:00 p.m.
·         Carterville closes at 2:00 p.m.

All libraries may not receive delivery today. We will get to them as soon as we can.

IHLS Offices closed Monday, February 18

Just a reminder that all IHLS offices will be closed and delivery will not operate Monday, February 18, in observance of President's Day. 

All four will reopen February 19th, and additional delivery routes may run to compensate for volume.

 

Moving Forward TOGETHER

In the latest edition of the MFT:

IHLS Holiday Closing

February IHLS Board Meeting

Proposed changes to IHLS Bylaws

Seeking Potential Candidates for IHLS Board Elections

Annual Library Certification Process

SHARE Update - 53 Days  to Polaris!

SHARE Local Meeting - March 19, 2013

Back to Books Grant

LibraryLearning (L2)

What’s New @ WebJunction Illinois

American Libraries Live

Libraries in the News

Grant Opportunities

 

ILLINET Interlibrary Loan Code Survey

The Illinois State Library has invited library professionals to serve as committee members to revise the ILLINET Interlibrary Loan Code.

Moving Forward TOGETHER

In the latest edition of the MFT:

Seeking Potential Candidates for IHLS Board Elections

Annual Library Certification Process

SHARE Update - 59 Days to Polaris!

SHARE Executive Council Meeting - February 11, 2013

SHARE Local Meeting - February 12, 2013

ILA Library Trustee Forum 2013 Workshop

E-News from the Illinois State Library

Grant Opportunities

What’s New @ WebJunction Illinois

Libraries in the News

SHARE Executive Council Meeting - February 11, 2013

There will be a SHARE Executive Council meeting at the IHLS Edwardsville office at 10am Monday, February 11, 2013.

Click here to view the agenda.

 

Seeking Potential Candidates for IHLS Board Elections

The IHLS Nominating Committee is searching for potential candidates for the 2013 IHLS Board Elections. The following positions on the board are up for election this year:

1 Public Library Representative
4 Public Library Trustee Representatives
There are currently no open seats for representatives from Academic, School or Special libraries.

Please share this survey link:
http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/IHLS2013nomination  with board members and colleagues--any Public Library professionals and/or Public Library Trustees who may be interested in serving a three year term on the IHLS Board of Directors. Please complete the survey yourself if you are interested.

Only people interested in appearing on the election ballot should complete the survey. The Nominating committee will consider all survey responses and will select candidates to appear on the ballot. The committee has several factors to consider in creating a balanced ballot in accordance with the IHLS by-laws. Completing the survey does not guarantee one’s appearance on the ballo