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All library staff, boards, and friends of IHLS are invited to attend the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Board of Directors of IHLS on Monday, June 16, 2014. Join us as we recognize new and departing board members and celebrate the completion of our

​third amazing and innovative year.

The meeting begins at 5 p.m. at our Du Quoin office and light refreshments will be served. Please register in L2.

 

After the Annual Meeting you are welcome to attend the IHLS Board Meeting which will begin at 6 p.m. 

Moving Forward Together - June 10, 2014

The June 10, 2014, IHLS newsletter includes:

  • IHLS Offices Closed June 20, 2014
  • IHLS Annual Meeting on Monday
  • IHLS Board Meeting - June 16, 2014
  • Connect with Leslie: June 18, 2014, at 10:00 a.m.
  • Non-Resident Fee Survey Deadline June 15
  • Plinkit Migration Timeline
  • eRead Illinois Unveils New Website
  • OCLC News
    • WorldShare ILL
    • WorldCat Discovery
  • Member Spotlight
    • Retirement Open House for Pat Theivagt
  • Chicago Public Library Changes
  • Upcoming Free Webinars
  • Grants, Awards & Scholarships
  • In the News
  • E-News from the Illinois State Library
  • Upcoming Events in Library Learning
     

Moving Forward Together - May 30, 2014

The May 30, 2014, IHLS newsletter includes:

  • Board Meeting Recap
  • 2014 IHLS Board of Directors Election
  • Plinkit Migration
  • IHLS Annual Meeting
  • IHLS Offices Closed June 20, 2014
  • Non-Resident Fee Survey – Deadline: June 15, 2014
  • Delivery Tip
  • SHARE Update
  • Member Spotlight
    • Shelley Koehler Retirement
    • Homer Community Library 40th Anniversary Invitation
  • Small Public Library Management Institute Participants Announced
  • Two May 30th Deadlines Approaching
    • On the Front Lines Scholarships
    • Digitization Survey
  • Upcoming Free Webinars
  • Grants, Awards & Scholarships
  • In the News
  • E-News from the Illinois State Library
  • ILA E-Newsletter
  • I Love Libraries Newsletter
  • Upcoming Events in Library Learning
     

Board Meeting Recap - May 2014

A recap of significant actions taken by the board at their May 27, 2014, meeting in Effingham, IL.

Click here for the original agenda.

Next board meeting date: June 16, 2014 in Du Quoin.

Moving Forward Together - May 22, 2014

The May 22, 2014, IHLS newsletter includes:

  • IHLS Holiday Closing
  • May IHLS Board Meeting
  • Plinkit Migration
  • Retirement Reception for Alice Ford
  • WorldCat/FirstSearch Resource Sharing/ILL No Longer Available
  • WorldCat Discovery
  • Member Spotlight
    • Belleville West High School
    • Worden Public Library District Expansion
  • New Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections website announced
  • College of DuPage Summer and Fall 2014 classes
  • Upcoming Free Webinars
  • Grants, Awards & Scholarships
  • In the News
  • E-News from the Illinois State Library
  • ILA E-Newsletter

 

IHLS Holiday Closing

All IHLS offices will be closed in observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 26. Delivery and Talking Book Services will not be provided. Additional routes may run later in the week to compensate for volume.

New online class for Fall: LIBRA1820 - Library Technology

New online class for Fall:  LIBRA1820 - Library Technology will address trends in technology applications for library functions and services. For information about online courses, visit www.cod.edu/online. Carol Sturz, Coordinator sturzc@cod.edu

Moving Forward Together - May 6, 2014

The May 6, 2014, IHLS newsletter includes:

  • IHLS Funding News!
  • IHLS Staff Changes
  • Bylaws Update
  • Serving Our Public 3.0 Copies Available
  • Member Spotlight
  • Carrollton High School Library Learning Center Open House- May 14
  • Marrowbone Public Library District Community Room
  • ILA Reporter request: Unusual Library Collections
  • Upcoming Free Webinars
  • Grants, Awards & Scholarships
  • In the News
  • E-News from the Illinois State Library
  • Upcoming Events in Library Learning
     

Moving Forward Together - April 24, 2014

The April 24, 2014, IHLS newsletter includes:

  • Polaris Demonstrations for Prospective SHARE Libraries
  • Board Meeting Recap
  • Connect with Leslie: April 29, 2014, at 2:30 PM
  • Public Libraries: Non-Resident Fee Survey Now Available
  • ISL News: Allowable Delivery Items
  • Copies Available: Serving Our Public 3.0
  • Newest eRead Illinois Project Team Member
  • Important Interlibrary Loan Date: May 19, 2014
  • Member Spotlight - Bunker Hill Public Library District
  • LibNett (Libraries Networking Together)
  • Medium Pubs Meeting
  • Small Public Libraries Get-Together
  • Upcoming Free Webinars
  • Design Institute: The New Face of the Library
  • University of Illinois to Host National Archives Conference for Fraternities and Sororities
  • RAILS Online Auction
  • Grants, Awards & Scholarships
  • In the News
  • E-News from the Illinois State Library
  • ILA E-Newsletter
  • I Love Libraries Newsletter
     

Board Meeting Recap - April 2014

A recap of significant actions taken by the board at their April 22, 2014, meeting in Effingham, IL.

Click here for the original agenda.

Next board meeting date: May 27, 2014 in Effingham.

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