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IHLS News: Moving Forward Together - June 5, 2015

 

                

The June 5, 2015, IHLS newsletter includes:

  • FY15 Deadline to Order Discounted Illinois Library Laws & Rules
  • IHLS Offices Closed June 11, 2015
  • Polaris Maintenance June 12, 2015
  • All IHLS Public Libraries Required to Complete Non-Resident Fee Survey
  • IHLS Annual Meeting – June 23, 2015
  • Grants, Awards & Scholarships
  • In the News
  • E-News from the Illinois State Library
  • Upcoming Free Webinars
  • Upcoming Events in Library Learning

Invitation to IHLS Annual Meeting

All IHLS Public Libraries Required to Complete Non-Resident Fee Survey

IHLS is required to maintain a list on the IHLS website of non-resident program information from IHLS public libraries and to indicate whether or not a library participates in the non-resident fee program and what that fee is. Each year IHLS asks all IHLS public libraries for this information. This information is being gathered by a survey found at this link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/8H5VZMZThe deadline for completion of the survey is June 22, 2015.

IHLS News: Moving Forward Together - May 29, 2015

The May 29, 2015, IHLS newsletter includes:

  • Connect with Leslie Recording and Board Recap
  • 2015 IHLS Board of Directors Election
  • Delivery Update: Media Cases
  • New Statewide Delivery Services Web Page
  • Illinois Library Laws & Rules discount
  • IHLS Offices Closed June 11, 2015
  • Maker Camp Summer Camp
  • Grants, Awards & Scholarships
  • In the News
  • E-News from the Illinois State Library
  • ILA E-Newsletter
  • Upcoming Free Webinars
  • Upcoming Events in Library Learning
     

Board Meeting Recap - May 2015

A recap of significant actions taken by the board at their May 26, 2015, meeting in Effingham, IL.

Next board meeting date: Tuesday, June 23, 2015.

2015 IHLS Board of Directors Election

The results of the 2015 IHLS Board of Directors election have been announced. The Nominating Committee would like to thank everyone on the ballot for taking part in this election process. Terms of office begin on July 1 and end on June 30, the System’s fiscal year.

Elected for three-year terms beginning July 2015:

IHLS News: Moving Forward Together - May 22, 2015

The May 22, 2015, IHLS newsletter includes:

  • IHLS Offices Closed Memorial Day
  • Retirement News - Faith Jones
  • IHLS Board Meeting – May 26, 2015
  • Connect with Leslie - May 27, 2015
  • Delivery Update: School Delivery & Du Quoin Hub Changes
  • Illinois Library Laws & Rules discount
  • IHLS Offices Closed June 11, 2011
  • Grants, Awards & Scholarships
  • In the News
  • E-News from the Illinois State Library
  • ILA E-Newsletter
  • I Love Libraries Newsletter
  • Upcoming Free Webinars
  • Upcoming Events in Library Learning
     

HLS Offices Closed Memorial Day

All IHLS offices will be closed in observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 25, 2015.

Delivery and Talking Book Services will not be provided. See our Office Hours page for a listing of IHLS Holidays.

Happy Retirement, Faith!

Congratulations to Faith Jones, Operations Manager in our Du Quoin office, on her upcoming retirement on Friday, May 22. Faith has 27 years of dedication and service to library system members in Illinois. We thank Faith for her many years of hard work.

Happy Retirement!

Moving Forward Together - May 14, 2015

The May 14, 2015, IHLS newsletter includes:

  • Illinois Library Laws & Rules discount
  • Delivery Update:  New Delivery Customer Ticketing Software
  • IHLS Holiday Closing
  • Member Spotlight:  “Up and Away”
  • Member Spotlight - Call for Submissions
  • Intellectual Freedom Award
  • ILEAD USA Survey
  • Grants, Awards & Scholarships
  • In the News
  • E-News from the Illinois State Library
  • ILA E-Newsletter
  • Upcoming Free Webinars
  • Upcoming Events in Library Learning