Submitted by Brenda Hough on 11 November 2013 - 5:42pm
Illinois libraries have been actively involved in the development and testing phase of the Edge Initiative. In this article, we highlight a handful of resources from Illinois.
Submitted by Sarah Washburn on 16 October 2013 - 3:14pm
There's a lot of talk about the value in leaving the library building. Not for patrons, mind you, but for staff. I'm often reminded of a marvelous tip I learned from Gail Santy, a presenter at the Association for Rural and Small Libraries conference last year (handouts from her presentation).
Submitted by Alexis Caudell on 14 October 2013 - 7:54am
Conducting a needs assessment can sound intimidating, but if you break it down into small opportunities for conversations, you’ll be surprised by how much information you can gather. In this article, Mitchell Community Public Library director Alexis Caudell shares her advice and experiences.
Submitted by Bill Young on 2 October 2013 - 12:39pm
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Submitted by Brenda Hough on 21 August 2013 - 1:07pm
Submitted by Brenda Hough on 15 August 2013 - 9:55am
For over a year, we have been providing webinars featuring the Edge Initiative public library technology benchmarks. We've featured guests from around the country who have shared stories that represent best practices, lessons learned, and success. The next webinar is Wednesday, August 21st.
Submitted by Brenda Hough on 9 July 2013 - 8:46am
For almost a year, we have been providing webinars featuring the Edge Initiative public library technology benchmarks. We've featured guests from around the country who have shared stories that represent best practices and success. They have shared their experiences and tips and also their lessons learned. We're getting ready to begin a new series of webinars and would love your input!
Submitted by Brenda Hough on 5 July 2013 - 7:21am
Submitted by Stephanie Gerding on 31 May 2013 - 11:38am