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New staff at ICFL

Administrative services manager

The Commission is very happy to welcome our new administrative services manager, Roger Dubois, who joined the staff on January 3. Dubois comes to us with depth and breadth of experience gained through 30 years in the Air Force.

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Urgent! Public Libraries Must Respond by July 2 to be part of the BTOP Candidate Pool

All public library directors should have received an e-mail last Friday addressing the candidate pool for our Broadband Technology Opportunity Program (BTOP) grant proposal. Over the spring we’ve heard from a number of libraries that their reported connectivity speed is incorrect.

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Applicants sought for Idaho Commission for Libraries Commissioner

The Idaho Commission for Libraries Board of Commissioners is seeking applicants for a term on the Board running through June 30, 2015. A resident of Eastern Idaho is being sought.

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BTOP grant proposal update

Our Public Computing Center application has passed the first step of the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program evaluation process. As of May 18, our application is in the due diligence phase. In the next few days we expect to receive a Supplemental Information Request with the reviewers’ follow-up questions.

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Applicants sought for Idaho Commission for Libraries Commissioner

The Idaho Commission for Libraries Board of Commissioners is seeking applicants for a term on the Board running through June 30, 2015. A resident of Eastern Idaho is being sought.

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LSTA Advisory Council Seats Open

The Idaho Board of Library Commissioners is seeking nominations for two seats on the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) Advisory Council. One seat is for an At Large Member (a member from any type of library: public, school, academic, or special) from the northern Idaho area to fill a position vacated with one year remaining in the appointment.

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Job Announcement

Position: Digital Repository Librarian
Organization: Idaho Commission for Libraries
Closing date: August 16, 2009

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2009 Changes to Open Meeting Laws

Be sure to check out the changes in the Idaho Open Meeting Laws -- these impact the boards of both city and district libraries. You can read more on the Idaho Commission for Libraries' Website under Library Laws.

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    FY08 Public Library Online Survey

    The online Annual Report Form for FY08 is now ready and available. You will find it here: http://collect.btol.com

    Usernames and passwords are the same as last year, but if you do not know, or have forgotten them, please call us and we will get that information to you. If we are not in the office you can leave a message on our answering machine and we will return your call.

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    Your Feedback, Our Solutions

    One of the biggest challenges web developers face is having to undergo a site redesign. The stakeholders involved (including the people that have to use the darn thing!) usually have their own notions on how things should work or how they should be positioned on the screen. The key is to strike a balance between these varying opinions, the vision of what the site will be, industry best practices, time constraints, and budget concerns to come up with a design that fits it all together. Easy, right?