The Collection: eBooks for Idaho Library Staff

The Collection logo

by Gina Persichini, technology & access services consultant

The Collection is a new service for Idaho library staff from the Idaho Commission for Libraries (ICfL). It includes content of interest to library staff in the areas of management, leadership, maker spaces, programming, and technical services, and much more.

Sale of Tangible Goods by a Public Library is Taxable

Tax Commission logo

by Kevin Tomlinson, southwest/south central Idaho library consultant

Idaho Library Snapshot Day 2016

Snapshot Day logo

Idaho Library Snapshot Day is being held during National Library Week, April 10-16, 2016.

What is it? Idaho Library Snapshot Day is designed to capture the impact that Idaho libraries have on their community on a typical day. Snapshot Day is also a great time to collect library user comments and take photos for your website or other promotional materials.

Resources for Developing Partnerships

Libraries Transform logo

by Shirley Biladeau, continuing education consultant

Here are a couple of sites to explore to learn more about how to develop partnerships within and throughout your community.

LiLI Database Content Notes

LiLI logo

by Gina Persichini, technology & access services consultant
LearningExpress Library
SAT 2016 Preparation. LearningExpress has preparation materials for the newly updated SAT in the College Preparation Center.

Idaho Day at Idaho libraries

photo of party on the praire

Idaho Day, March 4, 2016, was celebrated at the Idaho State Capitol building and many other locations around the state.

Celebrating Idaho Day by Posting the Colors

Photo of Roger Dubois, Tina Schilling, and David Harrel post the colors

To celebrate Idaho Day, March 4, 2016, the Idaho Commission for Libraries (ICfL) had a posting of the colors with our new Idaho and American flags. The colors were posted by an honor guard consisting of ICfL staff members David Harrell and Tina Schilling, who is also a veteran.

My First Books Application for 2016-2017 Open Now

My First Books (MFB) is a Read to Me program that has been successfully implemented since 1997. This program strengthens partnerships between public libraries and local schools, preschools, Head Start sites, and child care providers. The program is designed to increase "underserved" children's access to quality print materials and strengthen family reading practices at home.