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Blog Posts by Teresa.Lipus
You might think that your broadband is completely sufficient for your library’s needs, but:
By Gina Persichini, technology & access services consultant
LiLI.org has seen a lot of changes this year. Here is a recap of new content, and information about what you might see for the LiLI Portal in the near future:
The Idaho Library Association (ILA) 2015 Annual Conference, “Libraries Leading the Way,” will be held in Boise, at Boise State University.
Best Small Library in America Nomination—public libraries
Postmark deadline: September 9, 2015
The Office of the Attorney General recently published several manuals of interest to public libraries:
Idaho’s Career Development Workshop tour will start Sept. 23 in northern Idaho and conclude on Oct. 16 in Nampa. Session choices include an overview of PTE SkillStack and Advanced Opportunities, Basic CIS and CIS Portfolio Use and Administration, and College Planning with Next Steps Idaho.
The Idaho Commission for Libraries recently put together an overview of the State of the State’s Libraries. Commission staff members encourage public library trustees, directors, and library staff to view this 17-minute video and provide some feedback so we can see if video presentations are a tool that you find useful.
The Institute of Museum and Library Services is now accepting nominations for the 2016 National Medal for Museum and Library Service award, which recognizes libraries and museums that make significant and exceptional contributions in service to their communities.
Recently, the White House announced the 2015 White House Conference on Aging to be held July 13. This event occurs only once every 10 years.