Common Acronyms

//Common Acronyms
Common Acronyms2018-11-28T11:55:07+00:00
  • ABLE = Alternative Basic Library Education
  • ALA = The American Library Association
  • ARSL = The Association for Rural & Small Libraries
  • CE = Continuing Education
  • CCR = Child Care Reads
  • CMLS = Comprehensive Mailing List System (TBS)
  • CMS = Content Managment System
  • COSLA = Chief Officers of State Library Agencies
  • CSLP = Collaborative Summer Library Program
  • FRW = Family Reading Week
  • ICfL = The Idaho Commission for Libraries
  • IHC = The Idaho Humanities Council
  • ILA = The Idaho Library Association
  • ILL = Interlibrary Loan
  • ILS = Integrated Library System
  • IMLS = The Institute of Museum and Library Services
  • JFAC = Joint Finance Appropriations Committee
  • JS = JumpStart
  • KLAS = Keystone Library Automation System
  • LiLI = Libraries Linking Idaho
  • LiLI-D = Libraries Linking Idaho Databases
  • LiLI-U = Libraries Linking Idaho Unlimited
  • LSTA = The Library Service and Technology Act – Funded by IMLS
  • LTAI = Let’s Talk About It reading and discussion program
  • MSCW = Multi State Center West (TBS)
  • NEH = The National Endowment for the Humanities
  • NLS = The National Library Service
  • OCLC = The Online Computer Library Center, library cooperative
  • OPAC = Online Public Access Catalog
  • PLA = The Public Library Association – a division of ALA
  • PNLA = The Pacific Northwest Library Association
  • RTM = Read To Me
  • SBoE = State Board of Education
  • SABLE = Supplemental Alternative Basic Library Education
  • TBS = Talking Book Service
  • TBT = Talking Book Topics (TBS)
  • VDB = Volunteer Digital Book (TBS – recorded in our studio)
  • YALSA = The Young Adult Library Services Association