Weekly Digest: Short and sweet

New! New puzzle competition kits (email from Katelyn) WVLS has recently added some new items to the LendItems catalog, and I wanted to call your attention to their puzzle competition kits. I recall there being some interest among libraries about sharing puzzles to...

YS Update

Contents: New Lend Items Kits Scholarships Available to Attend ALSC National Institute Collaborative Summer Library Program—Free Virtual Author Presentations Survey about Teen Anti-Book Ban Programs Return of the Blog New Lend Items Kits Our neighbors and partners the...

Tenure-track Library Faculty (two positions) – Eau Claire, WI

UW-Eau Claire’s McIntyre Library is recruiting for two tenure-track library faculty positions: OER and Digital Learning Librarian – assistant professor Head of User Services and Instruction – assistant or associate professor These positions offer the opportunity to...

Weekly Digest: Act 150 funding deadline, scholarships and other valuable offers, Adult Services check-in dates to save ++

Note from Reb: You’re awesome I’m hearing so many great stories about the start of summer at many of our libraries. Love that! So while you’re socked-in busy with the start of summer, I thought I’d remind you that you are remarkable. Thanks for all you do.  Act...

Weekly Digest: a chill week with only 5 topics

Tip Jar! Open Meetings Law: Walking Quorums – Beware! Be sure to educate your boards on walking quorums, which can happen easier than you think. Example: Gandalf is willing to put on a firework display for a library SRP kickoff but needs board approval for cost...

Cataloger (part-time) – Eau Claire

IFLS Library System is seeking an organized, detail-oriented, and service-focused individual to fill a part-time cataloging position with MORE, a resource-sharing and ILS consortium of more than 50 member libraries in Western Wisconsin. Duties include creating...

Weekly Digest: *survey*, learning opportunities, notices

Is it just my imagination, or do the weeks go faster as the days get longer? Summer solstice is in just over a month. Zoom! Calling ALL Wisconsin Public Library Staff & Trustees! (ed: I got this from multiple sources this week, so please consider it important!)...

Library director (part-time) – Ogema, WI

The Ogema Public Library seeks a well-organized and energetic leader to direct the operations of their library. This position is for 10-25 hours a week. The library is part of the IFLS Library System and MORE system. The library serves a community of 1,293 in northern...

Weekly Digest: a tip, some deadlines, some opportunities (don’t miss out!)

Tip Jar What is strategic planning, and why is it important? It is a process that helps your library set priorities, focus energy and resources, ensure that your library and your stakeholders are working towards common goals, and assess and adjust your library’s...

Weekly Digest: Tip Jar, Big $, things to watch for

Tip Jar Interlibrary Loan (ILL) Remember to check the Notes section of the ILL paging slips for any extra information about the request, like a specific due dates, courier routes, or mailing instructions! Does your library have a display policy? If not, consider...

Youth Services Librarian – Phillips, WI

The Phillips Library seeks an enthusiastic, empathetic, and organized Youth Services Librarian. This position is responsible for planning, organizing, administering, and promoting programs and services targeted to youth and teens. The position also involves working...