David Lankes has made his book Expect More: Demanding Better Libraries For Today’s Complex World available for free download -- get your copy here. You can have it in any of these formats; choose the one that best fits your reading style:
Do you know all the things your library can borrow through Winnefox? Make sure you take advantage of the great gear we can lend you and your staff!
Want to attend a conference, training or other library continuing education program, but need financial assistance? Apply for one of these grants or scholarships to help pay for it:
The "Pushing the Limits: A Reading, Viewing, Discussion Series for Rural Libraries" project is looking for 75 rural libraries to join a grant project funded by the National Science Foundation. This program extends the building blocks of science literacy to two new audiences: rural librarians and adults in the communities they serve. The goal of Pushing the Limits is to:
Twenty-five applicants will be selected to attend the 2013 Wisconsin Youth Services Development Institute, which will be held September 8 - 11, 2013 at the Heartwood Conference Center in Trego, Wisconsin. Would you like to attend?