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Community Needs Response Plan

Community Needs Response Plan (aka Strategic Plan) Workshop Do you have a plan? The Nebraska Guidelines for Public Library Accreditation require that a library have an up-to-date Community Needs Response Plan (formerly known as the Strategic Plan) in place. The … Continue reading

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is one week away. Your students or patrons can help you make this eye-catching display:            

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February Display Ideas

January is starting off really cold. We can hope that, by February, it will be a teeny bit warmer (above zero would be nice). For this month, you could put together a display of teddy bears and make a sign … Continue reading

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42 Books That Will Become Movies/TV Shows in 2018

This information comes from a terrific blog called The Perpetual Page Turner. If you have these titles, they would make an interesting display. Put a small sign on the cover of each indicating when the movie or tv show will … Continue reading

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Find the Clues to Solve Your Next Quest at the Library

Library supporters can download video and audio public service announcements (PSAs) in celebration of 1982 Caldecott winner “Jumanji” and the release of “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” coming to theaters in December 2017. For a limited time, Sony Pictures Entertainment, … Continue reading

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January Display Ideas

It is hard to think about the New Year when we are all wrapped up in the holidays. Here is an easy bulletin board to put up to start off the year. Cover the board with bright yellow or gold … Continue reading

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Rebooting Your Router…Again?

This article tells you why turning off your router generally fixes whatever problem you are having…and why you should wait 10 seconds before turning it back on.

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Nebraska OverDrive Libraries Basic Training

      December 7   10:00 – 11:30 am This “basic training” session will provide brief background information on the Nebraska OverDrive Libraries group (history, funding, policy, procedure), as well as a tour of the Nebraska OverDrive Libraries digital collection … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

  The CPLS System Office will be closed November 23-24 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

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December Display Ideas

Our first snow came early this year! Here is a fitting bulletin board idea. Put a blue background on your bulletin board and then add a layer of white for snow. Place a large snowman in the center. The title … Continue reading

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