E-Rate Form 471 deadline extended

The application filing window for libraries for E-rate Form 471 has been extended to July 21! (this extension date is not reflected in our current newsletter) See the USAC Special Edition News Brief for details. Find helpful information to complete E-rate forms on the NLC…

Makerspace Workshop with Craig Lefteroff

Technology Programming & Makerspaces With Craig Lefteroff, NLC Technology Innovation Librarian Running Programs: Technology Training at Your Library: We’ll delve into technology programs, from basic computer classes to presentations on topics such as coding and virtual reality.  We’ll discuss planning, format, marketing, and follow-up, so…

Library Improvement Grant Winners

The Nebraska Library Commission recently awarded Library Improvement Grants for 2016 totaling $58,983 to thirteen Nebraska public libraries, and a state-run institutional library. These competitive grants were funded with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) monies from the Institute of Museum and Library Services…

It’s not too late!

Have you seen the new NLA advocacy tool, Engage? Through Engage you can receive updates on advocacy efforts and easily search for your elected representatives. There is also an option to join the mailing list, a great way to stay informed of advocacy issues concerning…

The search is on!

Three Rivers Library System is now officially searching for 4 member librarians to fill the role of System Peer Coordinator in four county groups. If you are interested please send a resume and cover letter to our office at 11929 Elm St. suite 18 Omaha,…