Two scholarship deadlines are now

You’ve got until the end of the day to apply for scholarship for the Wisconsin Library Association Annual Conference (October 24-27, Middleton, WI) and tomorrow for the Library Marketing and Communications Conference (November 7-8, Indianapolis, IN). All the IFLS scholarship info is available for the year. Questions go to Leah (

You’ve got a day to tell IFLS what you think by Sep 8

This short survey will let you give feedback about the IFLS Strategic Plan, and help us serve you better. Complete by Sep 8, please and thank you. John sent out an email with the Strategic Plan document, or read it here.

WLA registration open, Early Bird rates through Sep 15

This year’s conference, Don’t Stop Believing, will be Oct 24-27 at the Madison Marriot West,

Why go? It inspiring, empowering and enlightening. Click the link to see the impressive slate of keynote presenters, extensive breakout sessions and events. See you there?

Tip Jar!!

Please remember to let the IFLS ILL department know of any prolonged employee absences that will affect ILL. A quick email to or a Help Desk ticket with the dates is great!


New on the website

  • Policy Examples, a new page in the article index under Library Administration>Policy. Katelyn put together a wide range of real policies from a variety of libraries. Check it out!
  • The COVID-19 category is gone. Don’t worry, Lori will continue to have Curbside Pickup Procedures under MORE>Circulation in the article index.
  • Marketing Tea date change to Thursday, Sep 21, so you don’t have to pick between IFLS-sponsored events.

Coming right up