OLIS News and Updates

Applications open for 2024 LORI Grant Programs

November 30, 2023
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Members of the LORI network are invited to apply for 2024 LORI Project Grants and Mini-Grants for projects that advance library services in RI.

2023 New England Teen Summit

November 29, 2023
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The 2023 New England Teen Summit was a success as 179 library staff members from across the region came together virtually for a day of inspiration and collaboration.

Digital magazines now available in OSL Catalog

November 10, 2023
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Digital magazine titles available online via Flipster are now discoverable in the Ocean State Libraries (OSL) catalog!

Fall 2023 LORI Delivery Item Count

October 19, 2023
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The Fall Delivery Item Count will take place from Sunday, October 29 to Saturday, November 4.

New England Teen Summit 2023

October 02, 2023
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Join your neighbors for the annual New England Teen Summit! Library staff throughout New England are invited to this free, virtual event focused on teen services.

Free Library Journal Online Courses for RI Library Staff - Seats are Limited!

September 26, 2023
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This fall OLIS will be sponsoring limited attendance at two Library Journal online courses: Library De-escalation Training and Equity-Centered Library Leadership.