OLIS News and Updates

OLIS announces 2024 LORI Grant Awards

February 20, 2024
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OLIS is proud to announce the recipients of the 2024 LORI Project and Mini-Grant Awards, dedicated to fostering innovation and excellence in library services across Rhode Island.

2024 Summer Reading Program Mini-Grants

February 20, 2024
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Request forms for the 2024 Summer Reading Program Mini-Grants are now available.

Sharing Visions Resource Sharing 2024 Virtual Conference

February 16, 2024
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Registration for the Sharing Visions Resource Sharing 2024 Virtual Conference is now open!

OLIS Staff Elected National Mentor

February 06, 2024
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Kelly Metzger re-elected as SDC Mentor and member of the Library Statistics Working Group.

Rhode Island Library Legislation

February 05, 2024
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Track Rhode Island legislation related to libraries on the OLIS Legislative Updates page.
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Proposed State Aid to Libraries Fiscal Year 2025 Announced

January 19, 2024
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The Governor’s Budget for fiscal year 2025 includes level funding for State Aid to Libraries.