Posted on: August 25, 2016 - 4:21pm

On October 19, 2016, Library Journal, School Library Journal, and thousands of library professionals from around the world will gather for the eighth annual Digital Shift virtual conference to focus on the challenges and opportunities presented by the digital transition’s impact on libraries and their communities.

Posted on: August 23, 2016 - 8:45am

Registration for Digipalooza 2017, August 2-4 in Cleveland, is open!

Digipalooza is OverDrive’s international user group conference for staff involved in library collection development, front-line support, electronic resources, marketing, training, or administrative decisions.  Registration is $199.

Read more about the conference at or register at

Posted on: August 22, 2016 - 12:39pm

Thanks to the work of the WPLC, the Wisconsin Historical Society, WiLS, and the Wisconsin Newspaper Association, 85,000 pages of pre-2005 newspapers from 12 communities around the state have been added to Archive of Wisconsin Newspapers!  Funding from the WPLC as well as Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds awarded to the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction by the Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) made this project possible.

Wisconsin residents now have access the following historical newspapers from Archive of Wisconsin Newspapers:

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