It is a great resource for library staff and trustees.
We have added a page listing potential grants for our member libraries. They can be found under the drop down menu for Member Information under the subheading Grant Opportunities.
An updated ILL Contacts list was posted today.
4CLS will be closed on the following dates in 2016:
January 1 – New Year’s Day (Friday)
January 18 – Martin Luther King Day (Monday)
February 15 – Presidents Day (Monday)
May 30 – Memorial Day (Monday)
July 4 – Independence Day (Monday)
September 5 – Labor Day (Monday)
October 10 – Columbus Day (Monday)
November 11 – Veterans Day (Friday)
November 24 – Thanksgiving Day (Thursday)
November 25 – Day After Thanksgiving (Friday)
December 26 – Christmas Day (observed) (Monday)
These dates have been recorded in the System Calendar.
The minutes of the June 17 Circulation/ILL meeting have been posted to the Circ/ILL Interest Group Page.
Also posted were a copy of the revised Last Copy Collection sign-up form and examples of confusing or illegible transit slips.
A spreadsheet (Excel) version of the Circulation Policy Map that was distributed at the May Governing Council meeting has been posted to the Governing Council Page. You can download the file directly here: http://libraries.4cls.org/4cls/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/Copy-of-CircPolicyIntranet-01292015.xlsx
The minutes for the May 15 Governing Council meeting have been posted on the Governing Council Page.
The key decisions from the meeting:
- All Damage & Lost payments should be returned to the owning library
- For other bill types, payments of $10 or more should be sent to the billing library
- Payments below $10 can be kept by the library receiving the payment
This new program encourages members to purchase their computers and other equipment and software through the system. Program specifics can be found here.