Weekly Webcast Recap

By |April 21st, 2017|Blog|

Essential Techniques for Life Science Research Library Journal May 3, 1:00pm Eastern Successful life sciences and biomedical innovation follows a cycle of discovery, protection and commercialization. Without these three phases, a brilliant idea will never be more than a brilliant idea. Nigel Robinson, Director, Content Management at Clarivate Analytics will share techniques for life science [...]

Library Connections

By |April 20th, 2017|Blog, News|

Public Libraries Spring Book Sales

By |April 19th, 2017|Blog|

MN Woodcut

By |April 18th, 2017|Legacy Events|

Some libraries may have limited space for participants. Please be sure to check with the library or come early!

John Schifsky joins the ALS Board

By |April 18th, 2017|Blog|

On January 1, John Schifsky joined the Arrowhead Library System (ALS) Governing Board as an appointee of the St. Louis County Board of Commissioners. On April 13, Mr. Schifsky received the oath of office as a member of the ALS Board. He is a former faculty member at the College of Saint Scholastica. Pictured administering [...]

Weekly Webcast Recap

By |April 14th, 2017|Blog|

Basics of Personal Digital File Management CISCO May 2, 1:00pm Central This webinar will discuss some of the most important topics surrounding the management of all of your digital "stuff" including photos, files, and email. Librarians will learn some best practices for file naming and organization--all of which can be shared with their users. How [...]

Library Publishing Forum & ACRL 2017

By |April 13th, 2017|Blog|

Jodi Carlson Grebinoski, UMD Kathryn A. Martin Library   Thank you very much for the scholarship to assist with the travel cost to Baltimore. I attended the Library Publishing Forum and ACRL 2017: At the Helm Leading Transformation in Baltimore, Maryland in March.  Both the Publishing Forum and the ACRL conference had many great sessions.   One [...]

Library Tech Conference

By |April 12th, 2017|Blog|

By Danielle Danke, Duluth Public Library Thank you to the Arrowhead Library System for providing a scholarship to support my attendance at the 2017 Library Technology Conference in St. Paul. LibTech is a forward thinking conference that focuses on ways libraries are using and can use technologies in their work to better serve their patrons. [...]

The Bookmobile (courtesy of StoryCorps)

By |April 12th, 2017|Blog|

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 is National Bookmobile Day! Find out more about the ALS Bookmobile service at

Weekly Webcast Recap

By |April 7th, 2017|Blog|

Introduction to Critical Information Literacy: Promoting Social Justice through Librarianship ALA April 10, continuing for 5 weeks Fee $225.00 Librarians have a long history of fighting for social justice, and today the need to continue the fight seems as strong as ever. You may find that members of your community are eager to get involved [...]