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One Time Grant Opportunity

August 4 2020

The Kimberley Foundation is inviting small libraries in Canada to apply for one-time Pat Morris Caring for Communities: Flash Funding for Small Libraries grant of up to $1,000 to serve their communities during the COVID 19 pandemic. The deadline is August 31, 2020....

Face Mask Will Be Available at Your Library

July 30 2020

The Alberta Government has made free masks available through several places, including libraries. Check with your library for more information on obtaining free masks. Northern Lights is making all efforts to have these available for our member libraries in the coming…

The Aurora

June 30 2020

Very excited to share with you this season's Aurora newsletter. Thank you so much to the libraries for sharing their stories for everyone to enjoy. Next edition - September 2020. #librariesareamazing #NLLSlibraries #LibraryNews...

How to Spot Fake News - COVID 19 edition

May 2 2020

IFLA has released a great article about 'How to Spot Fake News at a Time of COVID-19.  Libraries continue to promote the importance of being information literate. With fighting misinformation around COVID-19 a key part of the overall response, libraries have the reputation…

Data Privacy Day

January 28 2020

January 28 is Data Privacy Day, take the time to develop best practices for safeguarding your personal information. 5 tips to keep you safe online: 1. Know what you are downloading 2. Use strong passwords. 3. Use only reliable sites. 4. Ensure antivirus program. 5.…

Libraries Are Amazing

January 8 2020

Do you have a library card? Are you aware of all of the eResources that are available to you 24/7? Here is a brochure highlighting those resources.  Check with your local library if you have any questions or need assistance.   Brochure Page 1 Brochure Page 2...