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Van for Sale - Bid Deadline: July 24, 2020

July 3 2020

June 30, 2020 Northern Lights Library System (NLLS) wishes to invite tenders from the public for the purchase of 1 used vehicle as shown below: 2009 Chevrolet Uplander Van – 360, 674 KM TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF TENDER1. The vehicle is sold as is.2. There is no longer…

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...

Northern Lights and TRAC patrons will not have access to inter-library loan until a date to be determined

June 10 2020

The Public Library Services Branch (PLSB) is unveiling a new discovery catalogue D2D (Discovery to Delivery) and a back-end fulfillment software called Relais to replace TALonline and VDX. Staff at TRAC headquarters have been doing a lot of behind-the-scenes work over…

COVID 19 INFORMATION: Guidance for Libraries

June 9 2020

Government of Alberta has released COVID-19 Information Guidance for Libraries, the 'document has been developed to support libraries in reducing the risk of transmission of COVID-19 among attendees (including workers, visitors and the public). The guidance provided…

Relaunch Strategy

May 15 2020

As Alberta implements the relaunch strategy, supporting document for libraries have become available. Public Library Pandemic Response document covers frequently asked questions along with Board Governance and Decision-making information.  You can also find the Checklist…

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...