Investing in our Libraries

Keeping Our Libraries Connected

Libraries are increasingly technical spaces, and to meet that need we provide the right equipment, the right software, the right network, and the expertise to put it all together.
Membership with NLLS covers the costs associated with wireless internet, website administration, and our fiber-optic network on Alberta’s supernet.

Supernet

  • Internet Costs
  • Equipment Costs
  • Setup
  • Maintenance
  • Network analysis
  • Contracts with specialized technical service providers

Other Services

  • Administer and maintain member libraries’ staff computers connected to Polaris​
  • Assist in all computer, printer, and software needs and problem
  • Assist with library moves and upgrades
  • NLLS pays for, maintains, and administers: Office 365, anti-virus and security software, and internet services
  • NLLS purchases and maintains firewalls and warranties