IPAL Statistics are Live!

It's time, yet again, for IPAL Statistics!

To enter information about your library and institution, please complete This Survey by February 24, 2017. Joyce Meldrem will compile the data and distribute it to all member institutions, and the data will be published to member-only sections of the site.

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IPAL Conference

The Spring IPAL Conference is coming up! Join us on Thursday May 19th at Grand View University Student Center. The conference theme this year is: Anything Goes: Library Initiatives Across Campus and Beyond. The afternoon of the conference will feature a series of Lightning Rounds followed by roundtable discussions.

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Statewide Courier Meeting

With the intention of starting service on July 1, 2016, this meeting is to provide a forum for brainstorming and collaborating with MOBIUS and their courier contractor on ideas and ways to get maximum participation. Delivery service in Iowa has great potential for all types of libraries. Ideas to discuss may include having the public libraries join us, implementing a sliding scale of payment, setting up delivery hubs, etc.  Bring your ideas and questions!

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