UPCOMING WORKSHOPS AND WEBINARS


Jul
18

Anti-Discrimination and Anti-Harassment Training for Management

Learning objectives: Review sample Equal Employment Opportunity and Anti-Harassment po... Read More

Jul
25

Patron Privacy 101

How do you protect patron privacy in the digital age?  Online activities like job sea... Read More

Aug
01

If It's Broke, Fix It: Handling Leftover Challenges Effectively

If It’s Broke Fix It: Handling Leftover Challenges Effectively
All too often,... Read More

Aug
02

Programming for Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Rhonda Johnston, Adult Outreach Coordinator,  Reed Memorial Library, focuses on conne... Read More

Aug
07

Canva Creative

This webinar will introduce library staff to Canva and share how Cuyahoga Falls Library is... Read More

Aug
09

Opioids in Communities--Libraries in Response

Featuring Keynote Speaker:
Sam Quinones, the author of DREAMLAN... Read More

RECENT NEWS


Nominations Open for NEO-RLS 2018 Rising Star Award

July 16, 2018
Do you know someone who has made an impact on their library or on the library profession in their first five years?

Register Today for Comics and Graphic Novel Extravaganza!

June 28, 2018
Public event offered in conjunction with the Marantz Picturebook Research Symposium at Kent State University on August 6, 2018 fro...

Registration is now open for "Opioids in Communities: Libraries in Response"

May 2, 2018
Join us for a day of learning and networking featuring author Sam Quinones.

MISSION


To Empower the Northeast Ohio Library Community through High-Quality Staff Development and Dynamic Collaborative Opportunities

VISION


To be the Catalyst for Maximizing Library Potential

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NEO-RLS membership offers multiple opportunities for savings and for learning and connecting with colleagues from multi-type libraries and from throughout the region.  


All libraries are automatically Geographic Members of NEO-RLS if they exist within our 22 county region but Gold, Silver, and Bronze dues-paying members are able to take advantage of the many opportunities and services for FREE or at a heavily discounted cost.


Join today by contacting us!  Memberships may be pro-rated at any point during the fiscal year.  Together we are maximizing library potential.

Outside our 22 county region, libraries belonging to other regionals are automatically eligible for NEO-RLS Bronze member benefits and discounts.


PUBLIC LIBRARY MEMBERSHIP
Public library membership in NEO-RLS for 2018-2019 is based on your library's total revenue as reported to the State Library of Ohio. For cost estimates specific to your library, please see our most recent schedule of membership dues.

SCHOOL, ACADEMIC, AND SPECIAL LIBRARY MEMBERSHIP
AcademicSchool and Special libraries can become GOLD Members for the flat rate fee of $250 per year.

GOLD Membership provides FREE continuing education, FREE live webinars and FREE archived webinars, and consulting for $100/hour with 4 FREE hours. 
SILVER Membership provides FREE live webinars and FREE archived webinars, a 50% discount on all other continuing education, and consulting at $125/hour.
BRONZE Membership provides FREE archived webinars, a 25% discount on all other continuing education, and consulting at $150/hour.

Click here for a list of all current members.