News & Events
News and Events Archive - 2008

Storytime Skills Workshop
It’s fall and a new storytime season is starting. Come on November 14th and brush up on your skills! ... read more

Prescription for Success: Consumer Health Information on the Web
On November 21 this introduction to consumer health information will cover the information-seeking behaviors of consumers, the basics of, DIRLINE, and other reliable web pages such as those from professional medical associations and advocacy groups. ... read more

It is time to start the e-rate application process for FY 2009-2010 on behalf of member libraries. Library directors should fill out a Letter of Agency authorizing UHLS to file e-rate on their behalf, and return it to Jo-Ann Benedetti by December 1st.

Teen Programs That Work!
Come learn about innovative and fun teen programs that work in big or tiny libraries! RoseMary is the author of five books (four of them on teen services), numerous articles and websites, and is a well-traveled presenter. ... read more

2008 Mini-Grant Final Reports
This is a reminder for all 2008 Coordinated Outreach Minigrant recipients that final reports are due at UHLS on December 19th by 5:00 PM. You must submit a final report to be eligible for a 2009 Coordinated Outreach Minigrant.

Please contact Jo-Ann Benedetti at 437-9880 ext 225 if you have questions.

From Snake Oil to Penicillin: Evaluating Consumer Health Information on the Internet
This course will describe why it is important to evaluate websites. Participants will be given criteria on how to evaluate health information on the Internet. (3 CE credits)
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Delivery news
UHLS has just received (11/13/08) a large shipment of bins. Please let your driver know if you need bins.

Holiday closings
Please let UHLS know if your library will be closed at all during the upcoming holiday season. We will then ensure that delivery will be halted on those days.

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