To foster innovative learning and creative research in school libraries through partnerships and resource sharing for student success.
- a total of 160 members in 29 school districts.
Clicking on dates in orange highlights the offerings for that day. Clicking on the hyperlinked titles in the list below the calendar also takes you to the registration and details of an event. To view past events visit RILINK's LibCal site.
RILINK is pleased to announce that registration for the RILINK Summer Conference 2015 Navigating Student Learning: Charting K16 Digital and Information Fluencies is now open! Visit the conference guide for all the details!
See the RILINK presentation about LibGuides at the RILA conference here: http://guides.rilink.org/rila2015
MAY 7, 2015: ATTENTION RILINK MEMBERS WHO PARTICIPATE IN ILL:
OLIS has announced new delivery vendor contract. Please visit this page for more information.
Final award announced ! Conquest of the Realm game at O'Neill Middle School gets students collaborating and publishing original work with no "summer slide". Voluntary participation in library program goes from 17 to 80% ! Check out the case study for this program.
Click here to find out about the March update for Destiny Release 12.5.
RILINK and the Association of Rhode Island Authors (ARIA) are pleased to announce the forthcoming ARIA Collection of fiction and nonfiction titles! The Collection has been generously donated by ARIA for the enjoyment of and use by RILINK library patrons. For more information and to read the press release, please visit the ARIA Collection home page.
A tie for the 2015 Rhode Island Teen Book Award - Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell and Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson. The runner up for the award is Tiger Lily by Jodi Lynn Anderson. The announcement was made by the Rhode Island Teen Book Award Committee. To see the nominees for 2016, visit their web site.
The two winners are already included in our eBook BookLynx collection.
Escape From Mr. Lemoncello’s Library by Chris Grabenstein is the 2015 RI Children’s Book Award winner !
Information provided by Danielle Margarida, Youth Services Coordinator, State of Rhode Island, Office of Library and Information Services on behalf of the RICBA committee.
This title is part of our BookLynx eBook collection.
2015 Reading Across Rhode Island title
Derek Miller's Norwegian by Night
We have this title in our BookLynx collection !
For an easy way to tell your students and teachers how to get to your library's online Destiny site on the web, tell them to go to gofollett.com to use the dropdown list to find their state, and then their library by typing part of the school name into the box provided. GoFollett will send them to the Universal Search version of your catalog. Once they log in, they access their reading history (see the latest release notes) — including any Follett eBooks they opened or checked out, as well as checked-out print books — in their Universal Search BookBag. Patrons can limit search results by reading level, interest level, or reading program. They can also have a Favorites list of saved Resources in their BookBag. Universal Search is now integrated with - your patrons don't need a subscription to access EasyBib, except for the additional EasyBib functions that come with a paid subscription. If you do have a paid subscription, these additional features are also available through Universal Search.
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