UPCOMING WORKSHOPS AND WEBINARS


Feb
21

Children's Summer Reading Workshop 2018: Libraries Rock!

Summer Reading is back and thanks to overwhelming positive feedback, we will be holding on... Read More

Feb
22

New Supervisors' Academy

The NEO-RLS New Supervisor's Academy is back by popular demand.
Becoming a supervis... Read More

Feb
23

Human Resources Networking Event

Join your peers for a lively discussion of the latest issues facing human resources.
... Read More

Feb
27

Strengthening Relationships Through Conflict

Conflict occurs for many reasons and is an inevitable part of unique human beings co-exist... Read More

Feb
28

Everyday Disability: Welcoming Patrons with Disabilities

People with disabilities, be it physical, mental, or medical, are among the most disadvant... Read More

Mar
01

Construction and Facilities Networking Event

Procurement of Library Facilities:  Procurement of an Architect, Bidding, Procurement... Read More

RECENT NEWS


Map Cataloging Workshop with Paige Andrew

February 16, 2018
The TEDSIG of ALAO presents a basic level map cataloging workshop.

Call for Posters for the NEO-RLS 2018 Emerging Tech Symposium

January 18, 2018
Showcase your emerging technologies projects or programs at the 2018 Emerging Tech Symposium, "Thinking Outside the [Makerspa...

Register Now! ALAO Support Staff Interest Group (SSIG) Workshop

February 13, 2018
Join your colleagues statewide for a day of professional development.

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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  • PROACTIVE

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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.
PUBLIC LIBRARY MEMBERSHIP
Public library membership in NEO-RLS for 2017-2018 is based on your library's total FTE and on minimum/maximum restrictions. For cost estimates specific to your library, please see our most recent list of membership costs for all Geographic member libraries.

GOLD Membership ($125/FTE) provides FREE continuing education and consulting for $100/hour with 4 FREE hours. 
SILVER Membership ($100/FTE) provides FREE webinars and archives and a 50% discount on all other continuing education and consulting at $125/hour.
BRONZE Membership ($75/FTE) provides FREE archived webinars and a 25% discount on all other continuing education and consulting at $150/hour.
NEW for FY18-19 (July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019) - Public library dues will be based on total revenue as reported to the State Library of Ohio.

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

Click here for a list of current members.