UPCOMING WORKSHOPS AND WEBINARS


Nov
27

Homework Help Centers

The author of the new book, Creating & Managing the Full-Service Homework Center (ALA,... Read More

Nov
28

Beyond Rosetta Stone: How Libraries Can Support English Language Learners

Providing Library access to English Language Learners (ELL) can be much more than developi... Read More

Nov
29

Data-driven Collection Development

Are you struggling to make the best collection choices for your community?  Why not m... Read More

Nov
30

New Offering- Early Literacy 101-An Ohio Ready to Read Workshop

Back by popular demand! This hands-on workshop will help you build a firm foundation in ea... Read More

Dec
04

Weeders attract more readers! Specifically for Children's Library Staff

We all know weeding is necessary to maintain up-to-date and useful collections, but how mu... Read More

Dec
05

New Offering- Navigating Ohio's Library Organizations

Whether you're new to libraries or a more experienced member of library land, you probably... Read More

RECENT NEWS


Applications for the 2019 NOTSL Scholarships are now OPEN

November 13, 2018
The Northern Ohio Technical Service Librarians (NOTSL) are now accepting applications.

NEO-RLS Welcomes Amy Switzer to the Board of Trustees

October 17, 2018
The Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that Amy Switzer, Director of the Shaker Heights Public Library was sworn in as a Tru...

NEO-RLS Proposed 2019-2020 Bylaws

October 19, 2018
The Proposed 2019-2020 Bylaws are now open for review by the Membership.

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

VALUES


  • COLLABORATIVE
  • PROFESSIONAL
  • PROACTIVE

JOIN


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.