The Department of Libraries: An Update on the Catamount Library Network and Other DOL Projects (various locations 11/16 thru 12/13)

Plan to attend one of the upcoming sessions

State Librarian Martha Reid will be “on the road” in November and December to talk about current projects and activities at the Department of Libraries and to get feedback from the Vermont library community.  Librarians/ library staff, library trustees, local officials, and citizens are all welcome to attend one of the scheduled presentations. There will be plenty of time for Q&A and so bring your questions and comments.

Topics will include:

  • Libraries in the 21st Century: What’s the DOL Vision?
  • Catamount Library Network pilot project
  • Broadband and Vermont libraries
  • The Vermont Online Library, Universal Class, and e-resources for libraries

Mark your calendars to attend one of these sessions:

November 16:  For SOR (Share Our Resources) group of libraries

4:00 p.m.: Craftsbury Public Library

November 21: Midstate Library Service Center, Berlin, 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.

November 30: Ilsley Public Library, Middlebury, 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.

December 2: Martha Canfield Library, Arlington, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

528 E. Arlington Rd.

December 6: For CLONE (Cooperative Libraries of the Northeast) – 9:00 a.m.
Call Michael Roche for details (802-748-3428)

December 8: Rockingham Free Library, Bellows Falls, 10:00 am – noon. CANCELED

December 13: Milton Public Library, Milton – 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

No registration required.

Note: Sessions may be cancelled in the event of snow or bad weather. To confirm that the event will take place, call the library location or 802-828-3261 or 802-828-3265 the morning of the scheduled session.

For more information, contact Renee Ancel, State Librarian’s Office,