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  • Free Continuing Education Events for the Week of June 14

    Free, online, continuing education events for the week of  June 14 from the Wyoming State Library Training Calendar. Descriptions and links are below. You can subscribe and view the events in your calendar software, or you can …Read More »
  • Resources and Reading for Anne Frank’s Birthday

    Anne Frank’s Birthday is June 12. In World War II, she and her family hid from the Nazis for two years, trying to avoid the horrors of the concentration camps — an effort that was ultimately unsuccessful. …Read More »
  • National Summer Learning Week is July 12-16

    National Summer Learning Week is an annual celebration dedicated to elevating the importance of keeping kids learning, safe, and healthy every summer, so that they can return to school ready to succeed. The event is an initiative …Read More »
  • Library Trustee Tools: The Yearly Calendar

    From the Vermont Department of Libraries One of the most important (yet often neglected) duties of Library Trustees involves “Succession Planning” — that is, planning for the future governance of your library, no matter who is on …Read More »
  • Summer Learning Resources from Wyoming PBS

    Keep those kids and teens learning over the summer and beyond! Wyoming PBS has a number of programs and resources for fun and exciting K-12 learning. NatureWY NatureWY brings the great outdoors and science learning to 6- …Read More »
  • People News

    Have People News at your library? Send it to Susan Mark at susan.mark@wyo.gov. Narissa Kennedy joined Laramie County Library System as the Adult Services Event Coordinator at the end of March. Narissa received her Master of Fine …Read More »
  • Online Training ‘At Your Leisure’

    In addition to the live webinars in our training calendar, each month we try to pick some videos out there that you can watch “At Your Leisure.” These on-demand offerings caught our attention for June. Libraries as …Read More »
  • Thomas Ivie has Passed Away

    Hearts are heavy at the Wyoming State Library today as we mourn the death of one of our own. Thomas Ivie passed away over the weekend, after a brief illness. He was 54. His Celebration of Life …Read More »
  • Free Continuing Education Events for the Week of June 7

    Free, online, continuing education events for the week of  June 7 from the Wyoming State Library Training Calendar. Descriptions and links are below. You can subscribe and view the events in your calendar software, or you can …Read More »
  • Ancestry Library Home Use Extended

    Good news for genealogy researchers! Proquest has extended home use of Ancestry Library until the end of the year. Find Ancestry in GoWYLD.net under the Genealogy topic. Access this resource with your Wyoming library card and PIN …Read More »
  • Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Training Events and Resources

    As part of the Wyoming Library Association EDI (Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion) Committee’s ongoing efforts, they’ll highlight interesting programs, webinars, workshops, and more that support the WLA’s EDI Statement. The hope is to share ideas of how …Read More »
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Facts for Parents

    The Wyoming Department of Health, Public Health Division has reached out to us to share information your patrons may be interested in. Now that adolescents 12 and older are eligible to receive the Pfizer authorized vaccine, the …Read More »
  • Kids’ Books for World Bicycle Day

    June 3 is World Bicycle Day. Need a story to celebrate? Want someone else to read it?! Check out the video storybook and non-fiction pair in BookFlix: Duck on a Bike by David Shannon and Bicycle Safety …Read More »
  • News in Brief

    Free Speech on the Clock: A Case Study From Chattanooga Have you ever considered the limits of your speech as a library worker? Intellectual freedom is a core value of the library and information science profession, however …Read More »
  • Online Conferences and Events in June

    Each month we post upcoming free virtual conferences to our training calendar page. Here are the offerings coming up for June: Wednesday, June 9 (1:30-3 pm) Serving With A Purpose Virtual Fundraising Mini-Conference (United for Libraries) It is …Read More »