RILINK Professional Development

Proposed Schedule September- June 2017

During the 2016-2017 school year, RILINK will offer workshops on interlibrary loan in October and inventory in May at host locations. Workshops on LibGuides CMS andLibWizard will be offered virtually via Any Meeting. Onsite Professional Development may be requested for CultureGrams, Destiny Library Manager, Exploring Nature, LibGuides CMS, and LibWizard. For more details visit

RILINK reserves the right to adjust the schedule throughout the year. Sites, dates, and times will be posted on the RILINK and RILINK LibCal sites and and announced on both the RILINK and SLRI lists.

PLEASE NOTE: Sessions with fewer than five RILINK member participants may be canceled.

Resource Sharing: Interlibrary Loan Basics

Wednesday, Oct. 19th, 4-6pm

930 Nooseneck Hill Road

West Greenwich, RI

Are you new to interlibrary loan and wonder how to get started? Do you need refresher training on the fundamentals of ILL? This how-to resource-sharing workshop will demonstrate basic Destiny interlibrary loan functions and provide an overview of online resources available through the RILINK and OLIS websites. Please note: This session is open only to RILINK member libraries that have current LORI certification.

RILINK Fall Conference 2016 New Balance: More Than a Sneaker

Thursday, Nov. 3rd, 8am-3pm

317 Market Street

Warren, RI

LibGuides CMS & LibWizard Training for Current Account Holders- October through May

A specific training schedule of offerings is being developed for both LibGuides CMS & LibWizard. Sessions will be delivered online via Any Meeting. Onsite sessions may be requested. Contact Sharon if you on interested in arranging such a session for a group of current account holders.

LibGuides CMS New Site Training

Details for New Site Training will be announced in November. If you are interested in a new site, pleas contact Sharon.

Inventory Tips- May

Coming to you in May a session on the inventory process using Destiny©. View Inventory on the Beyond Help page for a menu of possible topics.

The session will run from 4:00-6:00PM at a site to be determined. If you are interested in hosting the session, contact Sharon.


Registration will be made available on RILINK LibCal. Please watch for announcements on the RILINK & SLRI lists, @rilink, @sharonrilink and
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