Weekly Update — December 23, 2015

Membership Fee Invoices

The 2016 Membership Fee invoices were released to member library directors via the US Postal Service last week. If you have not received your invoice by the end of next week, please request a replacement copy from the Coordinator.

Support News

The Indiana State Library will be closed, and INfoExpress deliveries will be suspended on Thursday and Friday, December 24-25, 2015 in observance of the Christmas holiday.

Upgrade News

The consortium will upgrade to Evergreen version 2.9 over the New Year’s weekend! Please visit the project page for support and training documents and the new features video!

eIDC News

End of year spendouts for 2014 funds should be completed by December 31, 2015. Please take advantage of the end of year sales to make your credits go further!


  • SRCS ballots are now available. Please continue to research the project, speak with your EC representative, and ask any questions you may have so that you’re comfortable with your vote. Completed ballots must be returned to the ISL on or before January 15, 2016 for tabulation.
  • What terrific tricks do you have up your sleeve? Please share the secrets that make you amazing at your job! The Call for Proposals for presenters at the 2016 Annual Conference is open until December 31, 2015.
  • The Wowbrary purchasing group is accepting new participants through the end of 2015. Interested libraries should contact Jeff Levinsky (jeff@wowbrary.org) as soon as possible.
  • The next barcode and library card pool buy will open on January 4, 2016 and close on the 8th. Please check your supplies now!

Upcoming Evergreen Indiana Training Opportunities

December 29
Evergreen 2.9 Upgrade Training, 1pm-2pm, Webinar. (1 TLEU)
December 30
Evergreen 2.9 Upgrade Training, 10am-11am, Webinar. (1 TLEU)
March 14
Basic Circulation, 9am-12pm, Indiana State Library, Room 428 (3 TLEU)
Holds, 1:00pm-3:00pm, Indiana State Library, Room 428 (2 TLEU)
March 16
Basic Cataloging, 9am-12pm, Indiana State Library, Room 428 (3 TLEU)
Local Administration, 1:00pm-3:00pm, Indiana State Library, Room 428 (2 TLEU)