Libraries and Coronavirus  – COVID-19

Libraries and Coronavirus – COVID-19

With the spread of the coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, the Northern Waters Library Service and the public libraries in all eight counties are actively following the Center for Disease Control’s sanitation and hygiene recommendations and protocols to ensure the...
Marketing plan template available

Marketing plan template available

Based on Kathy Dempsey’s “Cycle of True Marketing,” a state-wide public library system marketing cohort has drafted a marketing plan template that any library of any size can model and adapt. The template includes: A customizable marketing framework that can be...
Apply for WAPL Scholarship! Deadline April 1

Apply for WAPL Scholarship! Deadline April 1

NWLS is happy to provide an opportunity for directors to apply for a scholarship to attend WAPL this year. The deadline to apply is April 1. Details about the application process can be found on the NWLS Conference Scholarship Application 2020. More information about...
LAWDS Workshops Starting in March

LAWDS Workshops Starting in March

NWLS public library staff are invited to attend your choice of six workshops offered through the Libraries Activating Workforce Development Skills (LAWDS) project. The LAWDS project brings together public library staff with regional Workforce Development Boards (WDBs)...