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News Archive 2017

No LORI Library Delivery Monday, Feb. 13
Due to inclement weather, there will be no library delivery on Monday, February 13.
[February 12, 2017]

State Offices Closed Februrary 9
OLIS will be closed on Thursday, February 9 due to winter storm Niko.
[February 8, 2017]

No LORI Library Delivery Thursday, Feb. 9
Due to the weather forecast of an impending snow storm, there will be no library delivery on February 9th.
[February 8, 2017]

StudioRhode: Next Generation Library Challenge
On January 23, Governor Raimondo announced a challenge to libraries to reimagine their role as a digital community hub. Libraries may apply to become the site of the first StudioRhode.
[January 25, 2017]

Next Generation Library Workshop
A workshop to help libraries reimagine how their library delivers services as part of the Studio Rhode Challenge grant project. Applicants are required to attend while the workshop is open to all.
[January 23, 2017]

Rhode Island Mock Caldecott Winner Announced
On Monday, January 9, 2017 children's librarians and school librarians gathered to vote for the year's most distinguished picture book.
[January 12, 2017]

2016: Year in Review
2016 was a year of change and constance, as OLIS continued to support and expand services to Rhode Island's libraries.
[January 6, 2017]