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"Bad libraries build collections,
good libraries build services,
great libraries build communities."
- R. David Lankes
Polaris Alert for Windows 11 Computers: Microsoft has released a major update to Windows 11, named "Cumulative Update for Windows 11, version 22H2.” IHLS IT staff has found that this update breaks the Remote Desktop Connection to Polaris. If possible, delay this update while we work on a permanent fix.

To celebrate Valentine's Day, let your patrons know they can browse new books, renew items, and place holds on the books they love from their phones by posting this in your library. 

A huge thank you to Ashlee Whitaker at Fairview Heights Public Library for creating this SHARE Mobile Library App Valentine!

SHARE Governance REQUIRES that the majority of member libraries submit a vote for the proposed policy or standards changes, so please take a moment to cast your ballot on behalf of your library.

Vote now!

If you need a refresher on the proposals before you vote, watch the recording of the SHARE Annual Members’ Group Meeting or review the proposals below. 

The proposed changes up for vote include:

Take a look at what's happening in our latest SHARE Member Notes!