This forum gives voice to the needs of public library managers in Illinois. The forum has a yearly meeting at the Illinois Library Association Annual Conference.
- Brian Shepard, Indian Trails Public Library District, Named Librarian of the Year
- July 16, 2019
- Brian Shepard, Executive Director of the Indian Trails Public Library District, is the recipient of the Illinois Library Association (ILA) Librarian of the Year Award. The award recognizes a librarian’s distinguished service and leadership in I…
Addressing the networking needs and professional growth of public library managers
- Administrative Ready Reference, a WebJunction Illinois project
- The Public Library Forum bylaws
- Keeping Public Libraries Public: A Checklist for Communities Considering Privatization of Public Libraries.
- “Show Me the Money: Privatization and the Public Library,” by Meg Klinkow Hartmann in the February 2011 ILA Reporter, pp. 4-7.
- Alissa Williams, Manager Morton Public Library District
- Timothy P. Jarzemsky, Board liaison Library Director at Bloomingdale Public Library