ILA Reporter

A forum for those who are improving and reinventing Illinois libraries

» Exploring new ideas and practices from all types of libraries and library systems
» Examining the challenges facing the profession
» Informing the library community and its supporters with news and comment about important issues


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August 2017 | Volume XXXV. Issue 4

Thoughts of an Accidental Librarian
Robert P. Doyle, Illinois Library Association
Trendspotting: Once and Future Fandoms
Kara Kohn, Plainfield Public Library District
Fandoms: Subcultures on the Rise!
Amy Alessio, Katie LaMantia, and Emily Vinci, Schaumburg Township District Library
Good Girls and Last Lies: Q&A with Author Mary Kubica
Kara Kohn, Plainfield Public Library District
Meet the Avengers
Christine Watkins, Illinois Library Association

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