Listservs for Vermont Libraries

There are a number of listservs (email mailing lists) for individuals interested in a particular subject area. The topic of the listserv and how to join are listed below. Once you sign up for a listserv by sending an email to the approperate contact you will receive instructions. To add a listserv to the list, or if you have any questions or comments please contact Tom McMurdo.

Vermont Department of Libraries Listservs

VALS

The Vermont Automated Libraries System (VALS) facilitates interlibrary loan (ILL). The listserv provides information on VALS and a place for librarians to discuss interlibrary loan. The listserv uses three different lists: publics, schools, and colleges

All active VALS libraries are automatically signed up using their VALS email address. If your library is using VALS and not receiving messages from this list, contact Tom McMurdo at the Vermont Department of Libraries.  

LibStaff

Designed for Vermont library staff, members receive updates on Vermont Department of Libraries' workshops, newsletter, and learn about techniques used by other libraries in Vermont.  

Sign up by emailing Tom McMurdo at the Vermont Department of Libraries.

LibTrust

The LibTrust listserv is designed for library trustees, Friends of the Library and staff with interest in trustees and Friends issues.

Sign up by emailing Tom McMurdo at the Vermont Department of Libraries.

VTYAC

The VTYAC listserv is for Vermont youth services staff and library staff who work with children and young adults.

Sign up by emailing Jennifer Johnson at the Vermont Department of Libraries.  

Vermont Library Association Listservs

VTLibraries

Designed for anyone interested in issues relating to librarianship in Vermont. Librarians working in all types of libraries are encouraged to join. The listserv discusses legislation, library management, major library trends, and more.

Sign up by emailing the Vermont Library Association with the message "Subscribe VTLIBRARIES" and include your first and last name.

VTCSL

This listserv is directed towards the College and Special Libraries section of the Vermont Library Association. VTCSL is a forum for announcements and discussion of topics relevant to academic and special libraries in Vermont.

Sign up by emailing the Vermont Library Association with the message, "Subscribe VTCSL" and include your first and last name.

Vermont School Library Association

VSLA

For members of the Vermont School Library Association. To receive messages from this listserv you must first become a member of the Vermont School Library Association by filling out an application.  

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