Upcoming Events

Storytelling with Data

Mar 11th, 2020 | By | Category: Upcoming Events, Welcome to LACONI

Friday, April 10, 2020 (9:30 AM – 2:00 PM) WEBINAR ONLINE ONLYClick here to: Register In a rapidly-changing world, it’s vital for libraries to advocate for their role in society. Not only do we need to communicate with our patrons, but we also need to make a case with boards, local government, and our broader […]



The Teenage Brain

Jan 2nd, 2020 | By | Category: Upcoming Events, Welcome to LACONI

February 6, 2020 Niles-Main Public Library, 6960 W. Oakton St, Niles, IL 60714 9:30 am Networking (optional)10:00am Presenter Elizabeth Lynch, Head of Teen Services, Addison Public Library11:30am Tour of Library Scientific research has revealed that adolescence is a period of profound change in the brain. Teenagers just don’t think like adults. These differences in the […]



Reimagine Audience Engagement with Museum Hack

Jul 15th, 2019 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

Learn how Museum Hack approaches the challenges of engaging new audiences in a shifting cultural climate, and get an inside look at the techniques they use for unconventional, award-winning tours, events, and programming. You will understand how to identify spaces for experimentation, and how creative problem-solving can lead to success on any budget. 9:30 am […]



Membership Directory

Mar 28th, 2017 | By | Category: Featured Resources, Upcoming Events

Below is a list of LACONI member libraries.  Any person who works for that library is eligible to attend any of the LACONI section programs.  If you do not see your library’s name on the list below, you can join LACONI to receive access to the programs and benefits we offer. List is current as of 01/21/2019. […]



2019 LACONI Salary Survey

Mar 15th, 2017 | By | Category: Featured Resources, Upcoming Events

The 2019 LACONI Salary survey is now available for submission.  If you have not received a link to the survey in your email, please contact the Survey Department at Management Association via email at surveys@hrsource.org or via phone at 630.963.7600.



Middle Managers Fall 2014 Program

Jul 3rd, 2014 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

Managing the Generations with Kelly Krieg-Sigman Due to unforeseen circumstances with the speaker this program has been cancelled. Please stay tuned for more events in the coming months.



Did you miss Library as Community Space on November 16 at Skokie Public Library?

Jan 22nd, 2013 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

We have full videos of all the speakers presentations. Great thoughts and ideas! Check us out on http://laconi.net/laconi-v2/outreachpromo/past-programs/ Featuring: Sarah Ann Long Carolyn Anthony Monica Harris



Library as Community Space

Oct 23rd, 2012 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

LACONI-OPP Presents: Library as Community Space Friday, November 16, 2012, 9:30 am Skokie Public Library Click to view the flyer Click to register



LACONI-OPP Best of the Best Website & Speed Networking

Aug 23rd, 2012 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

Best of the Best Website & Speed Networking Friday, September 21, 2012, 9:30 am Downers Grove Public Library Click to view the flyer Click to register



Pritzker Military Library Visit

Apr 13th, 2012 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

This 90 minute, docent-led tour is an overview of the rich collection of the Pritzker Military Library. The Pritzker houses a major collection of books and related materials on military history, with a special focus on the role of the citizen soldier in American history.  Knowing what resources are available to our patrons can help […]