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The Sustainable Libraries Initiative (SLI) provides library leaders with a proven path forward to co-create libraries and communities that will thrive in the coming years. The Sustainable Library Certification Program and the SLI community of practice focuses your leadership to enable your library, and ultimately your community, to become more environmentally sound, socially equitable and economically feasible.

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February 15, 2024

Upcoming webinars for affiliated state library associations

The Sustainable Libraries Initiative (SLI) is excited to be collaborating with four different State Library Associations (ILA, MLA, NJLA, NYLA) on a new partnership that provides a one year free membership to the SLI to all members of one of our four affiliated state library associations. In addition a 20% discount on the registration fee for any affiliated state library member who decides to enroll in the Sustainable Library Certification Program.
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This event is in the "Webinars" group.
Location: Online Location
Audience: Everyone, SLI Members
Program Type: Webinars
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Get the most out of your membership by learning different ways you can take action!   The SLI was created thanks to a group of colleagues who wanted to help libraries step up and own their role as sustainability leaders in the face of the ...
This event is in the "Webinars" group.
Location: Online Location
Audience: Everyone, SLI Members
Program Type: Webinars
Event Details:
An Introduction to the Sustainable Library Certification Program Date: Thursday, March 7th at 10:00am During this webinar, you will learn more about the certification program and hear from a panel of speakers from libraries that have compl...
This event is in the "Meetups" group.
Registration
Location: Online Location
Audience: Everyone, SLI Members
Program Type: Meetups
Registration Required
Event Details:
SLCP Meetup - Section M. Final Presentation Thursday, March 7 at 1:00 PM via Zoom. The Meetup will be held on Thursday, March 7 at 1:00 PM via Zoom. During this Meetup we will be focusing on Section M. of the Action Item Form which is the Final...
This event is in the "Webinars" group.
Location: Online Location
Audience: Everyone, SLI Members
Program Type: Webinars
Event Details:
    Online Forum: Development of a National Climate Action Strategy for Libraries   Thursday, March 14, 2024 - 2:00 PM EST   The American Library Association (ALA) and the Sustainable Libraries Initiative (SL...
This event is in the "Celebrate!" group.
Location: Online Location
Audience: Everyone
Program Type: Celebrate!
This event is in the "Meetups" group.
Registration
Location: Online Location
Audience: Everyone, SLI Members
Program Type: Meetups
Registration Required
Event Details:
SLCP Meetup - Topic TBD April 11, 2024 - 1:00 PM EST via Zoom (Date of Meetup moved back one week due to PLA Conference) Sustainable Libraries Initiative is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: SLCP Meetup - April Topic TBD Time...
This event is in the "Celebrate!" group.
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Location: Online Location
Audience: Everyone
Program Type: Celebrate!
Registration Required
Event Details:
On Friday, April 12 at 1:00 pm EST, leaders of the Sustainable Libraries Initiative will be presenting the SLI 2023 Annual Report! All are welcome to join us in sharing highlights, statistics, testimonials, and words of wisdom from the past year a...
This event is in the "Celebrate!" group.

Earth Day

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Location: Online Location
Audience: Everyone
Program Type: Celebrate!