News & Events

The country is experiencing a major disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  LOUIS has collected some resources to guide us through this difficult time.

Explore the tabs above to see Vendor Resources, Professional Development Opportunities, and Library Resources.

Calendar of Training Opportunities

Collected calendar of training opportunities including LOUIS and other trusted training sources.


Faculty Resources: Transitioning to Online

Resources to aid faculty in making the transition to online teaching.


Student Resources: Transitioning to Online

A collection of resources for students who are transitioning to online learning and coping with the stay at home order.


LOUIS COVID-19 Digests

Information needed by LOUIS member libraries. Includes vendor offers, professional development opportunities, LibGuides developed by members, and more.


Public Libraries WiFi Map

LOUIS worked with IMLS data, the state library, and public libraries across the state to build a master list of public library locations and details about their wifi access.  Clicking on a pin will provide additional access details for each site. We are continuing to update the map as new information comes in.  Please freely share this with students and faculty.


ICOLC Collected List of Open Content from Publishers

List of complimentary expanded access compiled by International Coalition of Library Consortia (ICOLC)


NEDCC Safe Handling of Materials

The Northeast Document Conservation Center (NEDCC) has provided recommendations on disinfecting circulating books in library collections.