SWFLN’s Newly Redesigned Website is Live

After months of hard work, we are proud and delighted to officially announce the launch of SWFLN’s newly redesigned website!! This new website will provide you with a more aesthetically pleasing and easier way to learn about the services and programs of the Southwest...

LIBRARY STAFF DAY IS COMING UP!

Join SWFLN on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, for an exciting and informative day of training sessions, workshops, and simulations at our Library Staff Day. This fun and educational event, designed specifically for all library staff, will be held at the Airport Hilton Garden...

HELP SAVE IMLS!

At least $210 million in federal library funding is on the budget-cutter’s chopping block. Our champions in Congress need your help to save it and the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS).

SWFLN HAS STARTED CAPTIONING ITS WEBINARS!!!

In an effort to make its webinars more accessible, SWFLN has recently had five webinars from its current 2016/2017 year transcribed and captioned. SWFLN hopes that this service is beneficial to the SWFLN membership and beyond! 10/12/16: SMILE Setting Departmental and...

SWFLN Annual Meeting 2016, a great success!!!

We were so lucky to have Florida's First Lady, Ann Scott at SWFLN's Annual Meeting this year to receive SWFLN's Library Champion award! It was a great time for all, with middle grade author, Michelle Weber Hurwitz, sharing her stories and inspirations for her books....

BREAKING NEWS!!!

Effective October 1, 2016, the email addresses for SWFLN staff ending in "fgcu.edu' will no longer be in operation. We have created and are using new email addresses.  Please begin to use them immediately as follows: Luly Castro:  luly@swfln.org Aaron...

Hendry County’s Experience with SWFLN’s Afinia H800 3D Printer!

My name is Dakota Marshall and I work at the Harlem Community Public Library in Clewiston, Florida. This library is part of the Hendry County Library Cooperative. The Afinia H800 3D printer was on loan to the Harlem Community Public Library from Friday, April 1, 2016...