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Library Leaders of the World Unite!

Ready to lead the way to a more sustainable future for your library? How about for your community? 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, the major product of the SLI, 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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News

December 22, 2021

Climate Action Now!

Sustainable Libraries Initiative co-founder, Rebekkah Smith Aldrich's latest Sustainability column in Library Journal details strategies that libraries can take right now to address the looming threat of climate change on our communities.

Read the article here.

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Upcoming Events

This event is in the "Webinars" group.

Drawdown Festival

01/21/2022 @ 6:45pm - 01/23/2022 @ 5:30pm
Location: Online Location
Audience: Everyone
Program Type: Webinars
Event Details:
Join Drawdown East End for a free, virtual Drawdown Festival focusing on community regeneration and what actions we can take to reverse climate devastation. ...
This event is in the "Meetups" group.
Location: Online Location
Audience: SLI Members
Program Type: Meetups
Event Details:
Join in with other school librarians who are in our certification program to share resources and ideas. ...
This event is in the "Webinars" group.
Location: Online Location
Audience: Everyone
Program Type: Webinars
Event Details:
This panel discussion, featuring leaders from the Sustainable Libraries Initiative (SLI), will show the organizational transformations that took place at different library settings when their leaders focused on infusing sustainable thinking and actio...
This event is in the "Celebrate!" group.

Earth Hour

8:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: Online Location
Audience: Everyone
Program Type: Celebrate!
Event Details:
Held every year on the last Saturday of March, Earth Hour engages millions of people in more than 180 countries and territories to switch off their lights to show support for the planet. For more information, visit: https://www.earthhour.org/ ...
This event is in the "Meetups" group.
Location: Online Location
Audience: SLI Members
Program Type: Meetups
Event Details:
Join in with other school librarians who are in our certification program to share resources and ideas. ...