Local Listservs

VLA Listservs

Vermont Libraries [VTLIBRARIES]

The VTLIBRARIES listserv is a forum for anyone interested in Vermont libraries of any type. Librarians, library staff, board members, friends of the library, and library enthusiasts are all encouraged to join. If it has to do with libraries in Vermont, it will come up on this list. VLA Membership is not required to join this list, but strongly encouraged!

SUBSCRIBING: To subscribe send a message to listserv@list.uvm.edu with the message Subscribe vtlibraries first last (replace first with your first name and last with your last name).

UNSUBSCRIBING: To remove yourself from this list send a message to listserv@list.uvm.edu from the subscribing e-mail address with no subject and in the body of the message type: unsubscribe VTLIBRARIES

ASSISTANCE: If you have questions or difficulty subscribing or unsubscribing, contact Daisy Benson at: daisy.benson@uvm.edu

POSTING: Send messages to vtlibraries@list.uvm.edu. Please note that attachments will not be accepted.

VLA College & Special Libraries Section [VTCSL]

The VTCSL listserv is the official distribution list for the VLA College & Special Libraries section. If you’re interested in this section, you’ll want to join the list. VLA Membership is not required to join this list, but strongly encouraged!

SUBSCRIBING: To subscribe send a message to listserv@list.uvm.edu with the message Subscribe vtcsl first last (replace first with your first name and last with your last name).

UNSUBSCRIBING: To remove yourself from this list send a message to listserv@list.uvm.edu from the subscribing e-mail address with no subject and in the body of the message type: unsubscribe VTCSL

ASSISTANCE: If you have questions or difficulty subscribing or unsubscribing, contact Daisy Benson at: daisy.benson@uvm.edu

POSTING: Send messages to vtlcsl@list.uvm.edu. Please note that attachments will not be accepted.

VLA C&SL Health Information Round Table [VLA-HIRT]

The VLA-HIRT listserv is the official distribution list for the Health Information Round Table, a part of the College & Special Libraries section (anyone is welcome to join). If you’re interested in this roundtable, you’ll want to join the list. VLA Membership is not required to join this list, but strongly encouraged!

To subscribe, email gatwood@uvm.edu. You will receive an invitation and, when you accept the invitation, instructions for interacting with the list.

VLA Technical Services Section [VLATSS]

The VLATSS listserv is the official distribution list for the VLA Technical Services section. If you’re interested in this section, you’ll want to join the list. VLA Membership is not required to join this list, but strongly encouraged!

To subscribe, email vermontlibrarieswebmaster@gmail.com or “apply for membership” when you click through using your Google account. Once subscribed, send messages to the group at VLATSS@googlegroups.com.

Other Vermont Library Listservs

LibraryWorld VT [LibraryWorld-VT]

The LibraryWorldVT listserv is for the exchange of information regarding the automation system LibraryWorld. It is open to those using or considering LibraryWorld in VT or neighboring communities.

To subscribe, email  or “apply for membership” when you click through using your Google account. Once subscribed, send messages to the group at
LibraryWorld-VT@googlegroups.com.

Rural Librarians Unite [RuLU]

Based in Vermont, Rural Librarians Unite (RuLU) is a volunteer group created to promote and support libraries, library staff, and librarianship in rural settings.

To subscribe, email rurallibrariansunite@gmail.com or “apply for membership” when you click through using your Google account. Once subscribed, send messages to the group at RuLU@googlegroups.com.

Vermont Archives Network [vt_archives_net]

Vermont Archives Network is a group of archivists and manuscript curators working in Vermont. We maintain a union catalog of Vermont archives and manuscripts called ArcCat.

To subscribe, simple click the “join” button when you click through to the yahoo group. If you’re having trouble, email vt_archives_net-owner@yahoogroups.com for help. Once subscribed, send messages to the group at vt_archives_net@yahoogroups.com

Vermont Library Tech Club [vt-library-tech-club]

Vermont Library Tech Club is an informal group focused on digital technology in Vermont libraries. Our goal is to provide a venue to discuss and share our own experiences and challenges with technology in the library setting, and create opportunities for collaboration and peer support.

To subscribe, email Josh Muse at jmuse@colchestervt.gov or “apply for membership” when you click through using your Google account. Once subscribed, send messages to the group at
vt-library-tech-club@googlegroups.com.

Vermont Department of Libraries (VTlib) LIBSTAFF

The LIBSTAFF listserv is designed for Vermont library staff, members receive updates on Vermont Department of Libraries’ workshops, newsletter, and learn about techniques used by other libraries in Vermont.

Sign up by emailing the Tom McMurdo.

Vermont Department of Libraries (VTlib) LibTrust

The LibTrust listserv is designed for library trustees, Friends of the Library and staff with interest in trustees and Friends issues.

Sign up by emailing Tom McMurdo at the Vermont Department of Libraries.

Vermont Department of Libraries (VTlib) VALS

The Vermont Automated Libraries System (VALS) facilitates interlibrary loan (ILL). The VALS listserv provides information on VALS and a place for librarians to discuss interlibrary loan. The listserv uses three different lists: publics, schools, and colleges

Sign up by emailing Sheila Kearns at the Vermont Department of Libraries.

Vermont Department of Libraries (VTlib) VTYAC

The VTYAC listserv is for Vermont youth services staff and library staff who work with children and young adults.

Sign up by emailing Jennifer Johnson at the Children’s Book Exhibit Center.

Vermont School Library Association (VSLA)

The VSLA listserv is for members of the Vermont School Library Association.  Messages should be sent from the email provided when individuals join VSLA.  The membership application is at https://sites.google.com/site/vermontschoollibraries

Not seeing your list here? Shoot us the info and we’ll add it! Vermont lists only, please.