AISLE-Share is the AISLE listserv open to those affiliated with school libraries. It is hosted by the Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS). The purpose of this listserv is to support discussions of topics specifically related to school libraries and librarianship. As professionals, it is important to be able to share ideas, solve problems and connect with other school librarians.

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