School Library Consulting and Services

The Central Kansas Library System has a commitment to school districts that have joined CKLS as System members. We provide consulting, continuing education, and a number of library services for member school librarians and paraprofessionals.

The School Library Consulting Department:

  • Increases the skills and knowledge of librarians and paraprofessionals so they may provide the best possible library service to their schools and students.
  • Acquaints librarians and paraprofessionals with school library trends and developments.
  • Develops learning activities and experiences for member school librarians and paraprofessionals.
  • Offers opportunities to coordinate with local Public Libraries for Courier delivery.
  • Provides networking opportunities to School librarians and paraprofessionals within CKLS.
  • Provides a number of traditional library services to member School Libraries.
  • Provides on-site consulting.
  • Maintains and offers a collection of professional resources.
  • Provides support for special events that promote school libraries and reading.