Become a Find More Illinois Library

Join Find More Illinois and help grow a bigger, better resource for discovery and fulfillment. Any Illinois library is eligible to participate, regardless of library size, type, or integrated library system status. Libraries can join at any time.

In-person presentation and webinars are held periodically. See Library Learning (L2) to check for scheduled presentations. Email RAILS Find More Illinois staff if you would like a link to a recorded webinar or would like to schedule a presentation for a group of library staff.

Interested in Joining?

Implementation Steps

  1. Quote acceptance/letter of intent (Library)
  2. Participation agreement (Library and RAILS)
  3. Develop an implementation schedule (RAILS and library)
  4. Data collection (RAILS, library, and integrated library system staff at library or shared catalog consortium)
  5. Software setup (Vendor and RAILS)
  6. Training (One day in-person training for library staff member, provided by RAILS and/or vendor)
  7. Integration of Find More Illinois into library's interlibrary loan workflow (Library, with advice from RAILS)