April 13, 2020 - 7:12pm

The SWAN Board election for the two seats will proceed with an online electronic ballot starting Tuesday, April 14th and ending Friday, May 15th at 5:00 p.m. There are three candidates who have self-nominated and provided written statements of interest. Board representatives are elected for 3-... Read more

April 6, 2020 - 10:56am

SWAN public libraries will be participating in an EBSCO group-purchase of online databases. Each public library now has the opportunity to select some databases within this group-purchase.

Select Your... Read more

April 2, 2020 - 12:23pm

Following developments in our coordination with to provide remote access to SWAN patrons, SWAN has developed a tool available to all Ancestry-subscribing libraries to provide temporary authentication during the COVID-19 quarantine. 

Using our custom... Read more

April 1, 2020 - 3:07pm

Stay Connected!

SWAN has weekly fireside chats planned! Book your calendar for these upcoming dates! If you missed any, recordings and any shared content will be available from our Fireside Chats page. 

April 1, 2020 - 9:07am


The SWAN event that would have been held this summer will be offered instead as a series of session webinars to member libraries. We have arranged our first of the series... Read more

March 26, 2020 - 9:06am

Keep Informed & Connected

Updates will continue to be posted in SWAN News, available from the COVID-19 Information page.

  • Join our weekly Fireside Chats on Tuesdays from 11 AM - Noon, and view the recordings:
  • ... Read more
March 23, 2020 - 10:51am

Join us tomorrow, March 24th from 11:00 AM - Noon for our first Fireside Chat. Register online through L2 and copy the GoToMeeting link to join. We want to hear how things are going for you and share information on:

March 21, 2020 - 9:18am

With the Governor's announcement of a statewide stay-at-home order through at least April 7th, we will be extending all days closed through April 7th for all libraries. If you have previously submitted a closing later than that date, your days closed will not be reduced.  As... Read more

March 19, 2020 - 7:44am

We wanted to get some reminders and critical updates to you today. Please keep in mind that dates for closures, due date extensions, and related system actions are reviewed as the situation evolves. We are prepared to extend dates as needed.

Stay Updated

Primary sources of... Read more

March 17, 2020 - 8:11am

SWAN staff are scheduled to continuously monitor our ticketing system, so please send any questions or updates directly to This email creates a ticket in our help system which we can all track. If... Read more