LION Welcomes New Directors Libraries Online, Inc. is pleased to announce the arrival of two new directors to its consortium. Deborah Smith is Executive Director of the Essex Library Association. She brings a great depth of library experience to Essex, … Continue reading

LION Embarks On Three Year Strategic Plan Libraries Online, Inc., a 28-member library consortium, is in the first stages of a three-year strategic plan. Three working groups have been charged with the following tasks, with a completion date of 28 … Continue reading


Libraries Online, Inc. (LION) launched Pika on Monday, 14 May 2018. Built on the foundation of Villanova University’s VuFind, Pika is a discovery layer developed by Colorado’s Marmot Library Consortium. In use in libraries and library consortia in Arizona, Colorado, … Continue reading

LION Welcomes New Library Directors Libraries Online, Inc. welcomes four new library directors to its ranks. Lauren Davis replaced Bob Hull as Director in North Branford in late October 2017. Prior to coming to North Branford, Lauren spent 12 years … Continue reading

LION Announces Supplemental Delivery Services to Member Libraries The Board of Trustees of Libraries Online, Inc., (LION) has contracted with Riverbend Express of Portland, CT, to provide supplemental delivery services among member libraries. Its purpose is to enhance the consortium’s … Continue reading