2016 Loleta Fyan Small and Rural Libraries Conference

Rural Libraries Conference title text

The 2016 Loleta Fyan Small and Rural Libraries Conference was held on Mackinac Island May 4-6, 2016.

Major Sponsors

The Library of Michigan Foundation generously supports the Rural Libraries Conference through administration of Loleta Fyan funds.  This project is also supported by the Library of Michigan with federal funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. The Institute of Museum and Library Services is the primary source of federal support for the nation’s 122,000 libraries and 17,500 museums. The Institute's mission is to create strong libraries and museums that connect people to information and ideas.

Attendee Information

2016 Exhibitors


Baker & Taylor, Inc.

The Book Farm, Inc.

Book Systems Inc.

Bound to Stay Bound Books

The Breton Group

Books Galore, Inc.


Clarke Historical Library, Digital Newspapers

CoLibri Systems North America

Corrigan Moving Systems

Daniels and Zermack Architects, LLC



Foreward Reviews

Friends of Michigan Libraries

Gumdrop Books

Historical Society of Michigan

JLB Creatives Publishing

Kent Record Management, Inc.

Library Design Associates, Inc.

Library of Michigan


Merit Network

Merritt Cieslak Design, PLC

Michigan Attorney General OK2SAY Program

Michigan Humanities Council

Michigan Library Association

Midwest Collaborative for Library Services, MCLS

Sanilac Computer Products0


Total Boox

Wayne State University, SLIS



Updated 05/16/2016