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Library and Information Resources Network (LIRN)

Strengthening libraries for successful learning

LIRN is a nonprofit library service and content provider working to strengthen libraries for successful learning—so students can thrive in their academic careers and beyond.

We offer our members unrivaled value for resources, a team of caring library experts, and future-focused technology services.

We believe that all libraries deserve access to the technology and resources that enrich schools and empower students, regardless of size or budget. Whether you’re just beginning to build your school’s library, or whether you need an easy way to supplement existing resources—we’re here to help you create a future-ready learning experience.

Principal Consortial Functions
Electronic content licensing
Other Functions
Proxy hosting for remote patron access;
Federated search;
Librarian staffing services