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Calling All Writers!

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Program Type:

Online Program

Age Group:

Adult, Teens
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Program Description

Calling All Writers!

Whether you’re a seasoned writer or just starting your writing career, Bloomington Public Library offers FREE online tools that can help with writing, editing, formatting and even publishing your work. 

If you want to find out more, join Anna Behm, eContent Specialist at Reaching Across Illinois Library System, a library consortium which includes Bloomington Public Library and others. Anna will provide a virtual demonstration of a suite of software --  -- which is specially designed for writers and is accessible for free to anyone living in the state of Illinois.

You can use to put together a beautiful family history for loved ones, create a book that's ready for self-publication, or prepare your work for submission to traditional publishers.

Join other local writers virtually to learn how this free software can help you begin or continue on your writing journey.

Registration for this program can be completed online at You may also register by calling 309.590.6168 or by visiting the Adult Services Desk at the Library and registering in person. As soon as registration is complete, you will receive an email with a link to access the online discussion. This program will be recorded; those who register will receive a link to the recording within a few days of the program's completion.