Writer at Large: Stories from the Front Lines of Freelancing

Presenter John Hanc is the author/co-author of 17 books, contributing writer to Newsday, The New York Times, Smithsonian.com, Runner’s World and more. He is currently working on two medical memoirs. Please join us as he discusses where he gets his inspiration from, how he develops his ideas and talks about some of the books and […]

Graphic Novel Book Club at the Bethpage Public Library

Bethpage Public Library invites all to check out their Graphic Novel Book Club! For this meeting, they will be reading Volume 5 of Tom King’s Batman series, which recently won him an Eisner Award for Best Writer. Tuesday, January 29 at 6:00 pm at the Bethpage Public Library Free snacks and prizes! Registration Recommended, Walk-Ins […]

The Internet is Dark and Full of Terrors: an NCLA & SCLA collaboration

Are you a Children’s, Young Adult or School Librarian? Don’t miss this vital panel discussion in collaboration with the NCLA Computers & Technology and Pop Culture Committees, and the SCLA Computer & Technical Services Division! The Internet is an amazing resource for everyone, but at times it is the ‘Wild West.’ Educate yourself and your […]

Bus Trip to Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

Join us to see Beautiful, the Tony and Grammy Award-winning Carole King musical, courtesy of the Glen Cove Library. Based on the inspiring true story of one woman’s remarkable journey from teenage songwriter to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Wednesday, February 27, 2019 from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm The cost of $101 includes center […]

Annual Media Services Division Roundtable

The NCLA Media Services Division will be holding its Annual Roundtable on Thursday, January 24, 2019, from 1-3 pm, in the Andrew Geddes Meeting Room at the Nassau Library System. Join us for a lively discussion at “Everything Media” plus light refreshments! $5 for NCLA members, $20 for non-members CEU: 2 Contact Hrs. Raffle Prizes! […]

NCLA Support Staff Division presents Microsoft Word – back to basics!

NCLA Support Staff Division invites you to an Introduction Microsoft Word Workshop. Learn the basics of word processing including creating a document, saving, editing, margins, and copy and paste. Prerequisite: basic computer skills. Date: Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 Time : 9:30 – 11:30 AM (light refreshments at 9 AM) Place: Uniondale Public Library NCLA Members: FREE! Non-Members: $15.00 Register online […]

Early Bird Registration for the Long Island Library Conference is LIVE!

Don’t miss your chance to see Dave Isay of StoryCorps at the 44th Long Island Library Conference.  And why not save a few bucks while you’re at it? See the flyer for more information!

Canceled – NCLA Pop Culture Committee presents – Amanda Brennan: Meme Librarian

Due to personal reasons, Amanda Brennan has been forced to cancel her appearance for the January 22nd Meme Librarian Event. We apologize on her behalf. Refunds will be issued. Learn how to utilize memes at your library for programming, flyers, social media, and much more! Presented by Tumblr’s Meme Librarian, Amanda Brennan. Tuesday, January 22, 2019 […]

10/2/18 – NCLA Civil Service Town Hall Meeting Report

Last night, 10/2/18, NCLA held a Civil Service Town Hall Meeting at the Garden City Public Library. At the meeting, NCLA provided to members the information so far ascertained by the MLD-NCLA Joint Civil Service Committee. This information was reported to members via a PowerPoint; I have converted the PowerPoint to a PDF for members […]

Children’s Services Division Membership

BECOME A MEMBER!  Time to become a member of Nassau County Library Association and join the Children’s Services Division If you become a member of the Children’s Services Division by May 3, 2018 you’ll be entered for a chance to win a $50 AMAZON GIFT CARD! For more information, please contact Sarah Aiosa, CSD President, at saiosa@rooseveltlibrary.org or Maryanne Linehan, CSD Membership […]

Raise Money for NCLA

TD Bank’s Affinity Program (see accompanying brochure) makes contributions to non-profit organizations, such as NCLA, based on our members’ accounts at TD Bank. They will make a contribution for every existing account and every new account. All you have to do is tell the bank teller that you are part of NCLA and give them […]