Archives for March 2015

Long Island Library Conference to take place on May 7th

The Long Island Library Conference will be taking place on May 7, 2015 at the Melville Marriott in Melville, NY. The conference is an educational forum for all who work in and for libraries. Held annually to provide innovative and informational programs as well as networking opportunities to improve the quality of the public, special, […]

Announcing the B.E.S.T. Award – Nassau/Suffolk 2015

(Apply for the B.E.S.T. Award now!) Purpose: To honor significant contributions by a teenager to library services. Award: A commemorative plaque will be awarded to one teen in each county. Each award recipient will also be given a $150 stipend. Requirements: Be a Nassau or Suffolk County resident. Be a volunteer, employee or other affiliate […]

RASD Tech Update Panel Presentation, March 31st

The Reference and Adult Services Division presents a Tech Update Panel Presentation on Tuesday, March 31st, at the Elmont Public Library, from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Discussed will Monitor Mirroring, Freegal, Zinio, Vudu, Chromebooks, iPad for Cash Registers, Hoopla, Roku, Wireless Printers, and more . . . 2 CEUs will be awarded. $5 for […]

Couponing 101, April 2nd

Couponing 101, Get Your Free Couponing Education! Learn How to Find & Use Coupons to Maximize Savings!! You will get Valuable Tips, Techniques & Strategies on how to EARN money while Spending! Presented by Syosset Librarians Alisa Fogel & Evelyn Hershkowitz Date: Thursday, April 2, 2015 Where: Syosset Library 225 South Oyster Bay Road Room […]

Public Relations and Programming Division Performer’s Showcase, April 29th

You’re Invited to Attend the NCLA PR/Programming Division’s Performer’s Showcase 2015! Time: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. April 29th, 2015 Uniondale Public Library Fee: $10 NCLA Members, $20 NCLA Non-Members This is an excellent opportunity to experience outstanding performers, new programs, and gifted craftspeople. To register, please see accompanying event flyer.

2015 Media Services Division Roundtable, March 24th

Annual Media Services Division Roundtable Tuesday, March 24, 2015 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon (Coffee, etc. – 9:15 a.m.) Andrew Geddes Meeting Room Nassau Library System Media librarians and staff will have an opportunity to discuss media formats, circulation issues, packaging problems, etc . Topics to discuss: Blu-Rays, DVDs, etc. Playaways or CDs Hoopla, OverDrive, […]