ALA Applauds FCC Decision to Protect Open Internet

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted today to assert the strongest possible open Internet protections—banning paid prioritization and the blocking and throttling of lawful content and services. The American Library Association (ALA), a longtime network...

CLRC Participates in Advocacy Day 2015 in Albany

This past Wednesday, February 25th, CLRC chartered a bus and met with more central New York library advocates in Albany. Over fifty librarians, trustees, paraprofessionals, students and patrons from our region met with sixteen legislators to remind them that libraries...

Support Your Library with CLRC!

February 25th is Library Advocacy Day in New York State! Many of us are going to Albany to rally at the capitol, but we need your help to spread the word!   Enroll as a Library Advocate Write to your legislator to show your support for libraries! Learn about the...

Disaster Relief Grants for School Libraries

Has all this snow and cold caused problems for your school library? Beyond Words: The Dollar General School Library Relief Fund, administered by the American Association of School Librarians (AASL), supports public school libraries in the communities served by Dollar...

Call for Articles – “Library as Community Refuge”

NYLA’s Leadership and Management Section (LAMS) is seeking articles for it’s next journal issue. The focus is on libraries and librarians serving as community refuges and resources after a natural disaster or disruptive event affects their communities. Do you...