Empowering Libraries, Archives

and Communities

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Lecture: More Than Books – Libraries, Community, & Historic Preservation

Join as at the Cazenovia Public Library for a special lecture on the history of libraries! This program traces almost 200 years in American library practice with a special focus on New England and its many municipal, historic, and specialty research libraries.

SIG: Digital Inclusion Coalition Meetup

The CNY Digital Inclusion Coalition is a group seeking equitable Internet in the Central New York region. We want to gather people in CNY together to create a unified voice in support of digital inclusion efforts in our region.

Kate Marie Walsh, CLRC Professional Development Award Recipient, Talks About the TCEA Conference

Thank you to the Central New York Resources Council for your support in sending three of my colleagues and myself to the TCEA (Texas Computer Education Association) conference in San Antonio, Texas.  Their 2019 FULLY CHARDED week-long conference really lived up to their tag line…Advancing Teaching and Learning through Technology.

Sustainable Tips and Tricks – OCPL Monthly Info

Sustainable Tips and Tricks is full of recommendations to help you integrate sustainable practices into your libraries and communities. With winter coming to a end, it’s time to start thinking about your outdoor garden. Whether you’re planting at the library or at...

New York State Census Complete Count Commission Hearing

The New York State Complete Count Commission has announced seven public hearings across the state to gain public input and hear from Census experts and advocates. This is a great opportunity to let the Commission know how the 2020 Census will affect your library and your community.

Webinar: Using the Whole Book Approach

Join Simmons University professor and author, Megan Dowd Lambert, to learn how to shake up storytime in ways that that will affirm and empower children.

Librarians’ Night Out Presented by LISSA

Librarians’ Night Out is a networking opportunity for current LIS students and alumni. Come ready to enjoy good conversation, light refreshments, and a chance to win various door prizes!

Workshop: Long Overdue – Enhancing Library Services for LGBTQ Individuals & Families

Join us at the Mid York Library System office to learn more about how libraries can better help LGBTQ individuals and families!

SIG: Early Career Professionals Meetup

Are you an Early Career Library & Information Professional? Then we want YOU to join CLRC’s Early Career Professionals Special Interest Group (SIG)!

Important Announcement Regarding DPLA

For almost five years, CLRC has participated in the New York State Service Hub for the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA). Over these years, we’ve worked with our state partners to facilitate the addition of 443,200 records from about 200 organizations to DPLA,...

Our Services


Resource Sharing

We provide shared access to library services.  Members can request an interlibrary loan, copy cataloging, or access medical resources.

Cultural Heritage Services

We provide shared access to library services.  Members can request an interlibrary loan, copy cataloging, or access medical resources.

Continuing Education

We offer opportunities to learn new skills.  Members can attend our workshops and webinars, or apply for Professional Development Grants.


Upcoming Events

Wed 27

SIG: Digital Inclusion Coalition Meetup

March 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
East Syracuse NY
Wed 27
Apr 12

UNYSLA Spring Conference 2019

April 12 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Erie Canal Museum
Syracuse NY
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