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Jessica Regitano, CLRC Professional Development Award Recipient, Talks About the American Association of School Librarians Conference

This past weekend, I had the great privilege of attending the 2019 Biennial Conference of American Association of School Librarians, a division of ALA.

April Bliss Discusses New Initiatives Grant Project, “Stop Motion Video Creative Animation”

New Initiatives Grant Final Report "Stop Motion Video Creative Animation" Please provide a brief narrative explaining your project and its outcomes. Stik Bot set and props were selected and purchased. Kindle Fires were to be the cameras and storage hardware. It was...

Joshua Finnell Discusses New Initiatives Grant Project, “Data Science Collaboratory”

New Initiatives Grant Final Report "Data Science Collaboratory" Please provide a brief narrative explaing your projects and its outcomes. The collaboratory was a pilot project for building a data analysis and collaboration network focused exclusively on smaller...

Help Needed for BOCES SLS Battle of the Books

O²CM BOCES SLS is looking for help in writing their regional 2019-2020 Battle of the Book questions. If you have read any of these books, please consider submitting questions to ask the students. All questions should start with "In which book . . . " Please use the...

Webinar: Whole Person Librarianship – An Introduction to Library-Social Collaboration

Libraries across the nation and the world are hiring social workers to support library staff and patrons. But how do you get started? What do you do if you can’t afford or don’t need a full-time social worker in your library? This webinar will provide an overview of the rise of library-social work collaborations and describe the basics of scalable options for every library.

April Bliss, CLRC Professional Development Award Recipient, Talks About the Association of Rural Libraries Conference

I was fortunate to be able to attend the Association of Rural Libraries Conference in Burlington Vermont early September 2019 with help of a CLRC Professional Development Grant. 

DEC Hosts Free Lunchtime Sustainability Webinar Series

Saving the planet can seem daunting. That's why the DEC is bringing the new GreenNY Sustainability Series of webinars to give simple tips and tricks to make a difference and save money! Topics will be presented by issue experts and cover the basics, such as recycling,...

Join a Virtual Book Club

You are invited to participate in a virtual book club to read and discuss the book, The Person You Mean to Be: How Good People Fight Bias, by Dolly Chugh. By making our libraries more inclusive, we can better serve all of our users. This book club is an opportunity to...
CLRC Invites You to Your 2019 Annual Conference

CLRC 2019 Annual Conference!

You’re invited to the Central New York Library Resource Council’s 2019 Annual Conference! This special event will begin with light refreshments, coffee, and a morning conference followed by lunch and a keynote address by Lyndon Cudlitz on Thursday, October 10 at the Rome Campus of Mohawk Valley Community College.

Webinar Series: Become a TECH HERO and a POWER COMMUNICATOR – Getting to Know the New Tech-Talk Database

CDLC, CLRC, NNYLN, SENYLRC, SCRLC, and WNYLRC are sponsoring a free 3-part webinar series on technology and communications using the new Tech-Talk Database!

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