CLRC Annual Legislative Breakfasts – Stories to Tell

On December 1, CLRC held its annual Legislative Breakfast at La Casita Cultural Center with over 50 people attending the event. Thank you to our regional legislators for attending and/or sending a representative to speak with library supporters (trustees, friends,...

Support Net Neutrality – Sign the Petition

everylibrary is the National Political Action Committee for Libraries. They are dedicated to showing off the great things that libraries do across the country and to get more Americans engaged in supporting libraries. Take a few minutes to show your support for net...

Internet-Wide Day of Action to Save Net Neutrality

Today, July 12, is the Day of Action to Save Net Neutrality. Join the ALA and hundreds of other organizations as we tell the FCC why we’re battling for the net. Because the internet shouldn’t have a slow lane, and ISPs don’t need VIPs. Visit the...

Next Week – NYLA Holds Online Town Hall Meeting

Before you get on the bus to Albany, attend a “town hall” meeting. Thursday, February 16, 2017 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM This online forum will provide up-to-minute information on where the library community stands in the NYS Budget negotiation process, and the...

NYLA’s 2017 Legislative and Budgetary Priorities

On March 1, the New York Library Association (NYLA) will once again host Advocacy Day in Albany. This is your opportunity to meet with regional legislative representatives to discuss the issues and challenges facing libraries today. And, of course, to ask for...

Library Advocacy Events Coming in 2017

March 1 – NYLA Advocacy Day in Albany The New York Library Association is the voice of the library community advocating at the state and local level for funding support for libraries and library systems. Each spring, libraries from across New York State rally at...