Long Island Library Conference to take place on May 7th

Long Island Library Conference Logo 2015.

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, […]

Emerging Librarians May Meetup – May 3

Emerging Librarians Meetup May

The Emerging Librarians Committee is having a May meetup on 5/3!  Click the flyer below to RSVP, or click here to read all about this new part of NCLA.

Save the Date: NCLA Annual Dinner and Installation of Officers

NCLA Flyer 2015

Nassau County Library Association: Annual Dinner and Installation of Officers The Save the Date Flyer for the 2015 NCLA Annual Dinner. SAVE THE DATE Thursday, November 12, 2015 6:00-10:00PM The Sterling * 3454 Hicksville Road * Bethpage, NY 11714 Continuous Open Bar, Crudite, Buffet Dinner, Dessert, Ice Cream Bar, Dancing with DJ Rob of Pace […]

YASD Award for Excellence in Programming

YASD Award for Excellence in Programming Application

Award for Excellence in Programming Application, 2015 YASD invites all Young Adult Librarians to share their most exciting and innovative Teen Program! Description of the Award: Annual award given to a Young Adult librarian for the best teen program of the previous year. Applicants are encouraged to complete and submit the attached application with the […]

LILC: Too Hot to Handle? Adult Graphic Novels in the Library, May 7th

TooHottoHandle

First Session: 9:00AM-10:00AM Speakers: Brandon Montclare, Comics Writer (Rocket Girl, Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight) Amy Reeder, Comics Artist(Rocket Girl, Batwoman) Valerie Acklin, Bellmore Memorial Library Josh Firer, Bellmore Memorial Library Program Description: While libraries have embraced youth-oriented graphic novels, adult versions can face an uphill battle due to their depictions of sex, violence, […]

NCLA Pop Culture Committee Meet-Up: LI Geek, May 3rd

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  Sunday, May 3, 2015 *NEW LOCATION*: Long Island MacArthur Airport in Ronkonkoma, NY Join the NCLA Pop Culture Committee at L.I. Geek, Long Island’s Newest Science-Fiction and Fantasy Convention! L.I. Geek Hours for Sunday, May 3: 10:00AM-7:00PM NCLA Pop Culture Committee Meet-Up: 12:00PM-1:00PM Please check at the information desk for the location of the meet-up […]

Join CSD for a chance to win a Kindle Fire!

Kindle Fire

If you become a member of the Children’s Services Division by May 7, 2015 you’ll be entered for a chance to win a Kindle Fire! If you’ve already renewed your membership, you can easily contact NCLA to add on the Children’s Services Division.  And if you haven’t joined NCLA, click here to join. It’s that […]

CSD Workshop: “From Portraits to Tweets” at Hofstra University

Hofstra 2015

From Portraits to Tweets Flyer NCLA Children’s Services Division Professional Development Workshop “From Portraits to Tweets” at Hofstra University Join us for an interactive guided tour of Hofstra University’s special exhibit: “From Portraits to Tweets: Imagery, Technology and the U.S. Presidency” Hofstra will provide a special presentation on how to bring this topic to life for […]

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

B.E.S.T Award Application.

(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 […]

Embedded Librarianship, May 29th

Embedded Librarian event flyer.

Embedded and Empowered: Making an Impact with Embedded Librarianship May 29th, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Farmingdale Public Library Participants will earn 6 MLA approved CE hours for completing this class. The role of the embedded librarian takes many forms in higher education, community health organizations, support groups and businesses. Embedded librarianship can include team […]