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


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


  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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

Couponing 101, April 2nd

NCLA Couponing Workshop Event Flyer.

Couponing 101, Get Your Free Couponing Education! Learn How to Find & Use Coupons to Maximize Savings!! You will get Valuable Tips, Techniques & Strategies on how to EARN money while Spending! Presented by Syosset Librarians Alisa Fogel & Evelyn Hershkowitz Date: Thursday, April 2, 2015 Where: Syosset Library 225 South Oyster Bay Road Room […]

Public Relations and Programming Division Performer’s Showcase, April 29th

PR/Programming Division Performer's Showcase Event Flyer.

You’re Invited to Attend the NCLA PR/Programming Division’s Performer’s Showcase 2015! Time: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. April 29th, 2015 Uniondale Public Library Fee: $10 NCLA Members, $20 NCLA Non-Members This is an excellent opportunity to experience outstanding performers, new programs, and gifted craftspeople. To register, please see accompanying event flyer.

Cool Apps for the iPad and iPhone, May 13th

Cool Apps for the iPad and iPhone

The Retiree Committee is proud to present the program, Cool Apps for the iPad and iPhone! Lecturer: Sharper Training Solutions WEDNESDAY, May 13, 2015 9:30 -11:30 NLS 900 Jerusalem Ave. Uniondale, NY NCLA Members $5.00 Non-members $15.00 Be a savvy senior! An expert speaker from Sharper Training Solutions will demonstrate: How to use the App […]

Long Island Libraries and Pop Culture Conference, April 16th

LIPopCon Event Flyer

The Long Island Libraries and Pop Culture Conference (LIPopCon) is a yearly conference that provides library professionals and library and information science students with the latest information about trends in pop culture. Covering everything from anime and manga to video games and movies to science fiction and fantasy to graphic novels and comic books, LIPopCon […]

RASD Tech Update Panel Presentation, March 31st

RASD Tech Panel Presentation Event Flyer.

The Reference and Adult Services Division presents a Tech Update Panel Presentation on Tuesday, March 31st, at the Elmont Public Library, from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Discussed will Monitor Mirroring, Freegal, Zinio, Vudu, Chromebooks, iPad for Cash Registers, Hoopla, Roku, Wireless Printers, and more . . . 2 CEUs will be awarded. $5 for […]