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.
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
Annual Media Services Division Roundtable Tuesday, March 24, 2015 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon (Coffee, etc. – 9:15 a.m.) Andrew Geddes Meeting Room Nassau Library System Media librarians and staff will have an opportunity to discuss media formats, circulation issues, packaging problems, etc . Topics to discuss: Blu-Rays, DVDs, etc. Playaways or CDs Hoopla, OverDrive, […]