Reference & Adult Services Presents a Reader’s Advisory Panel & Round Robin


The Reference and Adult Services Division presents a  Reader’s Advisory Panel & Round Robin Presentation on Tuesday, June 2nd, at the Westbury Public Library, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00p.m. Cathleen Towey-Merenda, Director  Westbury Public Library will moderate. Our Panelists will be: Mystery/Suspense/Thriller: Eileen McCarthy, Rockville Centre Public Library Sci-Fi/Horror: Carol Ann Tack, Merrick Public Library Romance: […]

June 3rd, 50 Fresh Program Ideas for Your Adult Patrons

50 Fresh Program Ideas for Your Adult Patrons

Join Us for a Webinar hosted by the PR and Programming Division in the Nassau Library System Andrew Geddes Meeting Room . . . Are you ready to gain 50 fresh program ideas for your adult patrons? June 3rd Andrew Geddes Meeting Room 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm Themed events are popular throughout the year […]

FlameCon: Queering Comics for Kids, June 13

FlameCon Flyer

FlameCon: Queering Comics for Kids Join the NCLA and SCLA Pop Culture Committees at FlameCon on Saturday, June 13th at the Grand Prospect Hall in Brooklyn for the program, Queering Comics for Kids featuring Valerie Acklin from Bellmore Memorial Library and Nola Thacker from Westhampton Free Library. Join in the discussion of family-friendly, peer-positive comics […]

New York Comic Con 2015 Panel Submissions, June 5th


New York Comic Con 2015 Panel Submissions: Interested in creating a panel for the NCLA Pop Culture Committee to submit to New York Comic Con this year? Then please download and submit the completed flyer and panel submission form no later than June 5, 2015 at 5:00PM. Submission forms should be submitted as a Microsoft […]

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.

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]