Due to the impending blizzard in the Hudson Valley, Southeastern NY Library Resources Council's office will be closed as of 1:00pm on Monday and all day Tuesday. We will re-open as soon as possible on Wednesday.
Southeastern NY Library Resources Council (SENYLRC) is seeking an Executive Director. The Executive Director is responsible for all aspects of the operation of the Council, in accordance with NYS Education Law, Regulations of the NYS Commissioner of Education, SENYLRC Bylaws of the Board of Trustees, and SENYLRC Personnel policies. Acting as Chief Executive Officer of the Council, the Executive Director is appointed by and reports to the 15-member SENYLRC Board of Trustees.
Date: Tues., February 3, 2015
Trainer: Dorothy Howard, METRO
Cost: $10 for members (including members of other NY3R's councils), $15 for non-members
(Snow date February 3)
Date: Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Trainer: Polly-Alida Farrington, PA Farrington Associates
Cost: $30 for members (including members of other NY3R's councils), $35 for non-members
If you are a reference, circulation, or other type of librarian who is encounters RDA records in your catalog and want to know more about it, we are hosting a workshop called RDA Lite that is made specifically for you! For copy catalogers, we will be presenting Practical RDA.
The details of both are below.
There are exiting opportunities for our members at SENYLRC in the next few weeks! Registration is now open for the following events:
Unconference on Student Assistants, Interns and Volunteers
Friday, November 14, 2014
For anyone who supervises student assistants, interns, or volunteers, we are hosting an event to help you work with this population of invaluable library labor.
The new edition of SENYLRC Matters is here!
In this edition...
- A tribute to Kathy Horodyski, who is retiring after 28 years.
- Continuing Education: NLM, SIGs, and an unconference.
- Contact numbers for staff - we all have new telephone extensions.
- A new publication on resource sharing from Corinne Nyquist.
- News from SUNY Ulster, Historic Huguenot Street and Mount Saint Mary College.
- News you can use, and much more!
John Shaloiko, Executive Director of Southeastern New York Library Resources Council has announced his retirement due to health reasons. John, who has been director of the council for the past 21 years, will step down at the end of August 2014. The Board of Trustees has appointed Tessa Killian, SENYLRC's Associate Director, as the Interim Executive Director. They have also appointed a search committee to commence the process of hiring a new Executive Director.
There is still time to register for the Cataloging SIG, details below...
The first meeting of the Cataloging Special Interest Group (SIG) will be held on Tuesday, August 12th from 10am-12pm at the SENYLRC office in Highland, NY. We are excited to have Madeline Veitch and Megan Coder, dynamic librarians from SUNY New Paltz, here to convene the discussion group.