You are in for a treat if the next presentation you attend is hosted by one of the participants of "Creating Powerful Presentations" at SENYLRC last week. Polly-Alida Farrington visited SENYLRC to teach us about new tools and techniques we can use to improve they way we visually present information.
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.
Southeastern NY Library Resources Council (SENYLRC) Announces Twila Snead Commitment to Excellence Award Winner
Winner: FRANKLIN – Access to the FDR Library’s Digital Collections
View the latest edition of the newsletter here:
News items about:
the 47th Annual Meeting of the Council
Board of Trustees election ballot
Empire Collaborations in Albany
Our newest members
A New program for community college libraries
DPLA community reps
VBMC photo from their HRVH collection on Katie Couric's Show
Special Interest Groups