2016 Annual Conference & Trade Show:
Strong. Strategic. Sustainable.

November 2 - 5, 2016
Saratoga Springs, NY
The Saratoga Hilton

2016 Conference Program Presentation Archive
2016 Conference Programs & Descriptions
2016 Conference Special Events
2016 NYLA Conference Catalog (PDF)

Don't miss out on the information from the conference bag if you 'went green' - Packet Materials (PDF)
Sign-ups are now open for 2016 Consultant Office Hours! - SOLD OUT
Sign-up & view details on the 2016 NYLA Collaboratories Sign-up Onsite

Bring Your Smiles to NYLA 2016!

NYLA's Official Conference Photographer, Mark Sweeney, will be avialble to take professional headshots. Take your online profiles to the next level with a high quality photo.

Visit Trade Show Booth #124
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Friday 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

$39.00 for 5x7" 300ppi sized Retouched Digital File
$69.00 for 5x7" 300 ppi sized Retouched Digital File PLUS 2-5x7" color prints AND 2-5x7" Black and White prints (includes shipping)

 The NYLA 2016 App is Now Available!

With thanks to Boopsie, NYLA has a mobile app available to conference attendees to make navigating the conference offerings quick and easy via your mobile device.
To download the app click on the following links on your mobile device.
Download it now for both apple and android devices.

Don't want to wait for your Conference Promotional Brochure to arrive in the mail? Download it here!

2016 Keynote

NYLA is pleased to announce that Garry Golden will present the 2016 Keynote Address: Tapping Your Inner Futurist: Libraries and the Future of Sustainable Communities
Thursday, November 3
9:00 AM- 10:15 AM
Click here for complete details.


2016 Conference Programmers

The conference programmers are representatives from all the sections, roundtables, and committees that make up NYLA.  It is their hard work that results in the conference as you know it.  Many thanks to each and every conference programmer!

2016 Conference Chair - Ellen Rubin

Associate Chair - Mary Carol Lindbloom

CE Committee - Matthew Kopel

For Trade Show questions, please contact NYLA Marketing or call 518-432-6952 ext. 105.

Section Programmers

ASLS Michelle Young
FLS Janet Kreason
LAMS Barbara Madonna
PLS Dan Hubbs
RASS Sarah Clark
SMART Nancy Howe
SSL Stacey Rattner
YSS Rebecca Darling
SCLA Julie Delaney

Roundtable Programmers     

CORT Judith Doyle
ESRT Wilma Glover Koomson
FILM Austin Olney
GIRT Mary Redmond
IFRT Frank McKenna
MSRT Leah Krauss
NMES Sarah Akers
PCRT Valarie Acklin
PLRT Heidi Jensen
RLRT Leona Chereshnowski
RLSP Elena Falcone

Affiliate Programmers

NY3Rs Mary Carol Lindbloom
LTA Tim Gavin
PULISDO Susan Mitchell
SED / NYSL Mary Beth Farr
SLSA Susanne Ford-Croghan
ULU Lauren Comito
Center for the Book Rocco Staino
NY Black Librarians Caucus Shauntee Simpson


Future NYLA Conferences

2017: Saratoga Springs, November 8-11

2018: Rochester, November 7-10

2019: Saratoga Springs, November 13-16

2020: Saratoga Springs, November 4-7