About the Sustainability Initiative

 

 

Purpose Statement

 

To create leadership and provide tools to mobilize libraries to think and act sustainably.

In a way that builds awareness and consensus while inspiring action by members of the library community to own their role as sustainability leaders in their communities,

So that communities thrive, bounce back from disruption and are infused with new and better life for everyone.

 

 

Introductory Video

 

 

 

 

 

NYLA Resolution on the Importance of Sustainable Libraries

 

White Paper

 

Committee Members

 

Frequently Asked Questions

 

Donate to the Sustainability Initiative

 

Sponsors

 

Sustaianbility Initiative News

Update from the NYLA Sustainability Initiative - eBulletin, April, 2017

New Collaboration Offers Leadership Opportunity for Public Libraries in New York State - Press Release, February, 2017

Update from the NYLA Sustainability Initiative - eBulletin, February, 2017

Update from the NYLA Sustainability Initiative - eBulletin, December, 2016

Update from the NYLA Sustainability Initiative - eBulletin, October, 2016

Update from the NYLA Sustainability Initiative - eBulletin, August, 2016

Update from the NYLA Sustainability Initiative - eBulletin, June, 2016

NYLA & the UAlbany G3 Team - eBulletin, June, 2016

NYLA Sustainability Initiative (NYLA-SI): An Introduction - eBulletin, February, 2016

Sustainable, Resilient, Regenerative - eBulletin, October, 2015

On the Importance of Sustainable Libraries - eBulletin, April, 2014