Conference Program Tracks

Administration & Leadership

Programming that explores issues surrounding the management of libraries in all forms.
Subtracks:

  1. Budgeting and Planning
  2. Human Resources
  3. Trustee / Board Relations
  4. Friends Groups / Community Collaboration
  5. Building, Construction & Maintenance
     

Core Knowledge & Career Development

Information providing ways in which to keep your skills sharp and advance your professional growth.
Subtracks:

  1. Networking
  2. Intellectual Freedom
  3. Advocacy & Outreach
  4. Job Placement & Advancement / Civil Service
     

Current Issues & Research

Hot topics and details on new findings and methodologies in the library profession.
Subtracks:

  1. Government Information / SED & NYSL
  2. Presentations on Ongoing Research
  3. Hot Topics
     

Accessibility, Diversity & Unique Populations

Learn more about meeting the unique needs of all patrons.
Subtracks:

  1. Ethnic Services
  2. Rural Libraries
  3. Correctional Libraries
     

School & Youth Programs, Services, and Literacy

Information for librarians working with youth and students in all setting.
Subtracks:

  1. Digital / Information Literacy
  2. Early Literacy
  3. Education Law, Regulations and Compliance
  4. School Collaborations & Partnerships
  5. Tween & Teen Programs
     

Technology & Digital Information

All things related to hardware, software, and innovations to drive your library forward by using all the latest emerging technologies.

User Services

Programs that explore best practices in meeting the ever changing needs of patrons.
Subtracks:

  1. Communications & Publications
  2. Readers Advisory
  3. Reference Services
     

Meetings are not listed under any of these tracks.