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Have you been taking advantage of our Vendor Partner benefits?
Did you know that as a NYLA Member you are entitled to Dental and Vision Insurance at discounted rates: New York Long Term Care Brokers provides access to affordable dental and vision plans from a variety of carriers, laid out in a manner that even a 4th grader could understand. Click here for more information!
Take advantage of this and other programs, offering everything from insurance discounts to earning rewards points just for shopping for every day items online. Visit the NYLA Vendor Partner page to start taking greater advantage of your NYLA membership!
October 2012: Taking Advantage of Social Networking in your Library
Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, we know what they are. We use them on a personal level, but can these social networking sites be good on an organizational level? This issue will focus on how your peers are taking advantage of these sites. What works, what doesn't work, and where should you be heading?
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A Message from the President...
October 2012 e-Bulletin President’s Report, from Matt Bollerman
I am about a month away from presiding over my final Council meeting as President. I have had the good fortune to work with a group of dedicated, smart and engaged people who care deeply about New York’s libraries. I want to thank Marcia Eggleston, Kelly Yim, Barbara Nichols-Randall, Pauline Herr, Joyce Laiosa, Mary Donohue and Tom Bindeman for their service on Council.
Texting School Librarian Connects Students with the Library
NYLA Annual Conference
November 7th-10th, 2012
The deadline for Advance Pricing for the NYLA Annual Conference is October 12th!
Please also note the following hotel reservation cut off dates:
Should you book either of these hotels after these dates, you will not be eligible for the special conference pricing. Scheduling and registration details on 2012 Annual Conference & Trade Show website! You can also download the Promotional Conference Brochure by clicking here.
2012 Library Advocate's Voters Guide
Election Day is fast approaching, and the New Yorkers for Better Libraries PAC has released its 2012 Voter’s Guide: The Library Advocate's Guide to the Voting Records of the New York State Legislature.
Digital Literacy Workshops
The final dates for 2012 Digital Literacy training have been announced. Training sessions will resume in April 2013. To register for any of these sessions, click here. For more information, contact Mary Anne Waltz, project manager and trainer, at email@example.com or 518-432-6952 x106, or visit www.diglitny.org.