Plattsburgh Public Library Creative Makerspace

The NNYLN Technology Service Improvement grant provided funds to outfit the newly available creative maker space with a computer and monitor for the 3D printers, a charging station, several Chromebooks, project lockers, robotics competition equipment, and...
Annual Awards Nominations Welcome

Annual Awards Nominations Welcome

NNYLN welcomes submissions for its annual Outstanding Student Worker Award and Excellence in Library Service Award. Read more below regarding criteria for each and follow the links to submit your nomination. NNYLN Outstanding Student Worker Award Outstanding Student...
Advocacy Alert!

Advocacy Alert!

Advocacy Alert! Governor Andrew Cuomo has released his 2019-2020 Executive Budget proposal, pitched as a “Democracy Agenda,” which includes drastic cuts to library funding. If democracy relates to active participation of the people in politics and civic life,...

NYS Historic Newspapers Restored with Limited Damage

On Sunday, July 29th the NNYLN offices suffered a power failure. Normally this would not affect operation of the NYS Historic Newspapers web site (NYSHN). However, the generator failed to run and about an hour after the power failure the backup batteries ran out of...