Digital Census Preparation Training in Plattsburgh & Watertown

For anyone who intends to work with communities towards a complete count during Census 2020. If you or your organization is considering providing internet access or digital tools and services, we will help you create safe digital and non-digital pathways to...

New Resource on Census 2020 from New York State Library

The New York State Library recently announced the release of the Census 2020 Resources web page. In an effort to count every person living in the United States,  by April 1, 2020 the U.S. Census Bureau will have sent out invitations to participate in the 2020 Census,...

New York History Google Group

The Northern NY Library Network recently started a New York History Google Group to help public history organizations communicate across the North Country. If you are interested in joining this group, fill out this short form and you will be added to the group.

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...

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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...

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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,...

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Inspiration at ALSC National Institute Conference

Inspiration at ALSC National Institute Conference

Thanks to the Northern New York Library’s Network’s professional development grant program, I recently had the opportunity to attend the ALSC National Institute, one of the only conferences dedicated to children’s librarianship. I attended some wonderful sessions on...

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Congratulations to a new cohort of grantees!

Congratulations to a new cohort of grantees!

The Northern New York Library Network is proud to announce the projects funded in the 2018-19 grant cycle. The Network awarded $47,010 to its member libraries, whose proposed projects pursue innovation or increased access to special collections in their...

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