Network Office and COVID-19

In our effort to help contain the spread of COVID-19, Network staff are currently working from home but remain just as accessible as always through all the same channels, M-F, 8am-4pm.

Please direct any questions to Executive Director Meg Backus, or let us know if we can help. meg@nnyln.org, 315-265-1119 x1.

North Country Coronavirus Pandemic Time Capsule

Consider leaving your fingerprints on our North Country Coronavirus Pandemic time capsule. Share this link with students, faculty, supporters, and other members of your community to expand participation in this state-wide documentation project. Link to participate:...

2021 Award Nominations Open!

Nominations are now being accepted for the Excellence in Library Service and Outstanding Student Work Awards. Please see below for more details and deadlines for each!Excellence in Library Service Award NominationEstablished in 1991, the NNYLN Award for Excellence in...

Anti-Racist Work Group Read: Just Us: An American Conversation

Join us next month for another group book read! Libraries and museums are cultural institutions that both reflect and produce society. Those working within them must serve all members of their communities equitably, and must be equipped to engage in and advance the...
New Community Story Project Resource

New Community Story Project Resource

On October 22, Jery Huntley will present OurStoryBridge this free resource and tool kit for producing a crowdsourced, community story project emphasizing audio history collecting and sharing. It replicates the success of the model, Adirondack Community: Capturing,...

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Website Refresh

Website Refresh

We’ve started an October meetup group for those of us who have been meaning to give attention to our websites but have not gotten around to it. It’s time to get to that! Anyone who joins will set their own goals for what they want to accomplish during the month. The...

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NNYLN Services Tour

NNYLN Services Tour

We ask members to register for one of our upcoming services tours to get an overview of the resources and services available. These short events serve two purposes: We're engaging in an evaluation process and soon we'll be asking you to provide feedback about our...

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NNYLN Fall Meeting – October 8

NNYLN Fall Meeting – October 8

The Fall Meeting will take place online on October 8 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm and will again feature presentations from the past year's grant recipients. Register now!

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Network Grants Now Open

Network Grants Now Open

The two categories of our grants are Special Collections and Action and are due August 7, 2020. Special Collections grants are geared toward creating access—physical or intellectual—to special content that would be useful to others. The "Action" category is new this...

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