The SCLA Annual Dinner registration is now open!

The SCLA Annual Dinner registration is now open!

Long Island Aquarium
431 E Main St, Riverhead, NY 11901
Thursday, November 15th 6:30-10:30pm

Join us for Dinner & Dancing!

$55 members & students
$65 non-members and on-site registration

Please register by Wednesday, November 14th.

CASH ONLY AT THE DOOR. All fees are non-refundable.

Register: https://www.nyla.org/max/events/scla-annual-meeting-dinner/302/

For any questions, please contact Emily Guerrero at emily@myrml.org.

RASD New Adult Committee (NAC) Presents: Embedded Librarianship

NAC Presents: Embedded Librarianship

Monday, September 17th 10:00 a.m., SCLS

Embedded Librarianship is one of the most valuable tools to working with any community, and this is especially true when working with a younger demographic.  The New Adult Committee will review how to work with stakeholders in your building to fashion relationships with New Adults.  We will also discuss where and how to embed yourselves with this demographic outside of the library walls.

Coffee/tea will be at 9:30 a.m. and the meeting will begin at 10:00 a.m.

PDF of Flyer

SCLA Support Staff Division is hosting Introduction to Canva

Canva is a graphic-design tool website, founded in 2012. It uses a drag-and-drop format and provides access to over a million photographs, graphics, and fonts. It is used by non-designers as well as professionals.

Conducted by Sharper Training Solutions

When: September 25, 2018

Time: 2-4 pm

Where: Suffolk Cooperative Library System Training Room

Please let us know in advance if you will need any special accommodations because of a disability.

Registration is online at: https://portal.suffolklibrarysystem.org/node/15515

Non-members please send $10.00 check made out to NYLA/SCLA to:

Alana Jagnanan

Brentwood Public Library

631-273-7883

Ajagnanan@brentwoodnylibrary.org

PDF http://scla.net/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/IntroCanva92518.pdf

RASD Media Committee meeting, September 19th, at the Suffolk Cooperative Library System

Please join us Wednesday, September 19th, for the RASD Media Committee meeting at the Suffolk Cooperative Library System, 9:30 a.m. for coffee and 10:00 a.m. for the meeting.

We’ll have a great discussion about Middle County Library’s Zine Collection.  Nicole Rambo, the Media Committee co-chair, will be discussing their very unique collection.  We’ll also be talking about the circulating board game and lawn game collections at Sayville Library, and how you can start your own.  As well as, the circulating toy collection at Middle Country.

No registration required.

If you have any questions please contact me at tsicurella@sayvillelibrary.org .

SCLA Scholarship 2018


SCLA Scholarship

The Suffolk County Library Association, serving Suffolk County libraries since 1939, offers an academic scholarship to assist an outstanding library school student in subsidizing the cost of their library school education, and to promote the profession by supporting an excellent student pursuing a Library or Information Science Master’s Degree in Suffolk County.

Apply here for the 2018 Suffolk County Library Association Scholarship. (PDF)

2018 Scholarship Award Supporting Librarian Students Flyer (PDF)

2018 Continuing Education Award Application for Library Support Staff

Continuing Education Award for Library Support Staff

The SCLA Continuing Education Award for Library Support Staff is a minimum cash award made to a library employee who is pursuing academic or career-related coursework that will enhance and contribute to their  library duties, as well as benefit libraries. The award is supported by the Suffolk County Library Association and is activities, individual contributions and commemorative gifts. It is administered by the SCLA Scholarship Committee whose decisions are final. It is an annual award, but if the Committee finds no suitable candidate in a given year, no award will be made.

Apply for the 2018 SCLA Continuing Education Award for Library Support Staff here. (PDF)

Continuing Education Award for Library Support Staff Flyer 2018 (PDF)

Tracking Dark Social: New Adult Committee of RASD

NAC: Tracking Dark Social
Monday, June 18 at 10 AM – 12 PM
Suffolk County Library Association, 627 N Sunrise Service Rd, Bellport, New York 11713

Come learn about “Dark Social,” including Snapchat, Facebook Messenger and other social platforms that lack clear metrics.