Supporting Our Immigrant Community – Rapid Response Training Wednesday, June 20

At the June, 2018 RASD Board Meeting, we spoke about how we, as librarians, can reach out and support our immigrant community. If you, or anyone you know is interested to learn more about how we can stand with immigrants – –

Please join the upcoming Rapid Response Training for Undocumented Immigrants on Wednesday, June 20, 2018, from 10:00 am until 1:00 pm. This training is FREE and will take place at Suffolk County Community College, in the Babylon Student Center, Mildred Green Room (Ammerman Campus in Selden). It is being provided by LI Jobs with Justice.

The RSVP is Monday, June 18. Please see the email below for details. Everyone is encouraged and welcome to attend this event. Please spread the word.  The Facebook event This event is sponsored by the SCCC Undocumented Student Task Force. There is no charge for this training. ALL are welcome, but please RSVP so we can plan.



Please let me know if you have any questions. Thanks so much!.

Joan Cook
Instructor, Library Technical Services
Suffolk County Community College
533 College Road, Selden, NY 11784


RASD at LILC: Bookface & Beyond

RASD at the Long Island Library Conference 

Bookface & Beyond: Creating Engaging Content for Social Media
Nick Tanzi, Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library
Sara Roye, Public Relations Specialist, Mastic-Moriches-Shirley Community Library
Sponsored by: 
SCLA RASD PR & Marketing Committee
Arranged by: Jo-Ann Carhart
Location: Salons 7, 8, 9, 10 Upper Level   Session III (3pm-4pm)

Libraries often struggle to provide consistent, captivating content for our social media platforms. Learn how to draw in new followers and keep them engaged! This presentation will cover marketing strategies, sample ideas, paid ads and more!