Category Archives: Meetings

Technology Information Forum – Staff Intranets

The TIF minutes from the March 4th meeting @ East Islip library have been approved.

The agenda from the April 1st, 2010 Technology Information Forum meeting @ East Hampton is available:

We covered designing and creating staff intranets. We were shown examples by Jason Ladick from Connetquot Public Library, Arleen West from East Hampton Library, Eric Cohen from John Jermaine Memorial Library and David Belmonte from Mastic Moriches Shirley.

HANDOUT: Design Considerations & 10 Tips for an Effective Intranet

The next Technology Information Forum meeting will be at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Free Library on Thursday, May 13th.

Technical Services Forum Slideshows/Handouts

The slideshows from the Inventory, Weeding and Collection Development program at Brentwood Public Library have been posted for you to view and/or print.

Inventory Control

Weeding Collections

Weed the Stacks, Harvest the Space

If you attended, we ask that you please fill out and return to us a workshop evaluation survey. A survey can be downloaded and printed from here.

Technical Services Roundtable: Inventory, Weeding and Collection Development

Tuesday, March 16th at the Brentwood Public Library, we will be holding the Technical Services Roundtable. The topic is Inventory, Weeding and Collection Development. Coffee at 9:30am, Presentation begins at 10:00am.

Join us at the Technical Services Forum for a panel discussion moderated by Sue Ketcham of Long Island University. We will be sharing ideas on how to keep our library collections current and fulfilling the unique needs of our community. Inventory, weeding and collection development do not have to be arduous tasks!

You may register at

Alternatively, you may contact Emily Clasper at SCLS, 631-286-1600 ext. 1364 or email to

You can also get a PDF version of the flyer here.