Free Webinar – Calm, (Legally) Cool and Collected – Tactics for Libraries Facing Book Challenges and Collection-based Protests

Date: Thursday, December 2, 2021Time: 1:00 PM – 2:30 PMPlace: Online at Stephanie ‘Cole’ Adams Using applicable library ethics and law as a foundation, this practical and action-oriented session will work through the roles, responsibilities, and possible tactics of every person working at and supporting a library when a community needs to weather a content challenge, […]

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Free Webinar – Rekindling from Burnout : Lessons and Strategies for Public Library Workers

Date: Wednesday, November 18, 2021Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PMPlace: Online at Abigail Garnett, Alicia Pritchard, Lawrence Fiorelli Library workers provide support for patrons in distress on a regular basis. A hard and busy day might leave us depleted. Though we feel the effects of secondary trauma, we may not have the tools to describe and process the […]

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Job Posting – System Services Support Associate, Southern Adirondack Library System

SALS is seeking a self-motivated System Services Support Assistant responsible for a variety of tasks, including by not limited to preparation of board packets and minute taking, coordination of annual dinner and other events; responding to member library calls and requests for assistance, compilations of statistics and spreadsheets, overseeing the daily delivery service and interlibrary […]

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Job Posting – Executive Director, Schenectady County Public Library

Schenectady County seeks an energetic leader with vision who has executive experience and isa proven collaborator, communicator and creative problem solver. The successful candidate willpromote the library’s mission with compassion, joy, innovation, flexibility and a belief in thetransformative power of public libraries. Our new director will possess financial foresight and anin-depth understanding of how the […]

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Online Training for Trustees – Trustee Handbook Book Club

Join co-authors of the Handbook for Library Trustees of New York State Jerry Nichols and Rebekkah Smith Aldrich for this fun and informative series! Each month trustees are encouraged to read a chapter of the Trustee Handbook and send in questions that the authors will address at live events later this year. Trustees from all public library […]

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MVLS Board of Trustees Meeting

Mohawk Valley Library System
Board of Trustees Meeting

9:30 AM, Thursday, January 20, 2022
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Harold & Junice Wusterbarth Volunteer Service Award Recipient
Sharon Jordan, Schenectady County Public Library

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