The Pioneer Library System

 is a cooperative public library system serving the forty-two public libraries in Ontario, Wyoming, Wayne and Livingston counties.   Good public libraries are important to everyone. Library Systems provide a broader range of materials and services than any single community library could otherwise afford. Delivery Our fleet of vans is on the road 6 days [...]

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System Overview: The Buffalo & Erie County Public Library System

By Joy Testa Cinquino, Assistant Deputy Director, Development & Communications Buffalo and Erie County Public Library System Welcome to Buffalo, New York, known as the “City of Good Neighbors”. We are extremely pleased you selected this great city and hope you enjoy the sights and sounds of our region. The Buffalo & Erie County Public [...]

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System Overview – Four County Library System: Serving for Tomorrow

By Paul Golaszewski, Community Relations Manager Winter 2013 issue of Trustee Library systems are the statewide infrastructure that hold New York’s libraries together by providing consolidated services, shared programs, and specialized resources that benefit library users, stretch local library dollars, and save money for taxpayers. At the Four County Library System in the south-central region, we […]

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System Overview – Queens Library: Enriching Lives

Summer 2012 issue of Trustee Queens Library is one of New York City’s three public library systems. From 61 community libraries plus a Central Library, seven Adult Learning Centers and two Family Literacy Centers, our library system serves 2.3 million people in one of the U.S.’s most diverse counties. Our workforce of approximately 1,300 dedicated professionals […]

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Albany Public Library Renovations

Albany, New York   Overview As of June 2010, the Albany Public Library (APL) completed the $29.1 million Branch Improvement Plan-the first comprehensive infrastructure project in its history. The plan involved renovating three existing branches-Pine Hills, Delaware, and John A. Howe-along with constructing two new branches – John J. Bach and Arbor Hill/West Hill. Albany […]

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Highlight on The Suffolk Cooperative Library System

Long Island, New York   The Suffolk Cooperative Library System (SCLS) is an association created by agreement of the Boards of Trustees of its fifty-six member libraries, each of which remains autonomous under individual charters granted by the New York State Board of Regents. Local library Boards of Trustees elect the nine member board which […]

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