History of Livonia Public Library:

The Livonia Public Library serves the community as an educational and cultural center  providing free access to recreational, educational and informational materials and services in both print and non-print. We are members of the Pioneer Library System consisting of 42 member libraries in Livingston, Wyoming, Wayne and Ontario counties.The Gahnyhsas-Tecarnedoi Campfire Girls of Livonia pledged […]

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NYLA Annual Conference

November 8-11, 2017 — Saratoga Springs, New York Visit nyla.org/conference for expanded conference information and registration   Some highlights of the LTA sponsored workshops: *The Proper Care and Feeding of Your Library Director Sponsor: LTA You’ve read the Handbook for Library Trustees of NYS and taken advantage of local, state and online trustee training opportunities. […]

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New Health Literacy Toolkit

The National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM) and The American Library Association (ALA) have partnered through the Libraries Transform public awareness campaign to create a free toolkit for Health Literacy Month, which is observed in October. NNLM and ALA’s partnership will equip library professionals with customizable tools to raise awareness of how libraries support […]

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Gloversville Public Library – Restoration of an Historic Carnegie Library

The roots of the Gloversville Public Library dates back to 1880 with the incorporation of the Levi Parsons Library of Gloversville and Kingsboro, a subscription library. In 1888 the library re-chartered as the Gloversville Free Library, an association library. And finally in 2005, when support from the city of Gloversville was reduced from $150,000 per […]

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State Education Department Releases Revised Draft Every Student Succeeds Act Plan

Revisions Made in Response to the More Than 1,000 Comments Received on the Draft ESSA Plan Revised Draft Plan Continues to Emphasize Fostering Equity in Education for All Students and Expands Measures for School Accountability & Student Success The New York State Education Department today presented revisions to the draft Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) […]

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