The 2018 LTA Institute in Review

Marriott Hotel, 101 James Doolittle Boulevard Uniondale, New York 11553 Library as Community: Know Your Aspirations, Plan for the Future Friday, April 27, 2018 Registration with Cash Bar & Reception followed by Dinner. Adria Ripka, LTA President welcomed all to the TI followed by remarks from: Jacquelyn Thresher, Nassau Library System, Kevin Verbesey, Suffolk Cooperative [...]

Read more

Tribute To Bernard A. Margolis

Bernard A. Margolis began serving as New York State Librarian and Assistant Commissioner for Libraries in January 2009. Reporting to the Deputy Commissioner for Cultural Education, Mr. Margolis administered the New York State Research Library and the Division of Library Development. In partnership with the state’s 73 public and school library systems, the State Library [...]

Read more

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 the first $25 for the founding of the Livonia Public Library in 1916. This year they celebrate their 100th anniversary in a big way by renovating their library.

Read more

Consider Joining Us for NYLA’s Library Advocacy Day

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2018 Each year library advocates from across New York State converge on Albany to voice their support for funding and policies that benefit libraries. Their efforts have resulted in over $11M in additional library aid since 2011. To get the basics, including information on security, hotels, and directions click here! Legislative Office [...]

Read more

December 2017 LTA Minutes

Library Trustees Association of New York Hampton Inn, Albany, NY Meeting Minutes Friday, December 1, 2017 to Saturday, December 2, 2017 Directors Present: Adria Ripka, Martha Anderson, Jean Currie, George Wolf, John McCarthy, Edris Scherer, Bola Majekodunmi, Timothy Gavin (Executive Director). Excused Absence: Phil Archer, Susan Sabers Chapman, Mary Ellen Darling Guests Present: None Call to [...]

Read more