FRANK REES JOINS NEW YORK STATE LIBRARY

AS LIBRARY DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST Frank Rees joined the staff of the New York State Library’s Division of Library Development as a Library Development Specialist on March 9, 2017. Mr. Rees will be providing program management assistance and leadership in the administration of the State Aid for Library Construction program and will also assist in the […]

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Using Social Media to Advocate for Libraries by Library Journal

Posted on March 29, 2017 by CommunicationServices When you’re putting together an advocacy program for your library, using social media is crucial—it’s one of the easiest ways to reach targeted audiences in or-der to build your base of support and a simple, cost-effective way to reach advocates where they al-ready are. Just about every library has a website […]

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Speak Up for NYS Library Aid 2017-2018

Please join us at Advocacy Day on March 1! Please be sure to stop and visit LTA’s welcome table.  You will be provided with a “trustee” sticker which you can wear to help you stand out as you attend your meetings. When trustees speak, legislators take notice.   Meanwhile, please take a moment to send […]

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LTA Elects New Directors and Officers

The November meeting of the LTA Board of Directors brought several changes to the Board. Elected for three year terms, beginning January 1, 2017 was Edris Scherer from the Westchester Library System and Susan Sabers Chapman from the Buffalo Erie Library System. Each bring many years of service and commitment to libraries.  Edris Scherer represents […]

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