Meet Our New LTA Board Member

Robert M. Presutti represents the Nioga Library System where he is currently the President of the Board of Trustees. Bob has served many local community organizations including being President of the Lewiston-Porter Central School District Board of Education, President of the Lewiston-Porter United Teachers Union, President of the Lewiston Public Library Board of Trustees and […]

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Mark your calendar: NYLA Conference, Saratoga Springs, NY – November 7 – 10th.

LTA will be holding a Trustee Training Program during the conference. It will be held on Saturday, November 10, 2012 from 9:30 – 12:00. Developing “your role” as a trustee This interactive workshop will focus on how a trustee’s effort at growing their role through education can contribute to building a more effective board, improve […]

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2012 Library Trustee Association of New York Award Recipients

2012 Distinguished Service Award Senator Hugh T. Farley (R) 44th Senate District First elected to public office in 1970, As Chairman of the Senate Subcommittee on Libraries, Senator Farley sponsored virtually every piece of major library legislation from 1978 to 2008. During his stewardship, State aid to libraries increased and new forms of library services, […]

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Policy Spotlight

Information Sharing – FOIL, Public Access to Records, and Records Retention by Tim Gavin A category search for “Lending Rules and Procedures” through our policy database, or for “Collection Development and Weeding,” will result in several hundred policies to help users learn how libraries handle these important issues. However, if you do a category search […]

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