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The State Library is pleased to announce that the recording of the “Freedom of Information and Open Meetings Laws for Libraries” webinar is now available on the State Library’s website at
Bob Freeman, Executive Director of the NYS Committee on Open Government, provides an overview of the Freedom of Information and Open Meetings Laws and responds to questions.
Bob Freeman has been with the Committee on Open Government since its creation in 1974. He has addressed numerous government, public interest and professional organizations, as well as students of law, journalism, public administration and information science and policy.
Library and system trustees, library directors, library system directors and staff are encouraged to view this webinar.
Please contact Amy Heebner, Library Development Specialist, New York State Library at if you have any questions about the webinar