becpllibrarians has written 17 posts for LIBRARIANS ASSOCIATION

Librarians Association Annual Meeting

The Librarians Association Annual Meeting will take place on November 3 at the Buffalo History Museum! Click the “Continue reading” link for more info. Continue reading


2017 Librarians Association Nominations

Nominations for various Librarians Association positions are now being accepted. Click the “Continue reading” link for more information! Continue reading

General Membership Meeting Minutes

The minutes from the general membership meeting on June 2nd have been posted on the Documents page. Click on this post for a direct link to the page. Continue reading

Civil Service Examinations Now Open!

The following information was sent via email to all staff members on Tuesday, June 6th: “Erie County just announced exams for Librarians I, II, III, and IV as well as Library Directors I and II on their civil service examination page. If you are interested in applying, the deadline for all of them is June … Continue reading

Remembering David Fairlie

David Fairlie, long time Clarence Public Library Children’s Librarian, passed away last month. Local Clarence newspaper, the Clarence Bee, wrote an article in remembrance of David and the impact his life had and will continue to have on the community. Read the article here: Death of a Librarian

Spring Membership Meeting

Job Opportunity – North Country Library System Director

The North Country Library System is seeking to fill the position of Director – an exciting opportunity to be sure! For more information, including responsibilities, qualifications, and how to apply, click the following link: North Country Library System Director Applications are due by June 30th.

NYSUT Featured Article for National Library Week

This week, from April 9 – 15, libraries have been celebrating National Library Week. Our very own President, Meg Cheman, spoke with NYSUT about the excitement and importance of libraries. Click the following link to read more: https://goo.gl/R7CjrF

Job Posting – Buffalo Public School District

From the WNYLRC LISTSERV: “The Buffalo Public Schools District (“the District”) provides educational services for students, pre-K through 12th grade, as well as, adult educational services. In order to achieve this goal, the District employs approximately eight-thousand employees and manages a budget of approximately $800MM per year.  Given its complexity and size, the District has … Continue reading

*UPDATED* Change to Librarian Civil Service Examinations

UPDATE – 1/12/17 – The following additional information has been added to the original post, which remains below: 1.    Where will applicants find automated system (ATAP?)? Candidates must first complete an examination application and return it to the local civil service agency for which they are applying.  Approved exam candidates will be sent a … Continue reading