becpllibrarians has written 14 posts for LIBRARIANS ASSOCIATION

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

Job Opening – Niagara Falls Public Library Director

The Niagara Falls Public Library is currently accepting applications for the position of Director. Check this post for a job description and directions on how to apply. Continue reading

2016 Annual Meeting

The 2016 Annual Meeting is approaching fast! Check out the flyer for the details! Note that RSVP is required. Click this post for a downloadable PDF version, as well! Continue reading

2016 Nominations

UPDATE: The nomination period has passed. The page described below is no longer available for viewing. Nominations for the 2016 election cycle are now being accepted! To find more information, including a flyer, position descriptions and nomination form, please navigate to the Association Board heading found above and then click on 2016 Nominations. The page … Continue reading