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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

*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 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

Website Update

Welcome to the updated version of the Librarians Association website. New to the page is a Documents/Voting section where you can view important information and vote on matters related to the Librarians Association. Updates will continue to roll out, so check back often!

Nickel City Professionals

The Nickel City Professionals present their annual Best Sellers fundraising party to benefit Buffalo & Erie County Public Libraries on Friday, November 21, 2014, at 7:30 p.m. in the Hotel @ The Lafayette, located next to the downtown Central Library in Lafayette Square.  More than 300 people are expected to attend the 21 and over … Continue reading