Archive for March, 2009

Hello, Libraryland! You’ve likely heard about the threat that the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008 (CPSIA) poses to libraries. If you haven’t, here’s the short version: CPSIA, meant to protect children under 12 from lead in consumer products, has been interpreted to include books as possible lead hazards. CPSIA is being applied retroactively; […]

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009 at 10:33 0 comments

Congrats to Nyack, Cornwall, Orangeburg, Warwick, and Suffern for getting to the flags first!  Happy 400th!! Mary Lou Carolan Director, Wallkill Public Library 845-895-3707 845-895-8659 FAX Events Calendar and Website: www.rcls.org/wak Email:  mcarolan@rcls.org

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009 at 10:32 0 comments

Hello All – When I went up to Kingston to pick up the Quadricentennial flags, I grabbed a few extras for the folks like us located down south.  If you would like one, please let me know and I will put it in the box for you.  I have five available! Mary Lou Carolan Director, […]

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009 at 10:31 0 comments

Hi there If anybody is interested in joining Costco – Laurie, their sales rep dropped off membership applications. New members will get $10 cash back card. Membership is $54 for 2 cards. Please let me know asap. ext.37. Angie Yakal

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009 at 10:30 0 comments

Short (ALL CAPS) bibliographic records for titles reviewed in the following issues of selection tool journals have been added to ANSER: Publishers Weekly  3/16/09, 3/23/09 Library Journal  3/15/09 Kirkus   3/15/09 When linking new items, search first by titles and link to best (mixed case) record, if available. Jerry Kuntz Electronic Resources Ramapo Catskill Library System […]

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009 at 10:30 0 comments

Hi all, I am attaching our new Volunteer information sheet that will be handed out to all volunteers. Please let me know if you have any ideas, comments, suggestions, etc. N.B. The info sheet has ext. 25 as the ext to call. If a Teen calls and says they want to volunteer, then any staff […]

Monday, March 30th, 2009 at 10:29 0 comments

  RCLS Weekly Memo Highlights Online RCLS Weekly Memo – For your convenience, when viewing the online edition of the RCLS Weekly Memo, items underlined and in blue type are links that go to the referenced Website or e-mail address. Just click and go!        The March 30, 2009 issue of the RCLS Weekly […]

Monday, March 30th, 2009 at 10:28 0 comments

FYI-    The information session will take place in MAGUIRE HALL Room # 226 at 7:00 pm. Lauren Cully Children’s Librarian Nanuet Public Library 149 Church St. Nanuet, NY  10954 (845) 623-4281  ext. 131

Friday, March 27th, 2009 at 10:27 0 comments

Please check shelves for DVD “Traitor”  which has been in transit since 1/31/09.   Thank you   WNY rbretsch@rcls.org

Friday, March 27th, 2009 at 10:26 0 comments

Just a reminder that it is not too late to register online for the Outreach Roundtable! We hope to see you there… ===================================== From: Leslie S.W. Riley [mailto:lriley@rcls.org] Sent: Thursday, March 12, 2009 5:20 PM To: All RCLS; Spanish Language Outreach (SPLO); OUTREACH (outreach@rcls.org) Subject: Save the Date: Outreach Roundtable This message has been cross-posted… […]

Thursday, March 26th, 2009 at 14:58 0 comments