Archive for September, 2012

From: “Doris Callan – PBL” <dcallan@rcls.org> Pine Bush has another ticket available  today, Sept 28th for the NYC trip on Monday the 1st. Is there anyone out  there in Library Land that would like to go?  Please call Doris at Pine Bush 845-744-3375 or 744-4265 as soon as possible. Thank you

Friday, September 28th, 2012 at 14:08 0 comments

There are many times that I put someone on hold because I need to gather information for that person, and someone else in the building picks up the line.  Invariably that call gets lost and the person calls back, none too happy.  Please do not pick up flashing lines unless you know the call is […]

Friday, September 28th, 2012 at 14:06 0 comments

For those of you who need some basic Spanish to enhance your customer service,  perhaps this free training might serve you well. Hola, Soy “Libby”     Learn library-specific Spanish for FREE from Mango http://www.mangolanguages.com/libraries/spanish-librarians/ Meet Libby the Librarian. She’ll help conscientious librarians like you learn Spanish for FREE, to better serve your Spanish-speaking patrons. Access to […]

Friday, September 28th, 2012 at 14:05 0 comments

I saw this story on the BBC News iPhone App and thought you should see it. ** UK orders ebook lending review ** Government-appointed panel to consider what role can ebooks play in our libraries in future. < http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19728149 > ** Disclaimer ** The BBC is not responsible for the content of this e-mail, and […]

Thursday, September 27th, 2012 at 14:18 0 comments

To all vacation-eligible staff, The vacation request calendar for 2013 will be distributed this week. I’ve tried to simplify the format of it. The request parameters remain the same, most notably only 2 consecutive weeks off can be requested during July/August. Just write your name on the calendar for the day(s) you are requesting. Cross […]

Thursday, September 27th, 2012 at 14:13 0 comments

Hi All! Here is the Sloatsburg Library’s 2012 Fall Newsletter.   Sue Melnyk, SLO

Thursday, September 27th, 2012 at 14:11 0 comments

I am pleased to announce that Terry Eagle has been offered and has accepted the position of Librarian I in the Adult Services department.  Terry has been subbing for us for a number of months, and has been a part-time librarian at the Pearl River Libary for a several years.  She has also worked at […]

Thursday, September 27th, 2012 at 14:10 0 comments

Can’t read this email? Go here. Please add contact@notifications.plumbenefits.com to your address book. Courtesy of Ramapo Catskill Library System Plum Benefits Exclusive Offer: The Radio City Christmas Spectacular The Rockettes Celebration  Tickets from $44.50 – Save 25% Save 25% through December 9th Orchestra & First Mezzanine: $59-$86.50 (reg $79-$179) Second Mezzanine: $44.50-$59 (reg $59-$129) Valid: […]

Thursday, September 27th, 2012 at 14:09 0 comments

fyi Muriel F. Verdibello, Director Newburgh Free Library 845 563 3605 Choose your attitude From: “Mike Nyerges” <mnyerges@MIDHUDSON.ORG> Sent: Thursday, September 27, 2012 3:45 PM To: NYLINE@listserv.nysed.gov Subject: [NYLINE] Join the Discussion on the Future of Libraries! A panel of Regents Advisory Council on Libraries members will lead a discussion at the Mid-Hudson Library System’s […]

Thursday, September 27th, 2012 at 14:08 0 comments

More shameless self promotion! Congratulations and thank you to everyone who contributed to the library’s Haverstraw Street Fair presence this past weekend. Everyone did a great job, the public enjoyed seeing us there and letting us know that they appreciate our library – Anne and Helen and I distributed 800 bags filled with library fliers […]

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 at 14:27 0 comments