COSAG Minutes 5/19/2011

PRESENT: Tracy Allen, Adult Services Librarian – Finkelstein Memorial Library
Linda Aumick, Board President – Action Toward Independence
Joann Hargabus, Director of Services – Action Toward Independence
Laura LaSusa, OrangeWorks
Mary Stuart, RSVP Coordinator – Orange County Office for the Aging
Tom Stuart, Senior Librarian – Mid-Orange Correctional Facility
Dan Hulse, RCLS Development Officer & COSAG Chair
Leslie Riley, RCLS Public Services Consultant & Outreach Coordinator

P/T Communications Specialist

Chartered in 1938, the Livingston Manor Free Library serves the beautiful rural community of Livingston Manor, NY. The library has an opening for a Communications Specialist who will grow the organization’s visibility and reach by developing and implementing an effective communications strategy. This is a three-quarter time position responsible for keeping the public informed about […]

Library Director

The Nyack Library Board of Trustees seeks a dynamic, visionary, and action-oriented library professional to lead its vibrant Association library. Our new Director will lead the library into the future to ensure that all 15,000 residents in our service area are served. That includes rethinking our space, right sizing our collections, expanding our service programs, […]

P/T Circulation Clerk

Piermont Library is seeking an enthusiastic individual to join our front desk staff.  The P/T Clerk performs general duties related to the circulation of library materials using the SymphonyWeb ILS (i.e. checking in and out materials, processing holds, renewals, billing, and other library user requests). Other responsibilities include shelving and organizing materials, and assisting users […]

Research Services Librarian

This position provides research services to faculty and students, teaches bibliographic instruction sessions, acts as liaison to assigned academic programs and departments, and participates in the professional work of the library by assisting with the development of policies and procedures. Monday – Friday 9:30 AM – 6:00 PM Evening, holiday, or weekend work required as […]

P/T Librarian

Librarian needed to work Monday and Tuesday 9:30am to 5:00pm as well as 1 scheduled Sunday per month.  Will also have the opportunity to cover weekend shifts on an as needed basis. General Duties: Works with the public at the reference desk answering reference questions, suggesting reading materials, placing holds, and assisting with library equipment […]

News

News Member Library COVID Status Each RCLS member library is determining their own service changes in reponse to the status of the COVID pandemic. These changes have been reported to us and have been compiled in a chart: https://guides.rcls.org/COVID19LibOpenClose 2022 Operating Budget BUDGET DISCUSSIONS Grace Riario, RCLS Executive Director; Stephen Hoefer, RCLS Fiscal Officer and […]

Resources

Disabilities Serving People with Disabilities ppt (RCLS Workshop 2009) [permission granted by The Self-Advocacy Association of NYS, Inc. Hawthorne, NY] ALA / ASCLA The Association of Special Cooperative Library Agencies Professional Tools:  Library Accessibility – What You Need to Know Tip Sheets:  ( for example:  mental illness, multiple disabilities,  assistive technology, etc. ) Disability Awareness: […]

COSAG Minutes 5/17/2012

Present: Linda Aumick, Board President – Action Toward Independence
Janet Dymond, Senior Librarian – Eastern Correctional Facility
Allison Johannessen, RSVP Coordinator, Orange County Office for the Aging
Dan Hulse, RCLS Development Officer & COSAG Chair
Leslie Riley, RCLS Public Services Consultant & Outreach Coordinator

COSAG Minutes 10/27/2011

Present: Linda Aumick, Board President – Action Toward Independence
Joann Hargabus, Director of Services – Action Toward Independence
Dan Hulse, RCLS Development Officer & COSAG Chair
Leslie Riley, RCLS Public Services Consultant & Outreach Coordinator