NYS Library bicentennial logoNYSL 101: Getting to Know Your State Library!

Handouts for the 2019 New York Library Association Conference

November 13-16, Saratoga Springs, New York

This list of fact sheets, publications, and informational web pages will help answer many questions about the programs, services, and initiatives offered by the New York State Library. Links will open in a new window.


The Basics

Other Helpful Information

Statewide Services Benefiting Libraries, Library Staff and all New Yorkers


Library Funding

Library Careers and Professional Development

Library Data

Library Systems

Public Libraries

NYSED School Library Services

Preservation Services

Research Library Collections and Services

Talking Book and Braille Library

Trustee Resources

Youth Services

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Last Updated: November 13, 2019