New York State Library
NYSL Facebook page NYSL Instagram account NYSL Twitter account

E-Mail Lists For Registered Borrowers of the New York State Library

The New York State Library has two e-mail lists which will provide its registered borrowers with up-to-date information about its collections, services, and policies.

  • STATE-L is the list for the State Library's registered borrowers in the Legislature, State agencies, and the State Judiciary. To join STATE-L, send an e-mail message to:

  • LIBRARY-L is the list for the State Library's other registered borrowers: New York State attorneys, local historians, physicians, and retired State employees. To join LIBRARY-L, send an e-mail message to:

You must be a registered borrower with a valid borrower card from the New York State Library to join these lists.

Registered borrowers who join one of the State Library's e-mail lists will automatically receive announcements about databases accessible via the Internet, new research collections, and changes in the State Library's services and policies.

Important Note: Please check that your e-mail client is configured to send mail as plain text. Any command or message sent to this list in HTML format cannot be processed.

Please join today, so we can serve you better.

Last Updated: January 3, 2022