Upcoming Events

  • SLS Council Meeting

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    The School Library System Council is responsible for developing and approving the Plan of Service; is responsible for monitoring the implementation of the Plan of Service; recommends for approval the annual budget prior to submission to the District Superintendent for his signature; and supports the activities of the School Library System, through service on a committee.

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  • SLS Communication Coordinators Meeting

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    Quarterly meetings for SLS Communication Coordinators as mandated in NY State Education Law 90.18. Communications Coordinators are informed on topics such as New York State Education Department updates, technology, and Information Fluency Skills. Professional development is provided on current issues with the expectation that it is shared with other school librarians in district.

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  • SLS OverDrive Users Group Meeting (Zoom)

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    The SWBOCES Digital Library Program is a collaborative online service that includes eBooks, audiobooks, and digital magazines made available through Sora. The SWBOCES Digital Library is an extension of school libraries' print collections. With 24/7 access, students and teachers can check out titles anywhere, anytime in multiple formats. Open to all school librarians, administrators, and other educators who wish to engage readers through the use of digital content.

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SWBOCES School Library System Team

The School Library System provides a range of services and support for school librarians and their districts, including:

  • Professional Development workshops and conferences through the year.
  • Opportunities for school librarians to connect with colleagues from other districts to discuss current issues and discover resources that can benefit their students, teachers and district community.
  • Access to consortium pricing for databases, ebooks, and library automation systems.
  • Shared educational resources that support inquiry-based learning and help build information literacy skills.


Take a look at ebook circulations in SWBOCES libraries!



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