School Library System September 2012 Orientation & Refresher Welcome! http://sls.ocmboces.org/
School Library System Orientation and Refresher Agenda • School Library System • Communication • Services • Member Responsibilities
School Library System Mission Onondaga-Cortland-Madison BOCES School Library System is a consortium of professionals and staff who provide vision, leadership, and service to the educational community. We continue to focus on excellence in providing access to information, sharing resources and developing life-long learners.
Rethink, Retool and Reinvent your School Library! • The physical and virtual learning commons, where inquiry, imagination, discovery, consumption and creation in multi-media digital spaces are central to an information-to-knowledge journey – play an essential role in personal, social, and cultural growth of learners at the crossroads of information and communication. • NYSED, Office of Educational Design and Technology (ED&T) - 2010
History of School Library Systems 1948: 22 Public Library Systems established. 1968: 3R’s Councils -academic, special libraries. 1979-84: 12 School Library System pilots • 1984: SLSs created per NYS Ed. Law &Commissioner’s Regulations • 1986-87: $5.1 million provided for 46 SLSs. • New York State • 1st to support a network of school libraries.
COMMUNICATION SLS Staff Council Members Communication Coordinators Website http://sls.ocmboces.org Listserv sls-L@listserv.cnyric.org
School Library System Council 2012-2013 • Deb Abbott, LMS West GeneseeCSD • Kay Budman, LMS Liverpool CSD • R. J. DeLisle, Dir. Of Technology, Council Chair Baldwinsville CSD • Michael Eiffe, Asst. Supt. for Inst. (filling term) Chittenango CSD • Steve Garaffo, Exec. Dir .Curric. Dev. Liverpool CSD • Cathleen Hendrick, LMS Bishop Grimes Jr/Sr High School • Renee Hill, Assistant Professor Syracuse University • Debby Emerson, Director CLRC • Linda Llewellyn, Dir. Instruction & Eval. Homer CSD • Monica Norton, Librarian Salina Free Library • Heather Turner, LMS Solvay Unified CSD • Vacant
Communication Coordinator As part of an agreement to participate in the Onondaga Cortland Madison BOCES School Library System, the district superintendent appoints a certified school library media specialist to represent the district at five Communication Coordinator meetings throughout the year.
it all starts with: The SLS Annual Survey What: Member opinion Why: Evaluates and Drives SLS work SED Annual Report When: June How: Online Per Commissioner's Regulations
Plan Of Service • Planning document • Role for Systems • Agreement between state and governing board
Union Catalog Mandarin Library AutomationMarc Records Laurie Egan Sue Kline David St. John (Part-time)
Interlibrary Loan • Cooperative Collection Development Mary Ann Beattie
INTER LIBRARY LOAN REQUESTS: • Check daily • Subject line must include: ILL, Grade Level and Title of Material • Email message line must include: Sender’s Name, Building and District • Replywith history and a full signature • email@example.com
Web 2.0 • Justin Ashworth Gaming, Wii Systems eBooks, iPads, Nooks, Kindles And other emerging technologies
Cooperative Collection DevelopmentCCD • Collection in designated curriculum area • Materials housed in your library • Resources must be available for sharing through Interlibrary Loan
Online Resources • Professional Development Mary Tiedemann
Online Library ResourcesCoSer #572 ABC-CLIO Accunet/AP Brain pop Britannica Columbia CQ Press CLCD EBSCO Facts on File, Inc. Gale Grolier Newsbank Noodletools Rosen World Book 150+ Resources 24+ Vendors
Professional Development 2012-2013Annual Conference OCT 30, 2012Kathleen O’Dean January 10, 2013Project Look sharp March 7, 2013
Member Responsibilities Communication Coordinators Annual Survey Advocacy Professional Organizations
School Library Systems Association www.slsa-nys.org/
Administrator/Advocate of the Year Award • The OCM School Library System’s intention is to honor an individual in the OCM region who has made significant contributions to school librarianship. • The award will be given to an individual in an educational setting in the OCM School Library System region that has demonstrated innovative initiatives in the area of school libraries and librarianship.
Professional Organizations: NATIONAL ALA American Library Association AASL American Association of School Libraries ISTE International Society for Technology in Education IASL International Association of School Librarianship STATE NYLA New York Library Association NYLA/SSL NYLA Section – School Librarians REGIONAL CNYSL Central New York School Librarians
Questions & Answers
OCM BOCES Instructional Technology and Design