Nassau BOCES School Library System

    Services include:

    • Professional development at full-day liaison meetings and other continuing education activities that allow for opportunities to integrate 21st-century skills into the school curriculum.

    • Email list, website and meetings that encourage communication among members.

    • Advisement on effective school library practices, implementation of the School Library Program Rubric (SLP Rubric) and other collaborative projects.

    • Access to inter-library loan for all members, their students and staff

    • Use of the NBSLS professional collection

    • Access to a union catalog - the collection of materials in Nassau public and independent schools - accessible through the NBSLS website

    • Consultation with districts to redesign school library media centers or establish automated systems for cataloging and circulation

    • Dissemination of information pertinent to school libraries and school librarians from the State Education Department (SED) and the Department of Library Development

    • Findit! Database Authentication page

    • Additional state-aid funded resources selected for Nassau County schools.