Our Services

  • School Librarian Support Services, CoSer 361

    Nassau BOCES School Library System School Librarian Support Services may include professional development, mentoring staff, itinerant librarian services and teaching supplies or materials for implementing these services.
     
    This CoSer will assist districts with engaging student learners with certified school library media specialists and best practices as set forth in the NYSED School Library Program Rubric, the Empire State Information Fluency Continuum, the Computer Science/Digital Fluency Standards, and the Culturally Responsive-Sustaining Education Framework. 

    The base service will include a free 90-minute district workshop for librarians and /or library staff as well as 2 on-site days for School Library mentoring/coaching or professional development that can be scheduled in as little as ¼ day-sessions. Additional days may be added by request.

    Library Automation and Resource Sharing Service (LARSS), CoSer 533, includes two components:

    1. Library Automation: licenses & support bundles including user groups, phone support and technical support from Customer Care. [CoSer: 533.010]
    2. Online Resources: facilitating purchases of online databases, ebooks and other library resources that include an individualized Single-Sign on FindIt! discovery page. [CoSer: 533.020]. 
     
    Current Vendors include:

    Capstone

    Cavendish Square

    EBSCO

    Encyclopaedia Britannica

     

    Follett

     

    Gale Cengage

     

    Infobase Learning/Facts on File

     

    JSTOR

     

    Kids Discover

     

    LibraryTrac LLC

     

    Lincoln Library (FactCite)

     

    Mackin Educational Resources

     

    Maps101

     

    MediaFlex/OPALS

     

    NewsBank

     

    NoodleTools

     

    OverDrive

     

    Press4Kids (News-o-matic)

     

    ProQuest

     

    Reference Point Press

     

    Rosen Publishing

     

    SAFARI Montage

     

    Sage Publications (CQ Press)

     

    Scholastic

     

    Springshare

     

    SWANK Streaming

     

    Tales2Go

     

    TeachingBooks

     

    Tumblebooks

     

    Turnitin.com

     

    World Book

    Other vendors are being added!