On June 26 the GNYMLA met at the NYPL Service Center located in Long Island City. After our business meeting, we got a tour of the archival processing facilities and the book sorter. Video of the book sorter has been posted on our facebook page. Thanks to Sally Bauer (Vice-Chair) for putting this tour together; it was a highly informative and entertaining meeting. This was especially true for those of us thinking about offering request and branch delivery
services at our own libraries.
The business meeting was short but focused on two topics:
We plan to hold elections for the Chair of the GNYMLA sometime in August. Please contact the nominating committee chair (Kenneth Kauffman, firstname.lastname@example.org) if you would like to run. The elections will be done electronically, as they were done last year.
A link to the 2012-2013 membership form has been made available here, on the GNYMLA home page. This is also a reminder that you can now save a stamp and pay with PayPal. More information on this is linked to the membership page.