Hip Hop on Pop: A Teen Services Workshop

Please join us as we talk about Teen Services with Kimberly Paone, Supervisor of Adult & Teen Services, Elizabeth Public Library, NJ at (Hip) Hop on Pop, a free workshop, to be held Wednesday, December 6, 2006 at the Saratoga Springs Public Library from 9 a.m. through 4:00 p.m co-sponsored by MVLS, UHLS and SALS.

To register, email Mary Fellows, at UHLS.  For more information, contact Elaine Baker at SALS. 

Read the flyer for more details and share it with your colleagues.

POLARIS Training

Are you new to POLARIS, or do you want an opportunity to fine tune your skills?  Please join me on Monday, November 13 from 9:30am to 1pm at SALS.

This morning session will teach you

  • How to register patrons using data entry conventions
  • Check in/out materials
  • How to add and remove patron blocks
  • How to pay fines
  • Make claims
  • Run notices
  • Request materials


If time permits, we will take a quick look at circulation reports. 

Registration is limited.  Please email jferriss@sals.edu to register no later than Thursday, November 9, 2006.

Can’t make this session but want to be trained?  Email jferriss@sals.edu.

Everything you ever wanted to know about…

Want your music call numbers to make more sense?

Want to understand why item record templates will help with the new call number procedure?

Want to know when to request a new bibliographic record?

Join me on Monday November 20, 2006 from 9-noon at SALS to discuss these topics and more.  Technical Services expertise not required. Technical services staff, reference staff and directors are encouraged to attend.

Please RSVP by November 17th.  jferriss@sals.edu