Welcome to the Clinton Essex Franklin Library System!
We serve library patrons and 30 public libraries and 3 reading centers in Northeastern New York. Please let us know if you have any suggestions for this website or other aspects of library service in the North Country! You can always email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll do our best to help.
- CEF's Advocacy Page has been revised and includes some great resources to help libraries get their message out
- Training resources for library staff updated
- Northern New York Historic Newspapers is now NY Historic Newspapers, with better and broader searching!
- Updates to the Teen Page
- 3 Apples Book Award, Common Core Resources and Summer Reading Updates our Kid's Page
We Advocate for Libraries!
On February 26, CEFLS sent a group to Albany to meet with Betty Little, Janet Duprey and Dan Stec. See what we were asking them to do at New York Library Association's Legislative Priorities Page. Please help us by sending a quick message HERE. It really helps!
We recently had a wonderful presentation by Michele Brown of Cornell on how to prepare a disaster plan for your library. If you missed it, here are a few links to resources you may want to review.
Blank Disaster Plan Template (word doc)
Check out our list of new titles at area libraries. Also check out which of the latest best sellers we have:
Click on the logo above to sign up to receive email newsletters about new titles of interest!(Read More)
Events in Local Public Libraries
Check out our Events Calendar to find out all the free public events happening near you!
Get moving with our newest Libguide
We found some good resources to help you get moving for better health and we invite you to take a look at our latest LibGuide: http://cefls.libguides.com/move
There you'll find some ebooks, books, and links to information about things to do locally.
Here's to an active year!
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