School Library Systems Resources

school library system Resources

COVID-19 Resources for Libraries

Interlibrary Loan:  Access to two ILL systems, helpful documents, videos, and other resources.

Directories:  Contact information for Jefferson-Lewis BOCES, our component districts, surrounding BOCES, and North Country Regional Directory.

Databases:  A selection of databases, including Gale, Britannica, and eBooks. 

Database Tutorial Library:  Features videos, tutorials and other information regarding the SLS Databases

Professional Library and Maker Kits:  Professional books, book club in bag sets and MakerSpace kits here. Click on the image of each kit to see what is available in each. 

Connected Learning Opportunities:  Free videoconferencing presentations for your classroom.

Professional Development Opportunities:  Information and registration for workshops and other professional development opportunities can be found here.  

School Library Websites:  A list of all of the component school library websites and the names of their librarians. 

Empire State Information Fluency Continuum:  Priority skills for each grade and graphic organizer assessments with a focus on inquiry, multiple literacies, digital citizenship, civic responsibility, design thinking, student voice and agency, and social and emotional growth.

School Library Program Rubric: This rubric is intended to be a helpful self-assessment instrument to support the school library program.

Helpful Links:  A list of helpful links for school librarians.  Includes links for elementary and secondary students, links for all learners, social studies links, and links for teachers. 

Newsletters:  Sign up for the School Library System Monthly Newsletter and have it delivered right to your inbox.

Past Newsletters:  Find and download our past newsletters here.