Public Library System Outreach Web Resources

Public Library System Outreach Pages

Outreach -- Links by Category:

Books by Mail | Bookmobiles | Community Information | Correction/Jails | Disabilities, Services to People with | ESOL | Ethnic Minority Groups | Health Literacy | Homebound Services | Homeless Services | Job Information | Literacy | Mini-Grants, Outreach | Rural Library Services | Seniors | Small Business | Technology | Youth

Public Library System Outreach Pages

Click on an area on the map below, or click on a name to the right, to go to that system's outreach web site. Links will open in a new window.

hot-linked image map of NY's public library system outreach resources

Public Library Systems

Brooklyn Public Library
Buffalo and Erie County Public Library (system main page)
Chautauqua-Cattaraugus
Clinton-Essex-Franklin
Finger Lakes
Four County (system main page)
Mid-Hudson
Mid York (system main page)
Mohawk Valley
Monroe County
Nassau (system main page)
The New York Public Library
Nioga
North Country
Onondaga County Public Library (system main page)
Pioneer
Queens Borough (system main page)
Ramapo Catskill
Southern Adirondack
Southern Tier
Suffolk (system main page)
Upper Hudson
Westchester

Outreach -- Links by Category

Adult Literacy: see Literacy

Books by Mail

Bookmobiles

Business: see Small Business

Community Information

Community Information Resources for Immigrants

Community Information Resources in Easy-to-Read English

Community Information in Spanish

Corrections/Jails

Disabilities, Services to People with

Hearing Related Disabilities

Hearing Impaired

Print Disabilities

Braille and Talking Books

National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress Program in New York State

  • The New York Public Library; Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library (New York City)
    • NOTE: On January 3, 2012, the Long Island Talking Book Library merged their Talking Book collection with the New York City Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library. However, the Talking Book Advisory and Outreach Center (AOC) can still assist patrons with searching for, ordering and inter-loaning talking books and with assigning machines and related equipment.
  • New York State Talking Book and Braille Library (Upstate New York)

Radio Reading Service

Youth With Disabilities

ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages)

Spanish Language News and Government Resources

Ethnic Minority Groups

Grants: see Mini-Grants

Health Literacy

Homebound Services

Homeless Services

Job Information

Literacy

Adult Literacy Educators

Information Resources in Easy-to-Read English

Mini-Grants, Outreach

Radio Reading Service: see Disabilities -- Radio Reading Service

Rural Library Services

Seniors

Deposit Collections / Institutional Services

Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Library System: Deposit Collections (for nursing homes, retirement homes, senior citizens day program sites in Chautauqua and Cattaraugus Counties)

Pioneer Library System; Services for Seniors

Small Business

Technology

Youth

Children with Special Needs

Children from Birth-5 Years

Talking Book and Braille Libraries for Children and Teens

For more youth-related links, see Resources for Librarians Who Serve Children and Young Adults, as well as individual public library and public library system web pages.]


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Last Updated: July 16, 2019 -- sm; for questions or comments, contact Mary Beth Farr