WNYLRC 50th Anniversary Timeline 1966-2016

View timeline fullscreen

Lastest WNYLRC Blog Posts

New Collection on NYH takes us inside an isolated community
posted Thursday, December 1, 2016
Our latest WNYLRC collection on New York Heritage comes from the Museum of disABILITY History, taking a look at J. N. Adam Memorial Hospital through postcards and magazines. The hospital opened in Perrysburg, NY in 1912 as an in-patient tuberculosis treatment center. However, there was no cure yet for the highly-contagious disease (only symptom management), so for the […]

View Full Post
Minnesota Library Cooperative Explains Metadata and Other Concepts
posted Thursday, November 17, 2016
New York is unique in having 9 Library Councils to serve libraries in each region of the state. But there are other types and sizes of consortia throughout the country. For example, Minitex, located at the University of Minnesota campus, serves libraries in the three-state region of Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota. Minitex started a new […]

View Full Post