PLAN OF SERVICE 2006 - 20011
Mission Statement:

The Onondaga Cortland Madison BOCES School Library System (SLS) is a consortium of

professionals and staff who provide vision, leadership and services to the educational community.

We continue to focus on excellence in providing access to information, sharing resources and

ideas, and developing life-long learners.

UNION CATALOG (O.U.R.S.)/CoSer #572.21 Helps you find the library resources you need, no matter where they are located in the member libraries of the OCM BOCES School Library System. Electronic Interlibrary Loan requests must be processed through your school's Library Media Center.

EXPANDED INTERLIBRARY LOAN/CoSer #572.220  A multifaceted program of sharing a variety of resources. 
(Research Request Form)

COOPERATIVE COLLECTION DEVELOPMENT/ CoSer #572.1 Cooperation, coordination or sharing in the development and management of collections by two or more libraries making an agreement for that purpose.  
(CCD Areas of Concentrations)

ONLINE DATABASE SUBSCRIPTIONS/
CoSer #572.4 The SLS provides direct access to remote electronic information and instructional library resources including periodicals (many full text), newspapers, references and visual images to participating school libraries. The SLS offers training in instruction of online search strategies and technical support to library media personnel. These online resources allow staff and students access to timely and authoritative information on relevant topics that support the Learning Standards.  (Online Library Database Descriptions)

LIBRARY AUTOMATION/CoSer #573 The SLS Provides coordination, consultation, and administration to plan, implement and support a regional automation service.
(Saving Time PDF)

SLS COSER's  Full List of Specialized Collections, Union Catalog, and Library Automation COSERS.