Capital District Library Council Albany NY

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Capital District Library Council Albany NY
Library card catalog at Capital District Library Council, Albany, NY - Image Source

Collection Facts

Dates of Original:
c. 1960 - 2010

Historical Context

CDLC, located in Albany, New York, is a regional multi-type library organization serving academic, public, school and special libraries and library systems in ten New York State counties: Albany, Fulton, Hamilton, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren and Washington. Our purpose is to enhance access to information, encourage resource sharing, and promote library interests for all CDLC Members.

Scope of Collection

The items in this collection contain materials from the archives of the Capital District Library Council (CDLC). The items chosen document the founding of CDLC in 1966, and the Council’s early days serving libraries in the region. We also chose images that show the staff enjoying their everyday work.