Flower Library is the Central Library in the North Country Library System. The Central Library serves as a major reference and interlibrary loan resource for the 65 libraries in the North Country Library System. A committee, known as the Central Library Advisory Committee (CLAC) makes recommendations for use of the Central Library funds which come from New York State.

The Central Library is responsible for:

  • Purchase of adult non-fiction items such as books, dvd’s, and audio-books.
  • Participating on the CLAC and making recommendations for databases and other purchases which benefit the NCLS libraries and patrons.

In-depth information about the Central Library can be found in this LibGuide.

The Central Library Advisory Committee has created this 5 year Plan of Service.

The following people are on the Central Library Advisory Committee:

Paulette Roes – NCLS

Matt Corey – NCLS

Yvonne Reff – Flower Library, Central Library

Caroline Chatterton – Directors’ Organization Vice President

Brooke Hartle – Hawn Memorial Library, Jefferson County Representative

  • First Term expires December 2021

Meghan Harney – Lowville Public Library, Lewis County Representative

  • First term: January 2018-December 2019
  • Second Term: January 2020-December 2021

Jessica Godfrey – Ainsworth Memorial Library, Oswego County Representative

  • First Term: January 2021-December 2022

Elaine Dunne – Massena Public Library, St. Lawrence County Representative

  • First Term: January 2019-December 2020
  • Second Term: January 2021-December 2022

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