The library staff is made up of volunteers working at the physical library in the northeast corner of Liberty Plaza, on this WordPress, and on our email account. You are welcome to participate in any and all of these arenas. First, we suggest reading the Library Ground Practices so you get an idea of how things are done.
Find out how to get more involved online here: Getting added to email and WordPress
Library Staff References:
Working Group Meeting Agenda – Page for collaboratively creating the meeting agenda.
Working Group Meeting Minutes – A whole page just for posting minutes
The People’s Library Calendar – Add your availability to the schedule by logging into the group email account. The above is a public read-only version of the calendar.
Library Ground Practices – Our practices and traditions as a library, to collect information that helps orient new members and records our methods as we build the library
Lending FAQ – There is also a link to this from the ‘About’ page. This was separated from Library Ground Practices to make it easier for borrowers to find and ask new questions.
Allies of the People’s Library – Growing contact list of collaborating groups, individuals, and projects
Library Committee Discussions:
Catalog discussion – For the nuts and bolts of getting the catalog up and running
Technology Committee – For discussions on library and information services cyberinfrastructure
Library Finance – For the ethical and practical handling of the money
The Occupy Wall Street Archival Project – working in collaboration with the Tamiment Library at NYU to develop an archival collection of the material that has been generated during the Occupy Wall Street movement. Please contact Amy Roberts at firstname.lastname@example.org or Jeremy Bold at email@example.com. For the Occupy Wall Street Oral History Project, contact Senait Tesfai at firstname.lastname@example.org.