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Orange-Ulster BOCES School Library System: Home

Welcome! This guide serves as the website for the School Library System and all Library Services supported by SLS Staff. The Mission of the SLS is improving student learning through excellence in school library programs.
Goshen and Florida librarians
Highland Falls & Minisink librarians
Peace Cranes Project
Marlboro OPALS training
More Valley Central OPALS training workshop group selfie
Fireplace look on screen at O'Neill HS
Sheri playing chess
Sheri McNair teaching; Rebecca Greene as student
Teri Richardson teaching
Teri and Christine team
ELL books
ENL workshop group
More ENL books
Lauren Conklin, Pine Bush Elementary librarian at summer workshop holding up WONDER book
2018 Spelling Bee participants and SLS Director, Diana Wendell
Awarding winners
Mr. Barry Lewis, Ms. Diana Wendell and winners
2nd, 3rd, 1st place winners
Valley Central MS - Book / Road sign
HS Librarian Lisa Perkowski @ Selfi Wall @ AS Kuhl ES
Minisink HS March Book Madness

News & Events

Fall into BOoks 2018

Oct. 24, 2018 at the Crestview Conference Center in W. Nyack.

Nick Glass   How Dare the Sun Rise
Don't miss Nick Glass   from and author, Sandra Uwiringiyimana, and great book discussions

Registration for folks from the Orange-Ulster BOCES region in the OUB MLP.

Early bird deadline is July 30.  Don't delay there are only 100 seats available.


Please support our FIB vendor sponsors:



For more SLS events, check out MLP or our Calendar.


Summer Reading @ NY Libraries - Libraries Rock! with myOn
Contact your building school librarian for your district username and password.

Become a School Librarian Libguide

SLS Staff

Diana Wendell

Diana Wendell
School Library System Coordinator
Professional Learning, SLS Regs, Budgets, Customer Service, etc.
Phone:  845-781-4363 x10743


Janet Vaitas
Data Entry and Control Clerk
Databases, Media & Automation Support & Billing, ILL, 24/7 Search
​Phone:  845-781-4363 x10742


Gail Heaton

Gail Heaton
SLS Secretary
SLS Council etc., Media and Science Kits Support
Phone:  845-781-4363 x10730

Please make sure that you are subscribed to the O-U BOCES SLS Listserv! To be added to the listserv or check to see if you are subscribed, please email Gail at: .

Orange-Ulster BOCES School Library System   *   Arden Hill Educational Center  *  4 Harriman Drive  *  Goshen, NY  10924  *  Fax:  (845) 774-7323