South Central Regional Library Council

Consortial Abbreviation: 
SCRLC
Slogan or Motto: 
Leading and advocating for member libraries by promoting learning, collaboration, and innovation.
Brief Description: 

South Central Regional Library Council (SCRLC) (www.scrlc.org) is one of nine Reference and Research Library Resources Councils comprising the NY 3Rs Association, Inc. in New York State. As a multi-type library consortium, SCRLC serves approximately 70 members across 10,000 square miles in the 14 counties of Allegany, Broome, Cayuga, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Otsego, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Tioga, Tompkins, and Yates. SCRLC provides services to 20 academic, 19 hospital, and 18 corporate and non-profit libraries, as well as 3 public library systems, and 6 school library systems and their members, and reaches over 500 libraries in its service area.

Principal Consortial Functions: 
Cataloging services
Electronic content licensing
Interlibrary loan/document delivery
Preservation
Training
Union lists/shared online catalogs
Other Functions: 
Advocacy, Consulting, Digitization, Virtual Reference
Mailing Address: 
108 North Cayuga Street Ithaca, New York 14850
Country: 
United States
Generic Phone Number: 
+1 607-273-9106
Fax: 
607-272-0740
Staff Contacts: 
Mary-Carol Lindbloom, Executive Director, mclindbloom@scrlc.org
Number of Member Libraries (full or core members): 
62
Number of Affiliate Member Libraries: 
9
Types of Member Libraries: 
Academic
Public
Special
School
Other Types of Members: 
historical societies, individuals
Number of Staff: 
5.60