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Empire State Library Network (formerly NY 3Rs Inc.)

Advancing New York Libraries and Archives Through Innovative Programs and Meaningful Collaboration

Empire State Library Network (ESLN - formerly the NY 3Rs Association, Inc.) consists of the nine multi-type library systems in New York State. ESLN administers the statewide surface delivery system (Empire Library Delivery system), New York's historical images site (, New York State Historic Newspapers site ( and Empire Archival Discovery Collaborative ( . ESLN also sponsors statewide conferences.

Principal Consortial Functions
Collections sharing
Electronic content loading/presentation