About Us

The Friends of the New York State Library is a nonprofit organization of people concerned for the future of the New York State Library. Members include legislators, independent researchers, business people, medical and health services personnel, government employees, local historians and scholars.

Mission Statement

The Friends of the New York State Library supports the New York State Library and its programs through public education and advocacy. We work with state government, library systems, local libraries, and individuals to strengthen library services for all the people of New York State. Everyone is welcome to join The Friends.
 
-Adopted by the Governing Board in August 2001

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