The Nyack Library Staff Association is the union for all Nyack Library staff. Its “parent unions” are New York State United Teachers (NYSUT), the National Education Association (NEA), and the American Federation of Teachers (AFT).

On Monday, July 24, 2017, library staff will vote in a National Labor Relations Board overseen union election, the last step before the Nyack Library Staff Association is formally certified as the collective bargaining representative of Library staff.

Library employees are excited at the opportunity to form an organization which will improve their jobs and enable the Library to continue to attract and retain the most qualified and dedicated staff for years to come. ┬áBut there’s been one bump in the road toward certification and negotiations. You can read more about that here.