Mission Statement

The mission of the Long Island School Media Association is to lead School Library Media Specialists in advancing the profession by promoting the library and School Library Media Specialists as a significant part of the education process. The association will:  

    • Encourage the professional growth of its members by providing opportunities for professional development and continuing education.
    • Advance the standards of the teaching profession.
    • Cooperate with other organizations and agencies with similar interests and purposes, represent the membership in area, county, state, national and other professional organizations.
    • Promote the interests of education in respect to educational media and technology.
    • Plan, organize, and disseminate information by print or electronic means.