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School Library System - WSWHE BOCES: About SLS

Information and Resources for School Librarians

WSWHE School Library System

             WSWHE School Library Services

SLS Council 2017-2018

Annual Survey Questions, Answers

SLS Council 2016-2017

Mission Statement & Bylaws

Plan of Service

On April 26, 2016, we received official approval from DLD that our five-year Plan of Service for 2016 - 2021 was approved.  See below for the Plan as both Word and pdf documents.

Staff Contact Information

For all questions, concerns, issues or problems that generally relate to School Library Services (such as OPALS, Overdrive, eBooks, databases), please email  This will help in streamlining the responses as more than one person checks this address.

J’aimé Pfeiffer

Coordinator for School Library Services

27 Gick Road

Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Phone: (518) 581-3700

Sharon Hinkle


OPALS Cataloging and Databases; ILL

Phone: (518) 581-3700

Hours: M 8:30 - 12noon; W & F 8:30 - 4:30

Karin Howansky

School Librarian

OPALS; Overdrive; Professional Development


Hours: 7:00am - 3:00pm; M, T, Th, F  (May vary with Model Schools obligations)

Deb Massa

Information Processing Specialist

Professional Development Collection and Journals; General Information and Budgeting

Phone (518) 581-3700

Hours: M, T, Th 8:00 - 3:30


Databases and General Information


Fax: (518) 581-3709

Cooperative Collection Development