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COVID-19 Educational Resources for home use: Home/Contact us

These are curated resources for the School Librarian to utilize as they see fit. Site went live on March 23, 2020.

About us

For VRC, DML or OPALS Assistance
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Carl Vitevitch, MLS
Administrative Coordinator
Melanie Keller
Senior Office Assistant
Karen Wade
Senior Account Clerk
Teacher Integration Specialist





Who to Contact

Eastern Suffolk BOCES School Library System contact information

FOR:   Liaison meeting registration/questions, My Learning Plan (MLP) registration/questions, Follett/OPALS user group meetings, first line OPALS tech support, School Library Media Program Evaluation (SLMPE) applications, Partners in Science registration, Library Leadership Academy registration, VRC statistics, union catalog,  interlibrary loan, World Language Collection loans, uploading MARC records, using secure courier, reserving a MakerBot printer and other items, subscribing/unsubscribing to the SLS listserv, Titlewave analysis support, please contact:

Melanie Keller – – 631-286-0891


FOR:   Questions about purchasing Virtual Reference Collection and Digital Media Library, VRC and DML user ids/passwords/contract mods for those services (COSER 516), pricing on scanners, contract mods for library automation (COSER 508), barcode orders, pricing for OPALS, Destiny, and eBook orders, please contact:

Karen Wade - or –  631-286-0891


FOR:   VRC and DML training (virtual or on-site), questions/troubleshooting the VRC and DML, VRC and DML user ids and passwords, VRC statistics, DML statistics, please contact:

ALL – – 631-286-0891


FOR:   Questions about services (COSERS), liaison meeting programming, SLS Council, Legislation/Commissioner’s Regulations/SED, IFC, LMC programming, advocacy, curriculum, standards, censorship, integrating technology, policy, etc., please contact:

Carl Vitevitch –  – 631-286-0891



Neighboring Library Systems

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Founded in 1961, the Suffolk Cooperative Library System exists to help local public libraries provide the best in traditional and innovative public library service to all the people of Suffolk County.

Bridging the Long Island Library Community

As a regional multi-type library organization serving academic, special, public, school libraries and library systems in Nassau and Suffolk counties, our purpose is to enhance access to information, encourage resource sharing, and promote library interests for all LILRC members.