Empire Library Delivery (ELD) is a service of the NY3Rs Association, Inc. and provides delivery service to all libraries that had been formerly part of the LAND system. Libraries and organizations that are interested in sharing resources with libraries in NY state may interested fill out the “Join ELD” form under “Resources” above for more
NEW TOOL FOR REPORTING MISSING RESOURCES As we’ve mentioned, resources are bound to go missing on occasion in a system as large as ours. In an attempt to streamline reporting and locating missing resources, we have two new resources for participants: REPORT: We’ve added a new form on the ELD site for reporting missing resources: http://www.empirelibrarydelivery.org/missing-resources/.
Hello, everyone. Please take a moment to read this March update regarding your Empire Library Delivery Service. TRACKING SYSTEM STATUS After postponing the implementation of the bag-level tracking last month, we have assembled a working group of stakeholders from the ELD roster to advise Velocity on how they might design the tracking system to work
You spoke, and we listened. While we had hoped to fast-track implementation of the tracking system for Empire Library Delivery service, it’s clear that we still have some kinks to work out. We are officially postponing the implementation of the tracking system until we’ve had time to address the key shortcomings that many of you
Hello, everyone. We have some important news about upgrades to your Empire Library Delivery Service, so please read through this February update carefully. BAG-LEVEL TRACKING HAS ARRIVED We have been notified that the tracking feature for ELD bags is now ready to launch. Starting next Monday, February 11, 2013, you will be able to access
Happy new year to you all! You’re receiving this as a contact for Empire Library Delivery Service of the NY3Rs Association. Please take a moment to carefully read through this January update. As always, let us know if you have any questions. UPDATE ON BLUE BAGS Next week we will be adding 700 small and 500 large bags to the Empire Library Delivery rotation.
Happy holidays to you all! Please take a moment to carefully read through this December update. As always, let us know if you have any questions. UPDATE ON BLUE BAGS We have placed an order for more blue bags, and we expect to get them into rotation in the first two weeks of January. In
Please take a moment to carefully read through this November update. As always, let us know if you have any questions. POST-STORM STATUS As of November 7, 2012 all hubs in the ELD system are up-and-running. If you are experiencing any problems with you regular stops, please email Velocity Customer Service with those dates and copy us at
We received the following update this afternoon from Velocity. Upstate NY to include Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse, Albany and Newburgh are business as usual. Teterboro and Garden City still have no power and we experiencing fuel shortages, especially in Garden City, for our drivers. Garden City is still not operational and we have not made any pick ups
We apologize for the delay, but those of us down here in NYC and NJ are still trying to put bits of information together as we start the recovery process. Here is what we have heard from Velocity Express regarding Empire Library Delivery service status: Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse, Albany and Newburgh hubs are operating as normal. Deliveries and pick ups resumed
Please take a moment to carefully read through this October update. As always, let us know if you have any questions. YOU NEED MORE BAGS? SO DO WE! We’ve been getting a lot of requests from libraries for more delivery bags. We’re working on getting more into rotation, but please get your extras back into the system by sending them