Poughkeepsie Public Library Branch Renovation

The Poughkeepsie Public Library District embarked on a three-phased facilities plan in 2005.  The first phase was the expansion of the parking lot at Adriance Memorial Library, the Library District’s main library.  In 2007, the second phase began with a two year expansion and renovation project of Adriance Memorial Library from a 20,000 SF inaccessible […]

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Handbook Highlight – Library Laws and Regulations

A review for seasoned trustees and a must read, for new trustees, as we start 2015. This information below & much more can be found in the Trustee Handbook.   Library Laws and Regulations As education corporations, libraries are subject to a wide range of federal, state and local laws, rules and regulations. While trustees cannot be […]

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A Trustee Goes to NYLA

Why do trustees attend the NYLA Conference? To get answers – NYLA workshops address the current issues facing local trustees To glimpse the future – NYLA is a showcase of programs, products, and possibilities To network with library leaders – NYLA engages you as library advocate with professional colleagues The 2014 NYLA Conference on November […]

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Jerry Nichol’s Webinar Recording Now Available – Public Library Finance & Trustees Fiduciary Responsibilities

To access the recorded version of Jerry Nichol’s webinar, please click on the following link: Recording: Public Library Finance and the Trustee’s Fiduciary Responsibilities New York’s Libraries Information Network [NYLINE@LISTSERV.NYSED.GOV]; on behalf of; DLD [DLD@MAIL.NYSED.GOV] NYLINE@LISTSERV.NYSED.GOV [NYLINE] State Library and Library Trustees Association Offer December 4 Webinar: Public Library Finance and the Trustee’s Fiduciary Responsibilities […]

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