The core mission of your LTA revolves around education, recognition, and advocacy. To that purpose, we have been updating and upgrading our website in a couple of key ways. The roll-out of these changes is happening now, and we’d love to get your feedback about what we are doing right or wrong or what new [...]
New Minimum Standards for Public and Association Libraries – Part 2
Building on an article published in the last issue of Trustee, Part 2 provides additional information for library boards about the updated minimum standards for public and association libraries. All public and association libraries in New York State are required to comply with the updated standards by January 1, 2021. While minimum Standards 1-5 as [...]
Get Your Library Questions Answered!
If an association library’s increase in the appropriation is rejected by school district voters, what recourse does the library have?
From the Editor’s Desk
by Adria Ripka Digital Literacy Technology plays a large role in our daily lives. Most of us don’t notice anymore the use of touch screens when we place an order at McDonald’s or how easy it can be to use an ATM to do our banking. Our purchases are scanned, EZPass let’s us travel through [...]