Why are there lights on in the library after dark?
NHLTA has a new address effective August 1, 2014:
NH Library Trustees Assoc.
25 Triangle Park Drive
Concord, NH 03301
Did you know that there are valuable resources on the Friends page?
CONGRATULATIONS to the 2014 ANNUAL AWARD WINNERS
Honoring Those Special Contributors Who Connect the Library to the Community
Lillian Edelmann Trustee
of the Year: Doug Bencks, Durham Public Library. Presentation to be made on December 9 at 7:00 pm
Library Director of the Year: Dorothy "Dottie” Billbrough, Colby Memorial Library, Danville. Presentation to be made December 6 at 1:15 pm
Awards presented; photos will be posted soon.
Library of the Year: Mary E. Bartlett Memorial Library, Brentwood
Sue Palmatier Award for Outstanding Support by a "Friends of the Library” Group: Friends of the Rye Public Library
Special Library Service Contribution Award: Elaine Brody, George and Ella Rodgers Memorial Library, Hudson
Now Accepting Sponsorships for the 2015 Annual Conference
The premier educational and networking event produced by NHLTA is the Annual Conference. The 2015 Annual Conference has been scheduled for Monday, May 18, 2015, and we are now accepting sponsorship registrations.
More info on Conference & Workshops Schedule page.
Personnel Management workshop
PowerPoint presentation is available in PDF format on the Conference & Workshops Resources page.
Comments from the evaluation:
"An excellent program; very pertinent with useful information. Could you repeat it next year?"
"I thought this was a terrific workshop and I wished all of our trustees had been able to attend. Very good content."
"Excellent! I will bring a lot of info to our next trustees' meeting."
ROOTS OF NH LIBRARIES
NH LEGISLATURE 1891 • CHAPTER 62
An Act to Promote the Establishment and Efficiency of Free Public Libraries
History of NH Libraries by Mildred P. McKay, State Librarian, 1942–1964
Check out these statistics: there are 57 NH Library Construction Projects (2005–2018), both completed and in the active planning/constructions stages. Our thanks to Christie Sarles, Co-Director, Tuftonboro Free Library, for compiling this invaluable LIST.
"Libraries reflect who we are. They are vital part of a community's ecosystem."