Building Your Board
A proficient board is key to the overall success and long-term influence of your library. It is also central to running a winning vote campaign. Rather than accepting board members through happenstance, it is wise to think about board membership as a strategic activity aimed at "crafting" a board with a variety of political, professional and social skills. Here are some tips to get you started:
This toolkit was created on behalf of the 2005-2007 Getting to Yes (GTY) project. GTY is funded by Federal Library Services and Technology Act funds, awarded to the New York State Library by the Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services.
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