The Mid-Hudson Library System Trustee Education series has come to a close until the spring but you can keep up-to-date with this series of 10-15 minute presentations from Helping All Trustees Succeed (HATS). Each gives a quick overview of critical information that all trustees need to know.
- Libraries in NY: Origin, Oversight & Organization
- Open Meetings Law
- Role of a Board President
- The Public Library Treasurer
- Board Evaluation
- Director Evaluation
- Strategic Planning
HATS was created thanks to a collaboration of key players in the New York library community: The State Library, the Library Trustee Association of New York (LTA), the New York Library Association (NYLA) and the Public Library Systems Directors Organization (PULISDO), were joined by hundreds of trustees and library directors from around New York State to help shape the content.