libraries are focal points in their communities.
They provide free and equal access to
educational, informational, and recreational
materials and resources in a variety of
trustees ensure that the public library meets the
needs of its community by building and sustaining a
literate citizenry and transforming lives through
knowledge and information.
guide has been prepared to give library board
members a broad view of their duties and
responsibilities. It is hoped that it will be used
as a basis for discussion by boards and library
directors. For further information, consult your
library director, the Colorado State Library, the
Colorado Library Consortium (CLiC) or the Colorado
Association of Libraries (CAL) Trustees and Friends