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Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners Resource Guide Collection

Trustees: Recruiting New Board Members

Information, resources, and advice for library trustees in Massachusetts.

Recruiting New Board Members

This guide has materials referenced in the March 2021 Trustee Deep Dive on the the recruitment of new board members. as well as additional resources. 

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State Access to United for Libraries


Register for Statewide access to United for Libraries

Access is free for all Massachusetts library directors, trustees and friends. 
Statewide access to United for Libraries is  funded in part with funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, a federal agency that fosters innovation, leadership, and a lifetime of learning.

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