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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

Map of Public Libraries in New Hampshire
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  • 2 Peterborough - Peterborough Town Library
  • 3 Nottingham - Blaisdell Library
  • 4 Littleton - Littleton Public Library
  • 5 Groveton - Northumberland Public Library
  • 6 Durham - Durham Public Library


                            2016 Revised
                  Library Trustees Manual
               
 

One copy of the 2016 revised NHLTA Trustee Manual was recently distributed to every New Hampshire Public Library. Click on the cover page (above right image) to open, download, and/or search the electronic version or go to the Manual Page of the website.
 


   SUMMER 2016 Newsletter

           

Back issues are available on the Newsletter page. 


Dear Curmudgeon . . .
Papyrus


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SAVE THESE DATES!

Sat. Oct 22

NHLTA Workshop
“Building and Financing Library Construction Projects”

10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
 
To be held at: Hooksett Library (directions)
31 Mount Saint Marys Way


This workshop will consist of two concurrent sessions in a roundtable-discussion format. More details and registration information coming soon.
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Wed. Nov. 30
NHLTA Personnel Workshop
"Getting Started on Effective Performance Management"
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.


Online REGISTRATION Only

 To be held at: NHMA (NH Municipal Assoc.)
25 Triangle Park Drive, Concord


Learn the "ins-and-outs" of hiring and managing library personnel and the basics of a good personnel manual. Continue reading...
 

MEET THE NEW PRESIDENT OF NHLTA
Susan Young Gaudiello
           
At the June 1, 2016 Board meeting, the directors elected Susan Young Gaudiello, President of the association, effective as of July 1 for the 2016-17 term. Susan has been a very active director, serving as Chair of the Education Committee which included the management and organization of the Annual Conference and other workshops throughout the year. She also developed and implemented the Conference Sponsorships program.

CONTINUE READING her biography in the Summer issue of the newsletter.
 

The Mildred P. McKay Scholarship Fund has been providing scholarships to improve library services within the state for over fifty years. Criteria and application form available for download on Scholarship Page.