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Organizations: Municipal Affairs Publication Type: Guide

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July 1, 2018

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Presents best practices that can be adopted by public libraries in Alberta, in 10 areas of library service and operation: personnel, hours of opening, collections, information services, resource sharing, technology, facilities, accessibility, indigenous service, and school-housed public...


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April 1, 2018

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Public library service is primarily funded through the local tax base at both the local municipal level and also at the regional library system level with support from a provincial library operating grant. Funding is provided under the Municipal Affairs Grants Regulation. The Public Library...


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September 1, 2017

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This document aims to provide general information and a process for creating library policies and bylaws, plus specific information on the ten required policies including templates and discussion points. The target audience is trustees who have attended Public Library Services Branch board...


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April 1, 2017

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In order to be considered eligible for funding, library boards must complete a public library survey and submit and annual report each year. This document contains complete instructions and definitions for the questions in the Survey and Annual Report.


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August 1, 2016

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This handbook provides information to assist new library trustees and library managers in their roles.


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March 1, 2015

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This handbook provides information to assist new library trustees and library managers in their roles.


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September 1, 2013

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This directory is produced annually by the Public Library Services branch of Alberta Municipal Affairs and contains information on the library systems and public libraries in the province. Includes contact information for each library, hours of operation, population served, number of cardholders,...


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March 1, 2013

Description

This handbook provides information to assist new library trustees and library managers in their roles.


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May 1, 2012

Description

This guidance document is meant to assist municipal and intermunicipal library boards and library managers in the development of policies which provide for effective library services in their community.


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November 15, 2010

Description

This resource is meant to support libraries and library boards in providing library services to their communities by explaining the standards with which each library or library board must comply and outlining best practices to support the provision of high-quality services.