The Santa Fe Public Library is seeking candidates for the Library Board. Ideal candidates are actively involved in our community with an open mind to a 21st Century library system in Santa Fe. We are seeking potential Library Board candidates with skills in any of the following: technology, new media, and computer literacy; youth advocacy; knowledge of local government; urban planning; or community development.
There is one City position available to applicants that live within the Santa Fe city limits. Library Board members serve for three years without compensation.
City members are appointed by the Mayor to represent the residents of Santa Fe. The seven member Library Board was created as an advisory board to the City Council and is charged with working with the Library Administration to provide advice on policies such as the use of the library, book selection, acceptance of gifts and bequests, management and operation, and other appropriate matters. The Library Board meets monthly.
Interested residents may apply by submitting a letter of interest and a resume to:
Santa Fe Public Library
145 Washington Avenue
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Or hand deliver to the Main Library, 145 Washington Avenue, by 5:00 pm on July 8, 2016.
For more information call 955-6789.