Trustees play an integral role in the public library and, therefore, it is the Ohio Library Council’s commitment to provide information and resources to help trustees effectively execute their roles and responsibilities. Public library trustees automatically become members of the OLC when their library is an Institutional member of the OLC. This support of the OLC provides the resources necessary for the OLC to maintain its very aggressive and productive efforts to influence decisions in the state legislature, the Governor’s office, and other areas of the state government that impact the public funding of Ohio’s libraries and the ability of libraries to serve library users in the community.
Key components of the OLC’s services to library trustees include:
Trustee Newsletter (PDF)
Library Trustee Workshop
The 2018 event has closed. The next workshop will be held in early 2019.