Trustee Tip Sheets

Open Access

ALA Members

ALA members have free access to two additional Tip Sheets linked below. NOTE: You must be logged into the ALA site to open these links. United for Libraries members please access these in the Trustee Zone. See list below for all Tip Sheets available to United for Libraries members.

United for Libraries Members

Login to the Trustee Zone for access to these Tip Sheets for United for Libraries members only:

  • Evaluating the Library Director
  • Governing (Independent) Library Boards vs. Advisory Library Boards: Which are Better?
  • How to Chair a Committee
  • Library Support for Friends Activities
  • Mission Statements
  • Protecting Your Library's Collection
  • Sample Memorandum of Understanding
  • Twelve Golden Rules for Board Members
  • When Friends Aren't Friendly
  • When Friends Aren't Friendly Part 2