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Additional Resources

ALTAFF  Association for Library Trustees, Advocates, Friends and Foundation (formerly ALTA).

LTA  Library Trustee Association of New York State (formerly NYASALB - New York State Association of Library Boards)

LTA Policies Database

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Helpful Information for Meeting Minimum Public Library Standards from the Division of Library Development.

New York State Library 101:  Trustees Getting to Know Your State Library!  Handout for the 2014 LTA Trustee Institute, Tarrytown, New York

Positioning Your Library As An Essential Service: Marketing, PR and Advocacy presented by Libby Post, President of Communication Services 

Robert's Rules of Order - a question and answer forum that might be helpful.