Library

Library

Support of measures that will ensure adequate financing of the Los Angeles Public Library Department.
Position In Brief: 

1. Finance

Support of measures that will ensure adequate financing of the Los Angeles Public Library Department.

  • Encourage increased support from the business community.
  • Encourage increased use of volunteers in the Library.
  • Secure Federal and State funds when available for library purposes.

2. Community Services

Support of measures that will ensures the responsiveness of the Library Department to individual community needs.

  • Circulation of books and library material should be the primary service of the Library Department.
  • Community information centers should be established.
  • The Library department should encourage input from the varied communities in branch decision-making.

The Board of Library Commissioners should act as the head of the Library Department.

Position History: 

2004-2005 Positions (1974, 1977, 1981)

League to which this content belongs: 
Los Angeles