Santa Maria Library Representative to County Library Advisory Committee


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421 S. McClelland StSanta Maria, CA 93454


The Santa Maria Library representative must live in Santa Maria and be appointed by the City of Santa Maria mayor and County Board of Supervisors. As a member of the Library Advisory Committee, the rep will attend quarterly meetings in March, June, September and December on the 3rd Wednesday of those months to review services and operations, and to make advisory recommendations to the Board of Supervisors as follows:

  1. Insure adequate library services to all the inhabitants of the County of Santa Barbara;
  2. Review annually the operation of the library system and this Agreement;
  3. Submit advisory recommendations to insure adequate service to branch libraries;
  4. Assure adequate exchange of information among libraries;
  5. Determine the level of service necessary to insure adequate library services for all the residents of the County;
  6. Consider site locations and building programs;
  7. Receive notices of reductions to the level of library services; and
  8. Receive citizen input regarding library-related issues and make recommendations thereon.

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  • Literacy / Reading
  • Cost Analysis
  • Problem Solving
  • Fundraising
  • Critical Thinking
  • Community Outreach

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Orientation or Training
  • Quarterly meetings from 10-noon in Lake Cachuma
  • Passion for Libraries and Literacy
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