Training sessions that are tailored to the specific needs of the
library Board are held at the member library on a day and at a time
that is convenient to the Board members. Contact
UHLS for further information.
UHLS supports and encourages trustee participation
in the programs offered by partner agencies such as the New
York State Association of Library Boards (NYSALB) and the Association
for Library Trustees and Advocates (ALTA).
NYLA Annual Conference
The New York Library Association frequently
meets in Saratoga Springs. UHLS supports and encourages trustee attendance
in the programs offered at the conference.
Books, audios, videos and pamphlets are
available from UHLS for long-term loan on topics such as fund-raising,
building projects, hiring a director, and more.
UHLS Annual Meeting
All trustees are invited to attend this
annual dinner meeting in June each year which includes a speaker on
a topic of interest and relevance to trustees.
UHLS offers an annual workshop in September
each year that includes presentations on topics of interest to the member
library trustees. The format and topics are based on suggestions from
the attendees at the previous year's workshop.