Hennepin County Library Board Records
Description of Contents
Records of the Hennepin County Library Board, including signed board minutes, board packets, committee minutes and records, and administrative files related to the operation of the board. Board packets typically include supplemental materials discussed at the board meetings. Administrative files were created and compiled by library staff, especially the board clerk.
- 1965 - 2015
- Hennepin County Library (Organization)
The collection is available for use in Special Collections during the department’s open hours.
The Hennepin County Library Board is an advisory board composed of county residents appointed by the Hennepin County Board of Commissioners. Library Board responsibilities include determining the contents of the collection, use of library meeting rooms, and making recommendations to the county administrator about the appointment or removal of the library director. Additional responsibilities include establishing rules to govern library operation, reviewing the annual library budget, developing long range plans, and managing gift and trust funds.
10.42 Linear Feet (11 boxes)
Language of Materials
This collection was donated by Hennepin County Library administration in November 2018 as accession 2018.38 and February 2022 as accession 2022.02.
This collection was processed by Adam Mellion on February 2023.
- Advisory boards Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Hennepin County Library Institutional Archive Collections Subject Source: Local sources
- Libraries -- Minnesota -- Hennepin County Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Public libraries -- Minnesota -- Hennepin County Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Hennepin County Library Board Records
- Adam Mellion
- March 2023
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
Part of the Hennepin County Library Special Collections Repository
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