~ Brooks Public Library
Winner of
2019 ALTA Excellence Award

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Upcoming Events

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Nov 03
ALTA’s November Coffee Chat

  ALTA’s November Coffee Chat Please Join Us! ALTA has an amazing network of members, so grab a… Read more

Jul 28
ALTA Webinar Series 5: Preparing for Fundraising

ALTA empowers trustees to become strong leaders in their library communities and strives to ensure that all library… Read more

Jan 16
Message from the President

January 15, 2023 Dear Trustees, Welcome back after what we hope was a wonderful holiday break.  We know… Read more

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2021 AGM Package

To view the 2021 AGM Package please click on the button below

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Call for Nominations for 2021 – 23 ALTA Board and Alternates

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ALTA Letter to Minister

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Stronger Together Returns for 2021

The Alberta Library, Parkland Regional Library System, Peace Library System, & Yellowhead Regional Library are pleased to announce the return of their joint conference Stronger Together for 2021.

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New ALTA Trustee handbook now available

The 2020 ALTA Trustee handbook has been released and is now available! Please click on the button below to view the handbook which can be saved to PDF format.

You may also contact your Library System for physical copies of the handbook as well!

2020 ALTA Trustee Handbook

2022 ALTA Membership Fees

2022 ALTA Membership rates are based on the size of the community your library serves (They have remained unchanged from the previous year’s membership fees):

  • Serving 1 – 599  people – $60 per year
  • Serving 600 – 1,025 people – $80 per year
  • Serving 1,026 – 2,999 people – $125 per year
  • Serving 3,000 – 4,999 people – $200 per year
  • Serving 5,000 – 9,999 people – $300 per year
  • Serving 10,000 – 19,999 people – $400 per year
  • Serving more than 20,000 people – $800 per year

For more information, please read the most recent ALTA President’s message: https://librarytrustees.ab.ca/newsletters/presidents-message/

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ALTA Board Recruitment 2020-2022

ALTA is looking for board members! Please click on the link below to read more.

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COVID-19 Resources – Relief, Recovery & Resilience for Non-Profits

While the risk of COVID-19 remains low in Alberta, the situation is quickly changing, and we must all be engaged in preparing for the potential that the risk may increase. As non-profits, we are closely connected within the community, and it is important that we are prepared and can help others prepare as well. Please click on the button below to view resources available to assist you in these difficult times.

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New Trustee Forum! Connect now to discuss COVID-19

Share your knowledge, discuss your library boards issues, challenges and best practices.

Need Access? Email ed@librarytrustees.ab.ca (Please know the Trustee Forum is a ALTA Member Only site)

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