December 2019

Happy Holidays!

The Alberta Library Trustee Board and Executive Director would like to express our thanks and gratitude to all our members for your continuous support.


Wishing you and yours a joyous holiday season and very happy New Year!

Congratulations Camrose Public Library on your Centennial Celebration

Tanya Pollard, ALTA President, was delighted to attend the Camrose Public Library’s 100th Anniversary on Nov. 19th, 2019.

ALTA 2020 Memberships

ALTA Awards Now Open

Renewing your membership is easier than ever before.

Membership Renewal

NEW – Your ALTA membership needs to have a designated ADMIN, this could be your Chair or Library Manager.  If you have any problems, please contact Heather at

Nominate your Dynamic Library Board or Outstanding Trustee.

Nominations are open till February 29th, 2020.

Awards Nominations Form


Join the ALTA Working Board!

Are you ready to put your years of trustee experience to work?

Nominations are now open for 2020-2022 term:

  • Yellowhead
  • Marigold
  • Shortgrass
  • Northern Lights
  • Peace (Alternate only)

ALTA Working Board Nomination Form

Board Development Workshop

Board Development workshops offered by Community Development that trustees may be interested in. They’re mostly in 2020, so boards can plan ahead.

Click here for more information

Have you heard? There is a NEW Trustee Message Board

Share your knowledge, discuss your library board’s issues, challenges, and best practices.

Need access?  Contact your Library Manager and/or Chair (Your designated ADMIN) to have a link sent to you!  (Please know the Trustee Forum is an ALTA Member Only site)

Click here to visit the message board

Thank you Jonathan Klassen!

Sadly we say goodbye to our former IT Computer Engineer Intern. 


Thank you Jon for sharing with us your amazing brilliance in developing both a new website, database, and Trustee Forum for ALTA.  Wishing you the best in your new position.


2020 Alberta Library Conference

ALC Vision Jasper 2020 Logo

Vision 2020
April 23-26th, 2020
Registration will open in the New Year
Click here to visit the ALC website

Southern Alberta Library Conference

March 05-07, 2020
Lethbridge, AB

Click here for more information on SALC 2020

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