Location124 Calle Malinche
Bernalillo, NM 87004
Phone: (505) 867-1440
Fax: (505) 867-8040
PO Box 638
Mon 9:30 AM - 6 PM
Tues 9:30 AM - 7 PM
Wed 9:30 AM - 6 PM
Thurs 9:30 AM - 6 PM
Fri 9:30 AM - 5 PM
Sat 9:00 AM - 1 PM
TOWN OF BERNALILLO
MARTHA LIEBERT PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library Director: Kathy Banks
Looking for Library Board Members...
The Town of Bernalillo is soliciting letters of interest from Bernalillo residents who wish to serve as a member of the Town of Bernalillo Martha Liebert Public Library Board.
Mayor Jack Torres and the Town Council will make up to three appointments to the board for terms of two years. It is the intent of the Town to fill one vacancy with a youth member (age 13-20), who has a desire to be involved in development of library programs targeting youths in our community.
With the exception of the librarian, board member shall reside in the immediate vicinity of the Town of Bernalillo. Members of the Board shall receive no financial remuneration for performance of their duties as Board members, excepting the librarian, who shall serve on the Board as a salaried employee of the Town of Bernalillo.
The duties and functions of that board are as follows:
|a.||Be empowered to receive, hold, and dispose of any gift, donation, device or request that ismade in the name of the library for the purpose of establishing, increasing or improving thelibrary and its use.|
|b.||Receive all grants of money by way of gift or grant and deposit same with the Town Treasurerand such funds shall be credited to the library fund, and used only for the purpose for which itwas given or granted.|
|c.||Establish policies for the governance of the Library.|
Letters and/or videos describing interest and skills may be submitted to Mayor Jack Torres, Town of Bernalillo, via mail to PO Box 638, Bernalillo, NM 87004, delivered to Town Hall at 829, Camino del Pueblo between the hours of 8:00am-5:00pm, or submitted by email to email@example.com. Letters of interest must be received by October 30, 2015.
The following documents are available at the Martha Liebert Public Library for review by prospective applicants:
- Town of Bernalillo Public Library By-Laws
- State of New Mexico Libraries By-Laws for Public Library Boards
- State of New Mexico Libraries Library Board Ethics
- State of New Mexico Library Boards Fact Sheet
Wi-Fi at the Library
Wi-Fi is available at the Martha Liebert Public Library for use of personal computers.
Schools, clubs, or other large groups planning a trip to the library, are asked to make an appointment.
To schedule appointments, please contact Kathy Banks at (505) 867-1440.
Book Return Box
For your convenience, there is a book return box in front of the library. Books are picked up Monday through Saturday by 10:00am.
Only those materials that are in good condition and relevant to the needs and interests of the community will be accepted for the collection. Donations accepted during library hours, only. Cash donations will be accepted only if donor agrees that the library director and staff are solely responsible for the selection of materials purchased with the money.
Library staff is not responsible for the safety of young children left unattended at the library.
Rude, disruptive or inappropriate behavior will not be tolerated. Any child or adult displaying these types of behaviors will be asked to leave.
Upcoming Programs and Events:
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