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General Information

The Library Board serves in an advisory capacity to the Town Council regarding Town policies within its scope of expertise; specifically on library programs, services and policies that meet the needs of the community. With the prior approval of, and/or at the direction of, the Town Council or its delegate, the Board shall receive public input, evaluate options, and make recommendations on policy issues affecting the library. The Board also reflects community concerns about Library service and issues to Los Gatos Public Library and the Town Council.  Enabling Resolution
The Board consists of seven (7) voting members:
  • Six (6) adult members appointed by Council, whose terms of office shall be three (3) years
  • One (1) Youth Commissioner as a voting member, appointed by the Youth Commission, whose term of office shall be for one (1) year with no limitations on reappointments

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The Board meets on the second Wednesday of January, March, May, July, September, and November at 3:00 p.m in the Library Conference Room. The Staff Liaison is Ryan Baker, Library Director.

How Can I Get Involved?

For application information, please click here.

All meetings are open to the public. We invite you to attend a meeting before you apply. Contact the Los Gatos Public Library at (408) 354-6898 to confirm meeting date, location, and time.