The Burnaby Public Library Board sets strategic priorities, determines and adopts policies governing the services and operation of the Library, and determines the Library’s role in satisfying the needs of the community at large.
Library Board meetings
Library Board meetings usually take place on the third Thursday of the month at the Bob Prittie Metrotown Branch. See the 2017 Council Board, Committee and Commission Meetings schedule [PDF] for upcoming dates.
Persons wishing to appear before the Board should make written application to the Chief Librarian’s office, indicating the substance of their enquiry seven days prior to the regularly scheduled meeting. Presentations to the Board by delegations shall be limited to ten minutes with additional time for questions of the delegation from Trustees at the discretion of the Chair.
Board member profiles
Meet the members of the Burnaby Public Library Board.
View the agendas of Burnaby Library Board Meetings.
View the minutes of Burnaby Public Library Board meetings, from January 2010 to present.
Joining the Library Board
Burnaby City Council is looking for volunteers to serve on the Burnaby Public Library Board. The application deadline is October 16. Learn about the application process at the City of Burnaby.
For more information about the Library Board, please see Trustee Recruitment Information Package [PDF].