Impact of the Public Library District Model on Local Funding of Public Libraries in New York State

@article{Elliott2013ImpactOT,
  title={Impact of the Public Library District Model on Local Funding of Public Libraries in New York State},
  author={Mara Elliott},
  journal={Public Library Quarterly},
  year={2013},
  volume={32},
  pages={124-137}
}
For more than a decade the Regents of the State of New York have recommended that public and association libraries in the state become public library districts with independent taxing authority. The Regents contend that such districts are preferable for several reasons, in particular for more reliable and higher per capita funding for library services. This… CONTINUE READING