- The road to lifelong learning begins at your library. Discover a world of free services and resources here. Information is available at the referenceQuestions that you ask of library staff that require knowledge of the content of the collection or other resources such as those on the web. Sometimes you are referred to the answer, hence Reference. Reference can also refer to our reference materials that are often encyclopedic books that have many volumes and a concentrated number of facts and/or statistics. These materials usually have an overnight loan period so they are available in the library most of the time. desk, by phone, email and online. Books, magazines, newspapers and audiobooks are all at your fingertips. Use the public computers and get help from the excellent reference staff. Check out the Senior Resource Area located near the Large Print books. Can't get out? Enroll in the Library-by-mail program or use our online library at schlowlibrary.org.read more
The Friends of Schlow Library is the behind-the-scenes group that helps us provide the quality service you've come to know and expect here at Schlow. Over 400 Friends members are led by a nine member board of directors who make decisions about how Friends money will be spent to support the library. They also work on special projects and programs to promote the library and make it a welcoming and active place. Membership in the Friends is open to any interested person or organization.
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Schlow Library is governed by a nine member Board of Trustees appointed by the municipal governments in the Centre Region. Board members serve for three year terms and may only be reappointed once. They represent the community the library serves. The group is a mix of men and women who come from a variety of professions and backgrounds. Individuals appointed to the library board must have a commitment to the importance of library service and a willingness to devote the time and effort required.
CURRENT BOARD OF TRUSTEES
The Mission of Schlow Centre Region Library:
- Schlow Centre Region Library opens doors for members of our diverse community to gather, share, and discover a wealth of ideas, the joy of reading, and the power of information by providing services and resources in a welcoming, convenient and responsive manner.
Schlow Centre Region Library's Vision:
- Schlow Centre Region Library will be our community's best and most sought after gathering place where all are welcome to pursue their interests, learn new skills, express their creativity, interact with other members of the community, and enhance their quality of life.