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Powers and Duties of Librarian

Category: Library

By Nevada statute, the Washoe County Board of Commissioners does not have oversight of the programming through the Washoe County Library System due to the following NRS:

· NRS 379.027 Powers and duties of librarian. The librarian of any consolidated, county, district or town library shall administer all functions of the library, employ assistants and carry out the policies established by the trustees of the library, and may recommend policies to the trustees.

(Added to NRS by 1959, 328; A 1967, 1061; 1981, 1000; 1985, 10)

· The Board of Trustees of the Washoe County Library System in, accordance with NRS 379.022, is responsible for governing the operations of the Washoe County Library System. All questions, or comments regarding any programming decisions should be directed to Library Director Jeff Scott, 


Updated 12/2/2022 2:59 PM
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