2018 New Jersey Revised Statutes
Title 40 - MUNICIPALITIES AND COUNTIES
Chapter 54 - Establishment; chapter applicable to libraries established under other laws
Section 40:54-12 - Powers of board.

Universal Citation: NJ Rev Stat § 40:54-12 (2018)

Section: 40:54-12: Powers of board.


40:54-12. The board shall hold in trust and manage all property of the library. It may rent rooms, or, when proper, construct buildings for the use of the library, purchase books, pamphlets, documents, papers and other reading matter, hire librarians, and other necessary personnel, and fix their compensation, make proper rules and regulations for the government of the library, and generally do all things necessary and proper for the establishment and maintenance of the free public library in the municipality. The board may also transfer to and receive from other libraries books, magazines, prints, maps and other related library materials for the purpose of augmenting the interlibrary loan service.

Amended 1949, c.98; 2001, c.137, s.54.

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