The mission of the Santa Fe Public Library is to inform, enrich and educate the members of the community by creating and promoting access to a diversity of ideas and information, and by supporting lifelong learning and reading. In accomplishing its mission, the library honors the community’s unique cultural heritage and traditions, while preparing its community members for the future.
The seven member board is appointed by the Mayor with City Council approval. The Library Board includes city and county representatives and recommends library policy in consultation with the Library Division Director and staff. Current Library Board members are: Elizabeth Alarid, Carlo Brady, Rebecca Phillips, Marie Schow and David Wagner, President.
Library Board Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month at the Main Library at 5:45 pm.
Library Board Agendas and Packets:
February 27, 2018, City of Santa Fe Public Library Board Special Meeting: Agenda
May 17, 2018, City of Santa Fe Public Library Board Special Meeting: Agenda
October 16, 2019, City of Santa Fe Public Library Board Meeting
November 20, 2019, City of Santa Fe Public Library Board Meeting: Agenda & Minutes
The Library Board may be reached by mail at 145 Washington Avenue, Santa Fe, NM 87501 and by phone at (505) 955-6789.