New pilot will extend hours at rural Freelton Branch with no staff onsite staff, instead a remote librarian connected by video conference.
"The City facilities group has identified the windows at Central [branch] as nearing imminent failure".
Library budgeting $360,000 to replace.
The first "In The Round" of 2016 is scheduled for March 11th when The Trews are scheduled to perform.
The Library Board receives 2014 audited financial reports, the new facilites masterplan, bike lending for kids, updates to the Library's Code of Conduct, and discusses the future of the Greensville Branch.
Unveiling the new Hamilton Public Library cards (and key fobs), a staff presentation on "BIBFrame, Open and Linked Data", and increasing the budget for online book purchases are the highlights of December's Library Board meeting.