News Release - January 5, 2001
MEMBERS APPOINTED TO LIBRARY BOARD
Three new members have been appointed to the Multitype Library Board. They
Audrey Mark, Pahkisimon Nuyeáh Library System, La Ronge;
David Fox, Head of Information Technology Services, University of
Bob Foley, Director of Libraries, University of Regina.
A multitype library system is one where all types of libraries share resources,
services and expertise. The members of the Saskatchewan Multitype Library
Board explore ways in which libraries in the province can co-operate to share
knowledge and service options.
"I am pleased these knowledgeable people have made a commitment to the work of
the Multitype Library Board," Municipal Affairs, Culture and Housing Minister
Jack Hillson said. "The co-operation of all Libraries in the province provides
many opportunities to share resources and expertise."
Alice Risling, Saskatoon; Sharon Doepker, Pilger; Valerie Laliberte, Beauval;
and Janet Merkowsky, Dalmeny, have been reappointed for a two-year term. The
remaining members continuing their current terms are: Jeffery D.C. Barber,
Weyburn; Merrilee Rasmussen, Regina; Hélène Stewart, Indian Head and Joylene
The partners in the Saskatchewan multitype library system include: public,
school, special and post-secondary education libraries, as well as other
information providers and the Saskatchewan Provincial Library.
For more information, contact:
Municipal Affairs, Culture and Housing
Phone: (306) 787-5959