DATE:           November 12, 2014



CONTACT:  Neil Miller, 541- 682-4337


Do you have an interest in access to justice or public libraries? The Lane County Board of Commissioners is seeking applications from citizens interested in serving on the Lane County Law Library Advisory Committee. This committee advises the Board of Commissioners on a wide variety of topics and issues related to the Lane County Law Library.


LAW LIBRARY ADVISORY COMMITTEE:  Works with the county law librarian to maintain services.  The committee advises staff on library’s programs and services for all segments of the county’s population. The committee advocates for the library and informs the Board of Commissioners on updates in the library.

MEETINGS:  Monthly, or as needed. The committee met 5 times in 2013-2014.

VACANCIES:  One (1) lay member.

MEMBERSHIP:  (9).  Seven members appointed by the Lane County Bar Association, two lay citizens appointed by the Board of Commissioners, and a member of the University of Oregon Law Library staff as an ex-officio member.

TERM OF APPOINTMENT:  This is an appointment to fill a vacancy.  The position is scheduled for three years.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  5:00 p.m., Friday, December 12, 2014.


Applications are available in the Board of Commissioners' Office located on the Basement Level of the Public Service Building at 125 East 8th Avenue in Eugene or online at Application forms.  For additional information, or to request applications, please call 541 -682-4203.