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Education Code - EDC

TITLE 1 GENERAL EDUCATION CODE PROVISIONS [1. - 32500]

  ( Title 1 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

DIVISION 1 GENERAL EDUCATION CODE PROVISIONS [1. - 32500]

  ( Division 1 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

PART 11. LIBRARIES [18010 - 20092]

  ( Part 11 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

CHAPTER 4. California Library Services Act [18700 - 18767]

  ( Chapter 4 repealed and added by Stats. 1977, Ch. 1255. )

ARTICLE 5. Library System Services [18740 - 18747]
  ( Article 5 added by Stats. 1977, Ch. 1255. )

18740.
  

A library system, eligible for funds under this article, may consist of the following systems:

(a) A cooperative library system that, as of the effective date of this act, was designated a system under the Public Library Services Act of 1963.

(b) A library system in which two or more systems consolidate to form a library system.

(c) A library system that is formed by adding independent public library jurisdictions to an existing system.

(d) A library system formed by any combination of the above.

(Amended by Stats. 1987, Ch. 1452, Sec. 102.)

18743.
  

Each member library of a system shall provide equal access to all residents of the area served by the system.

(Amended by Stats. 2016, Ch. 24, Sec. 7. Effective June 27, 2016.)

18745.
  

Each system shall annually apply to the state board for funds for intrasystem communications and delivery and resource sharing. Proposals shall be based upon the most cost-effective methods of exchanging print and digital materials and information among the member libraries.

(Amended by Stats. 2016, Ch. 24, Sec. 9. Effective June 27, 2016.)

18746.
  

Each system shall annually apply to the state board for funds for planning, coordination, and evaluation of the overall systemwide services authorized by this chapter.

(Amended by Stats. 1987, Ch. 1452, Sec. 107.)

18747.
  

Each system shall establish an administrative council whose membership consists of the head librarians of each jurisdiction in the system. Duties of the administrative council shall include general administrative responsibility for the system, adopting a system plan of service, and submitting annual proposals to the state board for implementation of the provisions of this article.

(Amended by Stats. 2012, Ch. 219, Sec. 5. Effective January 1, 2013.)

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