The Tupper Lightfoot Memorial Library in Brundidge, Alabama, has received the Alabama Public Library Standards of Achievement Award at the GOLD Level. The award is attained by exceptional public libraries in Alabama, in recognition of superior planning and levels of excellence.
The award signifies the hard work of community members for many years, since the founding of the library in 1959.
This honor is the result of dedication and support through many years from the City of Brundidge, library board members, friends, staff & patrons. The award was presented at the Alabama Library Association Convention in Point Clear, Alabama, on April 4, 2019, to Theresa Trawick, current Library Director.
The Alabama Public Library Standards consist of criteria that measure facilities, administration & governance, planning, budgeting, staffing, continuing education, promotion & partnering, collections, services and technology.
LIBRARY COLLECTIONS & SERVICES
Public Programs, Talks
Ancestry.com for genealogical research--accessible from computers in the library buildings
- Books about people and places--biographies, cookbooks, history, religion, etc.,
- Children's Materials
- Young Adult Materials
- Fiction books
- Christian books
- Large Type books
- Local History/Genealogy
Democracy and Libraries
Tupper Lightfoot Memorial Library serves a population of approx. 2,000 Brundidge residents and 8,000 in its service area.