Colchester - East Hants Public Library

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Mission Statement

Colchester-East Hants Public Library strengthens our communities by welcoming all to participate in the discovery, creation and sharing of ideas and experiences

 

Vision Statement

We are the heart of a vibrant community. We empower. We enrich. We inspire.

 

Our Core Values

Community Minded
We foster relationships with local organizations, businesses and residents in order to actively participate in the growth and development of our communities.

Discovery
We enrich lives by facilitating creativity, exploration and cultural discovery through the provision of quality programming and resources.

Diversity and Inclusion
We are committed to fostering safe and inclusive spaces that are free from discrimination and harassment. We value individual needs, experiences and differences.

Equitable Access
We champion everyone’s right to fair and equitable access to library services.

Integrity
We take responsibility for our actions and are committed to being good stewards of the resources entrusted to us.

Intellectual Freedom
We support and facilitate the free exchange of information and ideas in a democratic society. We protect and respect each person’s right to privacy and choice, without fear of censorship or discrimination.

Staff Recognition 2019

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Featured from left to right: Kim Legge, Shelley Mattix, Sylvia MacKenzie, Bernie Isles, Cathie Landsburg, Angela Headon, Tanya Chernyavska 

 

Cathie Landsburg (Truro), 5 years of service
Tanya Chernyavska (Truro), 10 years of service
Kim Legge (Mount Uniacke), 10 years of service
Angela Headon (Truro), 15 years of service
Bernie Isles (Mount Uniacke), 15 years of service
Sylvia MacKenzie (Headquarters), 20 years of service
Shelley Mattix (Headquarters), 20 years of service

Congratulations and thank you for your dedication!

Staff Directory

Headquarters / Truro Branch

Administrative Services

Chief Executive Officer Tiffany Bartlett
Finance Administrator Kathy Little
Human Resources Administrator Shelley Mattix
Administrative Clerk                                     Debbie McDougall

Adult Services

Head of Circulation & Adult Services     Lesley Brann
Adult Services Assistant Angela Headon
Adult Programming Assistant Tetyana Chernyavska
Serials Assistant Janet McLellan
Adult Services Clerks Tetyana Chernyavska
  Debbie McDougall
  Sylvia MacKenzie
  Naomi MacKinnon
  Patricia Thorsen
   
Interlibrary Loans Clerks Charlene Brightman
  Amy West
  Patricia Thorsen

Youth Services

Head of  Youth Services Jenn Atkinson
Youth Services Assistant Cathie Landsburg
Children's & Outreach Programming Coordinator    Karen Smith
Teen Services Coordinator  Laura Miedema
Teen Programming Assistant  Shawn Boomer
Youth Services Clerks Debbie McDougall
  Debbie Prest
  Jean Thomas

Circulation Services

Adult Services Assistant                                           Angela Headon
Youth Services Assistant Cathie Landsburg
Circulation Clerks Christine Goodwin
  Debbie McDougall
  Debbie Prest
  Sheryl Robinson
  Jean Thomas
  Patricia Thorsen
   
Book Shelver TBA
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

Automated and Technical Services

Head of Systems & Technical Services Bill Morgan
Systems Administrator                                    Sylvia MacKenzie
   
Automated & Technical Services Clerks Lori MacWha
   
Book Processors  
  Sheryl Robinson
  Patricia Thorsen

e-Services

Public Services Librarian                         Sarah Wood
Technology Programming Assistant Megan Cameron

Outreach Services

Books by Mail & Satellite Services Assistant  Charlene Brightman
Deliveries & Vehicle Maintenance Clerk       Jason Barnhill
Kennetcook  Christine Goodwin
Middle Stewiacke  Christine Goodwin

Building

Security                                                        Paladin Security 
   

Branches

Elmsdale Branch
Branch Manager                                                 Patti Miller
Branch Assistant Melanie Good
Circulation Clerks Margot Bower
  Layne Ramberg
   
General Clerks                       Joseph Humphrey
   
Mount Uniacke Branch
Branch Manager                                                 Kim Legge
Branch Assistants                   Bernie Isles
  Karri Power
   

 

Stewiacke Branch
Branch Manager                                                Denise Sheppard
Branch Assistant Debbie Prest
Circulation Clerks Sharmon MacPhee
   Penny Colpitts
                       

 

   
Tatamagouche Branch
Branch Manager                                                Desirée Jans
Branch Assistant Amy West
Circulation Clerks     Sharon Norman
  Debbie Plestid