Multiple libraries who are interested in working together can create an independent public library district that includes all of the libraries – including libraries across county lines.
Montana State Library Staff are happy to facilitate a meeting between directors and boards who are interested in library districts.
The District Idea: questions to consider
Library District Handbook
Library Districts: A Guide to the First Year
Public Library District Transition Action Plan Template Use this Microsoft Word template to plan and delegate transition tasks before and after the ballot.
District Law within the Montana Code Annotated – MCA 22-1-701 through 22-1-716