Comments or questions?
To make a donation to TMG, click here.
The TMG Board actively pursues the
goals of contemporary significance and permanent value for the Library
collection. Guided by the focus to provide resources for genealogy
and family history, both the present and the future, it attempts to
maintain overall balance. It searches for materials, which will interest
current and potential library users.
The TMG Board is invested in
approving decisions, as needed, with the recommendation of the Library
Liaison, to reviewing lists, subscriptions for long-term value, and
bibliographies of materials, recommendations from the general membership
and other sources of information to determine the inclusion or exclusion
of an item for the collection. The following criteria may be used
for these decisions:
TMG welcomes gifts of books and
other materials, with the understanding that decisions regarding the use
or disposition of an item will be made in accordance with the mission
statement of the library collection and the general selection criteria
Specifically, items of general
interest may include:
Sorry, we will not accept
individual family histories.
A completed and signed donation
form by the contributor must accompany the materials.
It is understood that the spirit of this mission statement will be
the foundation for the handling of the donated items.
No donated item shall be returned to the donor for any reason.
A donation form is a part of this Statement.
In order to continue to develop a
useful and attractive collection, the TMG may remove books and other
materials, which are no longer useful. The same criteria are used in the
removal of materials as in their acquisition. Specific judgments may be
made for one or more of the following reasons:
Items removed from the collection may be made available or sale, with the proceeds being used to aid the library, or they may be recycled or otherwise discarded.
the guidelines given above, we will happily accept
donations to add to our collection and benefit other genealogists doing
family research. Please utilize the donation form
and contact us via
firstname.lastname@example.org. Donations may also
be made to the TMG Library Collection in the name of a family member or
friend. This is a nice way to recognize a person and continue a
We'd love to hear
Copyright 2007 Tinley Moraine Genealogists