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Silver City Public Library Legal & Public Notices
This section provides an archive and record of recent and past Legal Notices for the Silver City Public Library, including notices for meetings and events that have already taken place:

Open Meetings Act Compliance
Public access to the proceedings and decision-making processes of governmental boards, agencies and commissions is an essential element of a properly functioning democracy. We believe strongly in open government. Meetings held by public officials to discuss public business, particularly when conducted with the public taxpayers’ money, are the taxpayers’ business. The Open Meetings Act is one of New Mexico’s 'good government' laws, and it deserves the full support of all New Mexicans.

Learn more about the Open Meetings Act!

Have your say!

We also welcome comments on the Town's web site and other issues!

Opt in to the County's Reverse Emergency Notification System!
An anonymous donor has funded the purchase of a Reverse Emergency Notification System for Grant County. Register your phones, cell phones and email addresses to receive alerts of evacuations, emergency events, road closures and other significant events. The link below will take you to Grant County's Reverse Emergency Notification System for the County. Learn more!

Silver City has updated its annual Parks and Activity Directory, a booklet with information for all ages about all kinds of activity opportunities available in Silver City. Learn more!

Learn more about wildfire dangers and how to create defensible spaces around your home, business and property. Learn more!

Sanitation Schedule
Schedules for the Town of Silver City recycling and refuse pick-up vary on some national holidays. See if your pick-up is effected!

Other useful sites:
Check out these sites for information on living, working and doing business in Silver City, Grant County, and New Mexico.

Town of Silver City
Box 1188
Silver City, NM 88062

Online Resources

Stay current with what is happening at the Library on their blog, http://silvercitypubliclibrary.wordpress.com, and join the discussion on the Library's Facebook page: http://facebook.com/SilverCityPublicLibrary.

eBooks and Downloadable Audiobooks

When you search for a book in our catalog, you may notice items labeled “internet” and “Overdrive” in the list of results. Click on an item for a link to the e-book or audiobook.

You can also search for e-books and audiobooks to borrow at New Mexico Library To Go. Click on “Sign In” in the upper right-hand corner, choose “Silver City Public Library,” and log in using your library card number and phone number. You can read the books in your internet browser, or download them in a variety of formats. For example, you can download an e-book in Kindle format, or an audiobook as an MP3. For guidance and how-to videos, visit the Help section of New Mexico Library To Go. Feel free to contact us with questions, and enjoy!

El Portal Online Databases from the New Mexico State Library

El Portal is a set of databases provided to anyone in New Mexico free of charge by the New Mexico State Library. Visit them at http://elportalnm.org. Using these databases you can search thousands of articles from journals, magazines, and newspapers along with reference e-books, corporate data, and online sources. This is a great resource for finding articles that you can't find in print, and for research projects and school papers.

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Newsbank Database of America's Newspapers and News Magazines

U.S. news content from local, regional, and national sources. Includes printed and online newspapers, blogs, journals, newswires, broadcast transcripts and videos. Many full-text articles are available, which may not be accessible on the newspapers’ websites. Access Newsbank via elportalnm.org outside the library. Inside the library, go to infoweb.newsbank.com.

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