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OverviewThe Hingham Public Library was incorporated on March 19, 1872 by a Special Act of the Massachusetts Legislature for the purpose of maintaining a public library in the Town of Hingham.
Following the enactment in 1965 of an amendment to the 1872 Special Act, management of the Library has been vested in a Board of Trustees consisting of:
The Board of Trustees annually elects officers. The Board also maintains a number of standing committees to facilitate policy development and service delivery.
The Board of Trustees hires a qualified/certified Library Director to oversee the management, operation, and development of the Library.