Atlantic Cape Board of Trustees Resource Collection

William Spangler Library

Currently open Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m.. to 10:00 p.m.,

Friday 8:00 a.m... to 4:30 p.m. and Saturday 11:00 a.m... to 4:00 p.m.*

The Board of Trustees Resource Collection is housed in the Board Resource room on the lower level of the William Spangler Library.

The collection is continually updated, and at present consists of the following:

Institutional Reserve Materials:

  • Atlantic Cape Annual Budget Messages
  • Atlantic Cape Annual Reports
  • Environmental Scan Reports
  • Excellence and Accountability Report
  • Institutional Goals and Objectives: FY05 Outcomes Report
  • Strategic Plan

Middle States Self-study document collection

  • Characteristics of Excellence in Higher Education
  • Forging A Shared Vision: A Framework for Positive Transformation at Atlantic Cape
  • Handbook for Conducting and Hosting an Evaluation Visit
  • Middle States Winter 2009 Newsletter



Community College Trustees by Vaughn and Weisman

The Rogue Trustee, The Elephant in the Room by Terry O'Banion

Thin Book of Appreciative Inquiry by Sue Annis Hammond

Council for Higher Education Accreditation: Presidential Guidelines Series Vol. 1-6

Spangler Library Education Collection: Online Book Catalog


Online (Ebscohost database):

  • Change
  • Community College Week
  • Community College Journal of Research and Practice



  • Board Leadership: Standards of Good Practice
  • Board Retreats


  • Bringing Bachelor's Degree Programs... 11/21/05
  • Can Internal Auditors Improve Campus Operations... 4/17/06
  • Charting a High-Growth Future 9/26/05
  • Community Colleges Then and Now 6/13/05
  • Reflections of a Community College President 2/27/06
  • The Role of the Trustee 4/18/05
  • Trustee Essentials Audio CD: Winning the Skills Race 11/24/08
  • Trustee Essentials Audio CD: The Federal Stimulus Package and What it means for NJ's Community Colleges 2/23/09


  • Dr. Gary Davis Seminar

For further information please contact the William Spangler Library, 609-343-4951

*Hours may vary during semester breaks and the summer.