Atlantic Cape Board of Trustees Resource Collection

Board Development Opportunities updated


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 State's 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


  • Economic Growth Strategy for the State of New Jersey 2007; Jon S. Corzine
  • Board Basics: Assessing Individual Trustee Performance
  • Board Basics: Annual Presidental Performance Reviews
  • Materials from- NJCCC Spring Trustee Conference: Building Better Boards, June '06
  • "The President and Trustee Partnership: Current Status, Issues, and Reforms" by G. Jeremiah Ryan, Ed.D.
  • Trustee Directory 2006
  • The Leadership Imperative - The report of the AGB Task Force on the State of the Presidency in American Higher Education.
  • NJCC Trustee Ambassadors Information: Binder; and 6 CD-ROMS of seminars.
  • "How to do more with less: Community college innovations to increase efficiency and reduce costs"; Brenda Beckman, Ed.
  • "Creating more learning-centered community colleges"; Terry O'Banion


Community College Trustees by Vaughn and Weisman

Spangler Library Education Collection: Online Book Catalog


Paper Copy:

  • ACCT newsletter
  • Chronicle of Higher Education
  • Community College Journal
  • Community College Review
  • Community College Weekly
  • From the Desk - updates for NJCCC members
  • Trustee
  • Trustee Quarterly
  • Trusteeship

Online (Ebscohost database):

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



  • Board Leadership: Standards of Good Practice
  • Board Retreat


  • 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


  • Dr. Gary Davis Seminar

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

*Hours may vary during semester breaks and the summer.