Worthington Libraries is accepting applications to fill a seat on the library's board of trustees.

The seat will become vacant when Anne Doyle's term ends Dec. 31, 2010. The new trustee will be appointed to a seven-year term, beginning Jan. 1, 2011, and ending Dec. 31, 2017.

Criteria for trustees include commitment to the goals of Worthington Libraries; readiness and ability to devote the necessary time and effort to duties; recognition of the library's importance as a community center of information; active participation in community affairs; management or professional experience; and commitment to intellectual freedom.

Interested candidates should submit a résumé and completed application form to Pam Beretich, Worthington Libraries, 820 High St., Worthington 43085. Applications are available at all library circulation desks.

The deadline to submit applications is 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 7. For more information, call Beretich at (614) 807-2610.