The object of the Charity is ‘to advance the education of the public through the provision and maintenance for the purposes of study or research, of a collection of books, manuscripts, engravings, deeds, autographs and works of art relating in particular to the County of Staffordshire’.
The Library is run in conjunction with the Archive Service.
· Ten co-optative trustees (appointed by trustees)
· Four nominative trustees (one nominated by Keele University, one nominated by Staffordshire County Council)
· One ex-officio trustee (a representative from the Salt family)
Registered Charity No. 1173509
Head of Archives and Heritage