The North Adams Public Library board of trustees has announced the appointment of Mindy Hackner as library director, effective March 17.

She assumes the position held by Robin Martin, who has acted as interim director since August 2013.

Hackner is currently director of the Dalton Free Public Library.

At the David and Joyce Milne Public Library in Williamstown, she was children’s librarian and webmaster, and circulation librarian from 1995-2012.