The Chronicle is the newsletter of the History and Preservation Section of the New Jersey Library Association. The History and Preservation Section promotes the work of New Jersey libraries involved in the collection, organization, conservation, preservation, publication, and interpretation of historical materials.
- To encourage and promote publications dealing with the history of New Jersey and its peoples and the activities of Libraries to preserve historical and other special materials;
- To foster the exchange of information through workshops, lectures, tours, and other programs.
- To recognize the achievements of New Jersey Libraries and Librarians in the fields of history and preservation.
- To provide a liaison between the Section and other agencies and organizations engaged in the fields of history and preservation.