The State Library Advisory Panel works with Iowa libraries of all types and all sizes to make library service in Iowa the best it can be. It advises and recommends evidence-based best practices, assists the Iowa Commission of Libraries and the State Library in determining service priorities, articulates the needs and interests of Iowa librarians, and shares research and professional development information. The panel is made up of Iowa libraries of all types.
Photo of the March 18, 2015 Advisory Panel meeting. Back row left - Mary Fran Nikolai, Melia Tatman, Susan Schrader, Sandy Long, Jan Grandgeorge, Sam Gerchik, Marilyn Johnson, Catherine Noble, Cindy Davis, Greg Heid, Tonya Boltz, and Ann Coulter. From row left - Becky Bilby, Ellen Petty, State Librarian Michael Scott, Doug Raber and Carrie Falk.
Not shown: Patricia Dawson, Rebecca Funke, Joan Fredrickson, Jennie Garner, Frankie Hannan, Jonathan Helmke, Katherine Martin, Glenda Mulder, and Sheryl Taylor.
Next meeting: To be determined.