Library Advisory Board

Library Advisory Board

The Library Advisory Board consists of ten members appointed by the Pima County Board of Supervisors. The board advises the Library Director in making decisions on policies and procedures that directly affect library users. Library Advisory Board meetings are open to the public.

Contact the Library Advisory Board

Library Advisory Board
101 N. Stone Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85701

Meeting Information

The Library Advisory Board usually meets the first Thursday of the month. The meeting schedule is subject to modification or cancellation. Please check the agenda listed below for details. Agendas are posted a few days before each meeting. The agenda will explain how the public can attend.




Term Expiration

Maria Iannone 1 June 30, 2025
John Halliday 1 June 30, 2023
Barbara A. Escobar, Vice-Chair 2 June 30, 2024
Mary Ann O'Neil 2 June 30, 2023
Craig Kleine 3 June 30, 2023
Lorraine Eiler 3 June 30, 2025
Barbara Blake 4 June 30, 2026
Edward D. Buster 4 June 30, 2023
Elizabeth Soltero, Chair  5 June 30, 2025
Betsy D. Shepard 5 June 30, 2023

Library Advisory Board Documents


July 7, 2022 - Meeting cancelled

June 2, 2022 - Agenda

May 7, 2022 - Retreat

May 5, 2022 - Meeting cancelled

April 7, 2022 Agenda

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March 3, 2022 Agenda

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February 3, 2022 Agenda

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January 6, 2022 Agenda

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December 2, 2021 Agenda

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November 4, 2021 Agenda

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October 7, 2021 Agenda

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September 2, 2021 Agenda

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August 5, 2021 Agenda

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Meeting Notices & Minutes

Location of Meeting Notices

Pursuant to A.R.S. 38-431.02, the Pima County Public Library Advisory Board hereby states that all notices of their meetings will be posted at the following locations:

  • Joel D. Valdez Main Library, 101 N. Stone Avenue, 1st Floor, Café area, Tucson, AZ 85701 (during open hours)
  • The Pima County Administration Building, 130 W. Congress Street, 1st Floor,  A Level and B Level, Tucson, Arizona 85701. The Pima County Administration Building is accessible to the public Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., except legal holidays.
  • This web page.

Pima County posts the Library Advisory Board bylaws and other information here.

Meeting Minutes

The minutes posted here have been approved by the Library Advisory Board. Prior to formal approval of the minutes, a copy of the minutes (or the recording of the meeting) can be obtained at Library Administration, 101 N. Stone Ave., Tucson, AZ 85701.

A copy of any past agenda can be obtained at Library Administration, 101 N. Stone Ave., Tucson, AZ 85701.

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