Library Board

Regular Meetings

  • 4:30 p.m.
  • 2nd Wednesday of each month
  • Library Meeting Room
    405 W Main Street
    Carbondale, IL 62901

2022 Calendar of Meetings


Philip Brown
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Joyce Hayes
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Barbara Levine
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Chasity Mays
Julian Pei
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Roland C. Person
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Don Prosser
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Harriet Simon
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Susan Tulis
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The Library Board is responsible for:

  • Appointing the librarian
  • Formulating rules and regulations for the library and reading room
  • Managing expenditures, construction, and supervision of the building and grounds


  • Nine Directors (may include 1 City Council member) appointed by the Mayor with consent of the Council
  • Must be a Carbondale resident