Collection Development Committee


To evaluate the composition of the collection purchased by the digital buying pool with particular attention on known concerns and potential additions to the collection.

Specifically, the committee will:

  1. Solicit feedback from the community regarding the collection.
  2. Create recommendations related to the collection.
  3. Review and offer recommendations for revisions to the selection policy.
  4. Annually, create recommendations for the buying pool allocation.

Current Members

  • Michael DeVries, Beloit Public Library (Steering Rep)
  • Chris Hamburg, Lester Public Library (Selection Rep)
  • Katie Hanson, Madison Public Library (Selection Rep)
  • Mellanie Mercier, Bridges Library System (Board Rep)
  • Rachel Metzler, Wisconsin Valley Library Service (Board Rep)
  • Jacki Potratz, Milwaukee Public Library (Selection Rep)
  • Gina Rae, Northern Waters Library Service (Board Rep)
  • Sara Swanson, Union Grove Public Library (Steering Rep)
  • Karina Zidon, Platteville Public Library (Steering Rep)


Current Meeting Documents

Past Meeting Documents