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 workgroup will:

  • Solicit feedback from the community regarding collection areas.
  • Create recommendation of allocation of the buying pool to go to the Steering Committee.
  • Develop an updated selection policy.
  • Document process for consideration of new collection areas/formats and creation of a recommendation for buying pool allocation.

Current Members

  • Michael DeVries, Beloit Public Library (Steering Rep)
  • Chris Hamburg, Lester Public Library (Selection Rep)
  • Mellanie Mercier, BLS (Board Rep)
  • Jacki Potratz, Milwaukee Public Library (Selection Rep)
  • Amy Stormberg, Amery Public Library (Steering Rep)
  • Maureen Welch, IFLS (Board Rep)
  • Karina Zidon, Platteville Public Library (Steering Rep)
  • Vacant (Board Rep)
  • Vacant (Selection Rep)


Current Meeting Documents

2020 Meeting Documents

2019 Meeting Documents

2018 Workgroup Documents

2017 Workgroup Documents

2016 Workgroup Documents

2015 Workgroup Documents

2015 Documents from the Digital Magazine Workgroup