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:

  • 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)
  • Katie Hanson, Madison Public Library (Selection Rep)
  • Mellanie Mercier, Bridges Library System (Board Rep)
  • Jacki Potratz, Milwaukee Public Library (Selection Rep)
  • Amy Stormberg, Amery Public Library (Steering Rep)
  • Tracy Vreeke, Nicolet Library System (Board Rep)
  • Maureen Welch, IFLS Library System (Board Rep)
  • Karina Zidon, Platteville Public Library (Steering Rep)


Current Meeting Documents

Past Meeting Documents