Library Board

Regular Meetings

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

Meetings and changes to this schedule will be made in accordance with the Illinois Open Meetings Act.


Philip Brown

Joyce Hayes

Barbara Levine

Chasity Mays
Julian Pei

Roland C. Person

Don Prosser

Harriet Simon

Susan Tulis


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