Library Consulting Services

Library Development staff members serve as personal contacts to Oklahoma public and institutional librarians. Staff members assist librarians with a variety of topics: annual reports, certification, state aid eligibility, library grant applications, performance measure surveys, long range planning, programming ideas, library laws, policies, training and more.

Contact Library Development on the Division Contact Form.


Vicki MohrDivision Director

Doris Dixon, Administrative Assistant


Public library consultants:

Cathy Van Hoy is State Data Coordinator.
Library Consulting Area: Tulsa and Northeast area of Oklahoma

Melissa Askew coordinates the Public Library Website Program statewide.
Library Consulting Area: Website program is statewide. Librarian consultant area is SE and Central Oklahoma (not including the metro and surrounding areas).

Adrienne Butler is the statewide Youth Services Consultant.
Library Consulting Area: Cleveland, Pottawatomie and McClain Counties

Wendy Gabrielson is the Certification Specialist.
Library Consulting Area: West, Northwest, Southwest, Metro and surrounding areas

Kathy B. O’Donnell is the Computer Lab Coordinator and Trainer.

Amy Brandley is the Edge Consultant.


Literacy consultants:

Leslie Gelders, Literacy Coordinator

Rebecca Barker, Literacy Program Administrator

Kerri McLinn, Family Literacy Consultant


Library Development Resources

Upcoming Events

  1. Space Summer Reading Workshop in Seminole

    December 13 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  2. Space Summer Reading Workshop in Cleveland

    December 14 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  3. ODL Board Meeting

    December 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  4. OLA | Program Planning Committee & Executive Board

    December 21 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  5. Public Library Directors Council

    January 4, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm