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

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. Archives and Records Commission

    July 25 @ 10:00 am
  2. ODL Board Meeting

    August 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  3. 2019 Oklahoma Book Festival

    September 21 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  4. Archives and Records Commission

    October 24 @ 10:00 am
  5. Oklahoma Teen Book Con

    November 16