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.

Jackie Kropp, Administrative Librarian


Public library consultants:

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

Melissa Askew coordinates the Public Library Website Program statewide.
Library Consulting Area: Southeast and Central/North Oklahoma (Payne, Kay, Noble Counties)

Adrienne Butler is the statewide Youth Services Consultant.
Library Consulting Area: Canadian, Creek, Kingfisher, Lincoln, Logan, and Payne Counties

Sadie Bruce is the Continuing Education Coordinator.
Library Consulting Area: North/Northwest Oklahoma and Grady County

Samuel Karns is the Computer Lab Coordinator.
Library Consulting Area: West/Southwest Oklahoma and Correctional Institution Libraries


Literacy consultants:

Leslie Gelders, Literacy Coordinator

Rebecca Barker, Literacy Program Administrator


Contact Library Development on the Office Contact Form or Staff Contact Form.