Library Advisory Commission

The Library Advisory Commission reports and makes recommendations to the Oakland City Council on Oakland Public Library policies; provides citizen oversight of Measure Q tax funds; and advocates on behalf of OPL programs and services.  

The Commission consists of 15 seats, appointed by the Mayor and Council.  

The public is welcome to attend the Commission’s meeting which are held on the last Monday of the month at 5:15 p.m. in the Brad Walters Community Room at the Main Library, 125 14th St.  

Call the Director's office, 238-3281, to confirm meetings in case of cancellation or change-of-venue.  Please note that meetings are rescheduled when observing a holiday.

Library Advisory Commission Members:

  • Victoria A. Barbero, Chairperson
  • Andrew Racle, Vice-Chairperson
  • Ain Bailey
  • Reginald Constant
  • Kerrick Goodman-Lucker
  • Nidhi Khosla
  • Dr. A. Aurea Lewis
  • Laura Liang
  • Ken Lupoff
  • Lesley Mandros Bell
  • Sarah McClung
  • Rosa Montgomery
  • Susanne M. Perkins 
  • Rebekah Randle
  • Charles Sanchez

Library Advisory Commission meetings

Library Advisory Commission 7/25/05

Monday, July 25, 2005 - 1:15pm
Agenda       Minutes

Library Advisory Commission 6/20/05

Monday, June 20, 2005 - 1:15pm
Agenda       Minutes

Library Advisory Commission 5/23/05

Monday, May 23, 2005 - 1:15pm
Agenda       Minutes

Library Advisory Commission 4/25/05

Monday, April 25, 2005 - 1:00pm
Agenda       Minutes

Library Advisory Commission 3/21/05

Monday, March 21, 2005 - 1:00pm
Minutes
Cancellation notice.

Library Advisory Commission 2/28/05

Monday, February 28, 2005 - 1:15pm
Cancellation notice.

Library Advisory Commission 1/31/05

Monday, January 31, 2005 - 1:00pm
Agenda       Minutes

Library Advisory Commission 11/22/04

Monday, November 22, 2004 - 1:15pm
Agenda       Minutes

Library Advisory Commission 10/25/04

Monday, October 25, 2004 - 1:15pm
Agenda       Minutes

Library Advisory Commission 9/27/04

Monday, September 27, 2004 - 1:15pm
Agenda       Minutes