Board of Library Trustees

Board of Library Trustees L-R (back): Julie Holcomb, Jim Novosel,  & Darryl Moore. (seated) Winston Burton &  Abigail Franklin.

The Berkeley Public Library is administered by a Board of Library Trustees [BOLT], the only appointed administrative Board in the City. The Board consists of five Berkeley residents; one member of the Board must also be a member of the City Council. Members of the Board are appointed for four year terms by the City Council as a whole.

Pictured in the photo to the right from L-R (back): Vice-Chair Julie Holcomb, Jim Novosel & Darryl Moore. (seated) Winston Burton & Chair Abigail Franklin.

The Board of Library Trustees meets regularly on the second Wednesday of the month at 6:00 P.M. Rescheduling sometimes occurs; call the Library Administrative office at 510-981-6195 to verify time and date. Meeting locations are subject to change. Please check the current agenda packet to confirm location. The packet is available at all Library location and online.

2014 Meeting Schedule

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BOLT ContactLibrary Contact

 Donna Corbeil, Director of Library Services, Secretary 510-981-6195

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Next Meeting and Meeting Materials

Past Meetings, Agenda Packets and Audio

Note: Beginning with the July 2010 meeting, the Berkeley Public Library will post audio of all BOLT meetings. The audio is available in .MP3 or .WMA formats (requires either the Microsoft Windows Media player (PC) or Microsoft Silverlight plugin (Mac OS X & PC) to play back.)

Date

Meeting
Type

Agenda
Packet

Audio
MP3 MP3 Audiofile

Audio
WMA Windows Media

Approved
Minutes

September 10, 2014Regular MeetingCancellation PDF File   
September 3, 2014 6PMSpecial Meeting

Agenda PDF File

Audio MP3 AudiofileAudio Windows Media 
September 3, 2014 3PM

Special Meeting
Closed Session

Agenda PDF File

Audio MP3 AudiofileAudio Windows Media 
August 28, 2014Special Meeting 
Closed Session
Agenda PDF FileAudio MP3 AudiofileAudio Windows Media 
August 18, 2014Special Meeting
Closed Session

Agenda  PDF File

Audio MP3 AudiofileAudio Windows MediaMinutes PDF File
August 14, 2014Special Meeting
Closed Session
Agenda PDF FileAudio MP3 AudiofileAudio Windows MediaMinutes PDF File
July 23, 2014Special MeetingAgenda PDF FileAudio MP3 AudiofileAudio Windows MediaMinutes PDF File
July 16, 2014Regular MeetingCancellation PDF File   
June 11, 2014Regular MeetingAgenda PDF FileAudio MP3 AudiofileAudio Windows MediaMinutes PDF File
May 20, 2014Special MeetingAgenda PDF FileAudio MP3 AudiofileAudio Windows MediaMinutes PDF File
May 14, 2014Regular MeetingCancellation PDF File   
April 9, 2014Regular MeetingAgenda PDF FileAudio MP3 fileAudio Windows Media ​Minutes PDF File
March 19, 2914Regular MeetingAgenda PDF FileAudio  MP3 fileAudio Windows Media FileMinutes PDF File
February 12, 2014Regular MeetingAgenda PDF FileAudio  MP3 fileAudio Windows Media FileMinutes PDF File
January 15, 2014Regular MeetingAgenda PDF FileAudio  MP3 fileAudio Windows Media FileMinutes PDF File

For agendas and minutes of BOLT meetings prior to January 2007, see the City Clerk's Office, Boards and Commissions.