Library Board of Trustees

Board Makeup and Meeting Information

In compliance with the Idaho Code, the Board of Trustees of the Coeur d'Alene Public Library consists of 5 members as appointed by the Mayor and Council of the City of Coeur d'Alene. They meet together at 4:00 p.m. on the 4th Wednesday of each month, in the Jameson Room of the Library. Library Board meetings are held pursuant to the open meeting law of the Idaho Code.

Powers and Duties of Trustees

Along with other details set out in the Idaho Code, the Library Board of Trustees has these basic responsibilities:

To establish policies and rules of use for the governance of the library; to establish, locate, maintain and have custody of libraries to serve the city, and to provide suitable rooms, structures, facilities, etc. for library service; and control expenditures of money budgeted for the library.

Current Library Board Information

For a list of current board members, or to view board meeting agendas and minutes, please go to

Questions or contact with the Library Board may be directed to:

Bette Ammon
by e-mail at
or by telephone at 208 769-2315