Library Advisory Board


  • 4 pm
  • Thursday every 2 months
  • The location of the meeting rotates between the four branches of the Lake County Library system.

Members of the public are invited to attend meetings. Check the library calendar for upcoming meeting locations. 


  • District 1 (South County) - Vacant
  • District 2 (Clearlake Area) - Vacant
  • District 3 (Northshore) - Vacant
  • District 4 (Lakeport Area) - Vacant
  • District 5 (Kelseyville Area) - Vacant

To apply for a vacant seat, please fill out the Electronic Advisory Board Application and it will be submitted to the Clerk of the Lake County Board of Supervisors. 


Established September of 1975 by Resolution #75-188. Duties: To act in an advisory capacity to the Board of Supervisors and the County Library Director regarding Library operations and services, common needs of the Library system, recommend, study, and review long-range plans and programs of the Library. Reviews budget programs and makes budget recommendations to the Board of Supervisors.

What is the Library Advisory Board?

The Lake County Library Advisory Board is a group of five Lake County Residents, one from each supervisorial district.

Selected by the Board of Supervisors for two-year terms, their task is to assure accountability of, and advocacy for, the Lake County Library system.

What does the Library Advisory Board do?

  • They work to become familiar with library needs and services throughout Lake County.
  • They study the effectiveness of current library programs and recommend new ones.
  • They act as a communication tool, maintaining contact with local and state-level library organizations and with library patrons in their district.
  • They assist the library in publicizing its services and generating higher levels of public support.