Library Board of Trustees

Board has charge, control, and supervision of all public libraries. Code of Iowa.

General Requirements

GENDER BALANCE REQUIRED - Five members appointed by the Mayor with approval of the City Council.

Professional Requirements


Membership Term Information

Six years

Term Limits

2 Terms

Term Expiration

June 30

Meeting Information

Location rotates between the main library and the five branches.

Meeting Frequency

Third Tuesday of each month

Meeting Time

4:15 PM

Meeting Location

Central and Branch Libraries
Des Moines, IA

City Staff

Kris Sheaffer 515-283-4914