Scenic Regional Library District is governed by a library board which is comprised of members from Franklin, Gasconade, and Warren Counties. Each respective county commissions appoints four members. The Scenic Regional Library District board is the decision making authority for the library system and normally meets at 7:00 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month at the Union Branch.
The current Scenic Regional Library District Board officers are:
President – Carol Leech
Vice-President – John Cheatham
Secretary – John Barry
Treasurer – Kathleen Ham
|John Barry||Carol Bell||Leonard Butts|
|Term ends 6/30/2017||Term ends 6/30/2019||Term ends 6/30/2019|
|John Cheatham||Joy Dufrain||Kathleen Ham|
|St. Clair||Wright City||Berger|
|Term ends 6/30/2018||Term ends 6/30/2019||Term ends 6/30/2017|
|Karen Holtmeyer||Carol Leech||Robert Niebruegge|
|Term ends 6/30/2017||Term ends 6/30/2019||Term ends 6/30/2017|
|Susan Richardson||Carla Robertson||Paula Sutton|
|Term ends 6/30/2016||Term ends 6/30/2018||Term ends 6/30/2019|
|Diann Wacker||Diann Wacker||Diann Wacker|
|Term ends 6/30/2016|
The library is building (New Haven, Owensville, Pacific, Wright City, Sullivan) or renovating/expanding (St. Clair, Warrenton) seven facilities in 2017-2018.
The Scenic Regional Library Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and serves as a parent organization for the library’s Friends of the Library groups.
The Foundation is selling donor wall “books”, which will be placed in the entrance hallway of each new branch library. Click here for more information.
OverDrive provides library users with eBooks and eAudiobooks for download to a computer or variety of mobile devices, including MP3 players, iPods, iPads, Nooks, Kindles, and Smartphones. Apps are available for Android and iOS devices, including Overdrive’s new “one-step checkout” app called Libby. The library’s digital titles can also be searched through its online catalog.
rb digital provides simultaneous access to more than 5,000 adult e-audiobooks titles and 1,500 children and young adult e-audiobook titles. As a result, patrons will never have to place a request and wait for a title to be available. 50 new titles are added to the OneClickDigital collection each quarter.
cloudLibrary provides a digital collection with over 7,100 eBooks and 3,400 eAudiobooks. cloudLibrary offers a browsing feature which allows users to create your own custom library and powerful search filters which allow users to only view available titles and browse by category. The platform is not compatible with MP3 players or Kindle Paperwhites.