Reference Coodinating Council


The State Reference Coordinating Council was established by the Legislature in 2015.  It is governed by Oregon Revised Statute 357.900.  Its purpose is to coordinate the delivery of library, information and reference services provided by the State Library, the State Archives, and the State of Oregon Law Library, to clarify the roles of the State Library, State Archives and State of Oregon Law Library and to promote collaboration and reduce duplication of effort.


The current members on the Council are:

Caren Agata, Acting State Librarian

Mary Beth Herkert, State Archvist,

Cathryn Bowie, State Law Librarian