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To ensure the highest quality support for learners and volunteers, and to enhance the professional standing of local literacy staff within their libraries and within the field, we must devise ways for local library literacy staff to improve their knowledge and skills. The tools and resources on this page are designed to provide access to as many high quality training and networking opportunities as possible.

Literacy Networks in California

Bay Area Literacy (BALit)
Cynthia Breeden-Johnson, Hayward Public Library - (510) 881-7911
Joanna Arteaga La Spina, San Mateo County Library - (650) 323-0362, Ext. 224

Central Valley Library Literacy Network (CVLLN)
Penny Hineline, Roseville Public Library – (916) 774-5355

Central San Joaquin Valley Literacy Coalition (CSJVLC)
Sue Gillison, Tulare County Public Library - (559) 713-2745

Inland Library System Literacy Services Committee (ILS)
Allen Callaci, Rancho Cucamonga Library – (909) 477-2720 x 5072

North Central Coast Library Literacy Network (NCCLLN)
Cathy Andrews, Monterey County Free Libraries - (831) 883-7597

Northern California Literacy Coalition (NCLC)
Dawn George, Orland Library - (530) 934-6906
Emma Breacain , Humboldt County Library – (707) 445-3655

South Central Coast Literacy Providers (SCCLP)
Beverly Schwartzberg, Santa Barbara Public Library - (805) 564-5619
Carol Chapman, Ventura County Library – (805) 677-7159

Southern California Library Literacy Network (SCLLN)
Diane Moseley, Huntington Beach Library - (714) 375-5102