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Welcome to Live Oak Public Libraries

Live Oak Public Libraries is a system of 16 library locations serving a 3-county region in southeast Georgia.

This past year, the Library hosted more than 493,300 visitors, checked out over 939,600 items, answered in excess of 214,600 questions, registered more than 555,400 computer sessions, and presented programs to nearly 23,000 patrons in Chatham, Effingham, and Liberty Counties.

Library Leadership

Library Executive Director

Lola Shelton-Council  |  email

Deputy Library Director

Jennifer Baxter  |  email


Department Directors

Public Services
Alissa Landram  |  email

Collection Management
Sarah J. Zeigler  |  email

Community Engagement

Ted Goudeau  |  email

Doug Bailey  |  email

Human Resources
Shekelia Joyner  |  email

Information Technology
Mike Fullerton  |  email

Communications and Strategic Partnerships
Betsy McCullar  |  email



Regional Programming Librarian
Kasey Haessler  |  email

Senior Executive Assistant
Kelli Owens  |  email

Communications Specialist
Will Peebles  |  email


Community Libraries

To contact someone at a specific library, please see our library locations.