Contact Library Staff

The staff of the South Sioux City Public Library is ready to answer your questions and help you with your library needs. You may call us at 402-494-7545 or email us

Cicely Douglas, Library Director

Cicely became Library Director in 2019. She received her Masters in Library and Information Studies from Florida State University and a degree in Cultural Anthropology from the University of California in Santa Cruz. Contact her with your questions or concerns about the following:

  • Library policies
  • Gifts and bequests to the library
  • Building issues
  • Library relations with our local community
Dan Nieman, Assistant Director/Reference Librarian

Contact him with your questions or concerns about the following:

  • Reference and library information services
  • Library materials for adults
  • Library events for adults
  • Cover to Cover - book discussion group
  • Genealogy help and research
  • Gary Sides Local History Room
Tammi Husk, Head of Circulation Department

Contact her with your questions or concerns about the following:

  • Library materials for adults
  • Library events for adults
  • Library Cards
  • Interlibrary loans
  • Overdues & fines
  • Lost Books
  • Library Displays
  • Reserving Library materials
Odessa Cooley, Head of Youth Department

Contact her with your questions or concerns about the following:

  • Library materials for teens
  • Library events, programs, and services for teens and tweens
  • School visits for middle and high school
  • Volunteer opportunities for teens
  • Library's website and social media
  • Children’s collections
  • Children’s programming
  • Material requests
  • Children’s research and technology
  • Library materials for children
  • Reserving library materials for children
  • Reference questions for children
  • Library events and programs for children
  • Library visits and outreach activities for children
  • Community outreach with UNL Extension Office, Rooted in Relationships, Siouxland Coalition Against Human Trafficking. 

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2121 Dakota Ave
South Sioux City, NE 68776
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