Friends of NISD Libraries

The annual Friends membership meeting is held in the fall of each year.
Check back for information about future meetings.

 LibraryPalooza 2015 Young Adult Author Festival
Saturday, February 22, 10:00a.m. - 4:30 pm
Brandeis High School
13011 Kyle Seale Parkway
San Antonio, TX 


Mission: The Friends of NISD Libraries promotes & supports the vital role of the school library in the educational experience.

Goals & Objectives:

  • Educate the community about library services that impact reading, critical thinking, and lifelong learning essential to a democratic society.
  • Support activities of the NISD libraries.
  • Advocate for school libraries at all levels (campus, district, city, state, nation).

Get a PDF of our brochure  here.


Camille Fiorillo Chair Community
Jack Strawn Past Chair Community
Pat Strawn Vice Chair Secondary Librarian
Frances Ramos-Contreras Treasurer Elementary Librarian
Patty Barclay Secretary Parent
Doug Shudde Director Library & Textbook Services
Janette Felder   NISD Employee
Patricia Blattman   Community
Lee Alatorre   Community
Barbara Mayers   Alumnus
Alex Barclay   Student - Brennan HS
Megan Langas   Student - Jay HS


To support school library services and become a member of Friends of Northside ISD Libraries, print out the membership form (Word) (PDF), enclose check or money order, and send in a SASE to:

Friends of Northside ISD Libraries
NISD Library & Textbook Services
6632 Bandera Rd., Bldg. E
San Antonio, TX 78238

Membership is free for NISD students. Other membership levels are: Individual $5, Family $10, Contributing $50, Patron $100, and Lifetime $250.

Northside Education Foundation 501 (c) 3 74-2591569 (Tax ID Number)