Tag Archives: Community engagement

Let Them Know You’re Here!

The Deschutes Public Library System (Oregon) filmed some Q&A sessions with some community members about their library. “People felt guilty about not knowing about their library.”   Advertisements

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Be Part of the Community

I’ve written before of the importance of the library to the community, and the need for libraries to position themselves as essential services.   Today’s Blogging 101 assignment is to write a post that builds on one of the blog posts … Continue reading

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Transforming Communities

Yes, libraries can transform their communities!  And yes, libraries should be leaders in community engagement and innovation. Libraries Transforming Communities (from ALA)

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