Join us for ‘Media and Crisis Communications for Trustees & Friends’ Tues., March 12

Is your library’s Board of Trustees and/or Friends of the Library group prepared for a crisis? How can you support your library’s communications policies and procedures? This session, presented by longtime senior communications and marketing executive Kathleen McEvoy, will go over…

Join us March 5 for ‘Fundraising Inc.: How to Unlock Corporate Support for Your Library’

From the local coffee shop to multinational organizations, many corporations share our passion for libraries and literacy. Library Trustees, Friends, and Foundations are ideal ambassadors to connect businesses with ways to support the library – through funds, advocacy, and promotion.…

Feb. 13 United for Libraries Learning Live offers opportunity to ‘Ask the Experts’

A panel of experts will address common issues that arise among library Boards, Friends groups, and Foundations at the United for Libraries Learning Live session on Feb. 13 from 2-3 p.m. ET. Featured panelists include Brenda Langstraat Bui, President & CEO,…

United for Libraries to present ‘Just the “T”: Duty, Authority, Responsibility & Liability—Library Trustees as  Public Officials,’ Oct. 31

Clare Membiela, MLS, J.D., Library Law Consultant, Library of Michigan, will present the United for Libraries webinar Just the “T”: Duty, Authority, Responsibility & Liability—Library Trustees as  Public Officials, on Tues., Oct. 31, 2 p.m. Eastern. Library Trustees have a…

United for Libraries to present ‘Fighting Censorship: Creating Connections to Protect Intellectual Freedom’

United for Libraries will present the four-part series Fighting Censorship: Creating Connections to Protect Intellectual Freedom for library Trustees, advocates, Friends, Foundations, and those who work with them as they help support the fight against censorship. Part one, “Be Fierce:…

Oct. 10 United for Libraries Learning Live to focus on ‘Engaging Youth: Student Library Trustees’

The October United for Libraries Learning Live session will focus on ‘‘Engaging Youth: Student Library Trustees,” featuring Anne Arundel (Md.) County Public LIbrary CEO Skip Auld. and student library Trustee Linda Gayle, on Tues., Oct. 10, 2-3 p.m. Eastern. Register…

Register for United for Libraries Learning Live sessions ‘Marketing and Public Relations Skills for Friends of the Library’ Parts I and II, June 13 and July 11

The June and July United for Libraries Learning Live sessions will focus on ‘‘Marketing and Public Relations Skills for Friends of the Library” featuring Dr. Curtis Rogers. Part I will take place on June 13 and part II will take…