Learn How Library Trustees/Boards, Friends, and Foundations Can Support Community Health

Library Trustees/Board Members, Friends of the Library groups, and library Foundations can be valuable partners in supporting community health in libraries. During How Library Trustees/Boards, Friends, and Foundations Can Support Community Health, Join Dr. Noah Lenstra of Let’s Move in…

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…

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,…

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…

Register for May 11 Learning Live: ‘Elected Officials are People Too: Advocacy Tips for Library Trustees, Friends, Foundations, and Staff’

Registration is open for the May 11 United for Libraries Learning Live on “Elected Officials are People Too: Advocacy Tips for Library Trustees, Friends, Foundations, and Staff.” Strong relationships with your elected officials are key to library advocacy. Learn how…

Register for ‘Social Media and Library Policies,’ Tues., March 14, at 2 p.m. Eastern

Registration for March’s Learning Live session, “Social Media and Library Policies,” is open. Whether your library has a presence on Facebook, Twitter, Tik Tok, Instagram, or other platforms, it’s important to have policies in place to protect both library board…

Register for “Using the DEI Scorecard for Library and Information Organizations” Tues., Feb. 14 at 2 p.m. ET

Registration for February’s Learning Live session, “Using the DEI Scorecard for Library and Information Organizations,” is open. Do your library’s mission/value statements, policies, and recruitment processes support a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion? In this session, library Trustees/board members…