You have been assigned the task of creating an outreach plan for your library. Whether you have been in your position for a period of time or you are brand new to your library, this can be a momentous task. Where do you begin? How can you have the greatest impact?
In this interactive and informative program, we’ll discuss step by step suggestions and look at usual resources to guide you towards putting your plan into action.
At the end of this program, attendees will learn how to:
1. Identify resources to learn about your community
2. Develop your approach to different types of organizations and businesses in your community based on their needs
3. Identify ways to continue the relationships developed through outreach opportunities
4. Identify ways to bring those you interact with back to the library
Original broadcast May 2, 2019
Biography ~ Dana Bomba
Dana Bomba is a Public Services Librarian and Branch Manager for the Campbell County Public Library System in Central Virginia. Her primary focuses are daily branch operations, collection development, adult programming, and technology instruction. This is her first professional position in a library and she is grateful for the collaborative experiences she’s had so far!