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Photography, Storytelling, and Community Connections: How to Develop a Photovoice Project
FREE on-demand webinar
Instructors: Mary Black, Nancy Joyce Callahan, Julie Lynch, Wamisho & TG
Photovoice is a type of participatory research methodology designed to empower participants through photography and the power of storytelling in small group settings. In 2013, the Chicago Public Library (CPL) partnered with a local organization to start collecting stories from refugees and political asylum seekers about their lives in Chicago. This on-demand webinar introduces the project and its methodology, and will help you begin to design your own photovoice project. More…
Beyond Surveys: How to Measure Outcomes Using Alternative Data Collection Methods
FREE on-demand webinar
Instructors: Emily Plagman & Holt Zaugg
Outcome measurement is a way for libraries to assess their impact on the people they serve and helps libraries answer the question, “What good did we do?” With a vast number of ways to collect outcomes, it may be overwhelming to identify which data collection methods to use. Choosing the methodology also depends on the library’s learning goals, time limitations, staff capacity and more. This on-demand webinar is designed to help libraries learn what methods are available to them, and the benefits and challenges to each. It highlights several methods, with an emphasis on focus groups. More…
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