A Step by Step Guide to ‘Turning Outward’ in Your Community
PDF: American Library Association
This ALA workbook is a 74 page guide to planning a more outward focus on your community.
The Hardwood Institute
Website: The Harwood Institute
The Harwood Institute provides training on community-focused strategies.
From Project to Granch Integration and Sustainability: Community-Led Work at Halifax Public Libraries, April 2013
Article: Public Libraries Online
Kenneth Williment, Tracy Jones-Grant, and Denise Somers describes how they approached the project, cultivated staff and community engagement, apprehensions about the project, impact, and references.