Working with Community Groups

Article iconEffectively Collaborating with Other Libraries and Partners
Article: Techsoup

Techsoup article includes the benefits of working with others, examples of partners and what you can do as well has several printable plans.

Article iconCommunity Reference: Making Libraries Indispensable in a New Way
Article: American Libraries Magazine
Amy Long, Colbe Galston, Elizabeth Kelsen Huber, and Katherine Johnson talk about different ways that you can build a relationship with other organizations, embed librarians around your community and provide better services. 

PDF iconWorking with Community Action Groups: Local Activism Series
PDF: Raising Voices
Raising Voices workbook provides steps for finding and deciding on community action groups (special focus on groups for women). 

Webinar iconThe Little Library that Could (and Did!)
Webinar: Big Talk From Small Libraries
This recorded conference presentation discusses the effect a small library can have on a town in New York.