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Engaging volunteers imageFrom Management to Engagement: Skilled Volunteers in Public Libraries
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Instructors: Carla Lehn, Joan Young, and Amy Campbell

We often hear about "skilled volunteerism" but what does it mean and how can it help to build capacity in your library? How do you plan for and recruit skilled volunteers? What changes might you need to make to your traditional volunteer services to be successful with skilled volunteers? During this webinar, participants will hear from libraries who have been participating in the "Get Involved: Powered by Your Library" volunteerism initiative. Join us to learn about their successes and how to plan your next move. More…

Project Outcome logoHow to Enroll in Project Outcome
A free PLA webinar!
Thursday, July 23, 2015
Instructor: Emily Plagman

Learn how to participate in Project Outcome, PLA’s latest field driven initiative, designed to help libraries measure outcomes using patron-facing surveys. Attend this webinar to learn what tools and resources are available to libraries interested in participating in Project Outcome. See web demos and sample worksheets that will help you test, measure and understand the true impact you have on your communities. More…

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