United for Libraries to present Dec. 9 member webinar on Baker & Taylor’s ‘Sustainable Shelves’

For Immediate Release
Tue, 11/17/2020


Jillian Wentworth

Manager of Marketing & Membership

United for Libraries


EXTON — United for Libraries will present a free webinar for members on Baker & Taylor’s Sustainable Shelves program Wednesday, Dec. 9 at 2 p.m. Eastern. Register here.

Baker & Taylor has teamped up with United for Libraries to offer a program with special benefits for participating United members. Sustainable Shelves, a weeding and book resale service, provides a simple path for libraries, Friends groups, and affiliated organizations to turn weeded, unwanted, and donated books into money for their library. This webinar will cover:

  • How the Sustainable Shelves program works
  • How to use your credits toward member dues
  • The benefits of choosing a sustainable weeding option for your library and community
  • How to enroll

The webinar is free and will last one hour. Register here.

Baker & Taylor is a premier provider of books, digital content and technology solutions that helps libraries improve community outcomes through literacy and learning. Baker & Taylor is part of Follett Corporation, a trusted global source of books, digital content and technologies that help inspire learning and shape education.

United for Libraries: The Association of Library Trustees, Advocates, Friends and Foundations, is a division of the American Library Association with approximately 4,000 personal and group members representing hundreds of thousands of library supporters. United for Libraries supports those who govern, promote, advocate, and fundraise for libraries, and brings together library trustees, advocates, friends, and foundations into a partnership that creates a powerful force for libraries in the 21st century. To join, please visit www.ala.org/united or call (800) 545-2433, ext. 2161.