Book Library next : seven action steps for reinvention / Catherine Murray-Rust.
Publication year: 2021.
Call Number Z675.U5 M874 2021
Media class: Book
Publisher: Chicago : ALA Editions
ISBN: 9780838948392 0838948391
Extent: ix, 110 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
"This book shares the story of one library's attempt to stand up for the core values that all libraries share while fundamentally changing the way it achieves those values. It offers encouragement and practical advice for libraries and librarians on how to strengthen their skills and make a positive impact on the communities they serve."--Provided by publisher.
Why turn yourself and your library toward your community? -- Begin with yourself -- Action Step One: Look outside your social circle, profession, and organization for ideas and inspiration -- Action Step Two: Be curious about the future -- Action Step Three: Make bold, public plans -- Action Step Four: Cultivate relationships with allies and champions -- Actions Step Five: Create successful change -- Action Step Six: Implement a framework for action and innovation -- Action Step Seven: Focus on impact.