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Libraries and Community Sustainablity: Home

This guide was developed to provide librarians with resources they may use to convey their library's effectiveness, vitality and influence in the community.

Workforce & Economic Needs

Discover the workforce and economic needs of your community. 

Online & Print Resources

Develop a relevant collection of online and print business resources for your community. 


Podcasts by experts in the field of information science discuss challenges and opportunities that exist for public libraries today.

Online Self-Directed Learning

Connect your library users with online self-directed learning classes, workshops and tutorials.

Community Based Agencies

Build relationships and partnerships with local non-profits and governmental agencies in your community. 

Value of Your Library

Communicate and demonstrate your library's value to the community. 

Community Analysis & Assessment

Prove your library's value through analysis and community assessment. 

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Julie Marie Niederhauser
Telephone: 907-465-2916