Library Advocates

ALA Washington Office

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Library Advocates

Jun 20

Funding Cuts Got You Down? 10 Insider Tactics for Impacting the Funding Debate (for the Better!)

Are you dealing with funding cuts in your community? At your school? Are you frustrated with council members, legislators, administrators and others who do not understand the value you bring to the community? In this online session you’ll learn 10 insider tactics for effective influence that will increase your library’s perceived value, as well as demonstrate why you are one of the best investments around. And if 10 aren’t enough, you’ll get 10 more at the ALA annual meeting, particularly as they relate to the campaign season, which is an ideal time to capture everyone’s attention. More about the ALA annual session here: ala12.scheduler.ala.org/node/1353, but, in the meantime, be sure to watch this video to start making a difference right away!


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