Tag Archives: coalition building

Edge & libraries: putting community at the center

Guest blog post by Amelia Bryne, ALA OITP consultant, and Craig Gerhart, ICMA consultant. From 2011 to 2013, the ALA Office for Information Technology Policy and the International City/County Management Association have participated as part of a coalition of organizations to develop benchmarks for public access technology through libraries. Individually, Craig and I have supported the Edge Initiative by researching key ... Read More »

ALA Washington Office Webinar: Coalition Building in Your Community

Would you like an extra set of hands to help get the word out about your library?  How about several sets of hands?  When managed correctly, coalitions can bring needed expertise, credibility and resources to bear on your efforts to advocate for your library.  Hear ALA Washington Office staff and other library experts share their criteria for getting involved in ... Read More »