Budgets & Funding
The budget is the backbone of library operations, pulling together short-, medium-, and long-range goals, all of which help to fulfill the organization's vision and mission. This section is dedicated to helping you find funding resources and work to secure a stable and sufficient budget, including how to work with local officials and make a clear case for funding needs.
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Webinar / Last Modified: 16 February 2016
This webinar will explore the future of libraries and potential ideas for the second Knight News Challenge on Libraries.
News / Last Modified: 23 September 2015
Through the WebJunction webinar, Beyond Book Sales: Practical Ideas for Raising Funds for Your Library, Sue Hall, Director of Library Strategies, reminds us that small libraries can benefit from the "small community advantage" where persona...
Document / Last Modified: 23 June 2015
Examples shared by libraries in the Beyond Book Sales webinar on June 23, 2015.
Webinar / Last Modified: 23 June 2015
This webinar, presented in collaboration with the Association for Rural & Small Libraries, will explore strategies for fundraising, for libraries of any size.
Webinar / Last Modified: 05 June 2015
This webinar showcases information and resources from the Rural Information Center made available to libraries and other organizations working to maintain the vitality of America's rural communities.