Innovation & Creativity
We find ourselves in the midst of exciting times, full of change and ripe with opportunity for innovation and creativity. As libraries embrace and nurture these opportunities in our communities, we find ourselves leading others and building supportive environments of inspiration. Learn how libraries model innovation and creativity and how communities are benefiting from new ideas everyday.
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News / Last Modified: 10 April 2015
We've been following the work of IDEO, and more specifically OpenIDEO, and are very excited to share with you, their latest Challenge. We 've submitted a 'Contribution' to the Challenge and invite you to take a look at what we've prov...
Webinar / Last Modified: 30 March 2015
This webinar will inspire you with new book-related programming ideas to engage adult readers in your community.
News / Last Modified: 04 March 2015
A recent Huffington Post article tells of a Facebook experiment that spawned over 150 community-generated ideas on the future of Miami's libraries. Rebecca Fishman Lipsey and Francine Madera, in 100 Great Ideas for the Future of Libraries -- A Ne...
News / Last Modified: 09 February 2015
Civic engagement is not a new concept for libraries, which have long been active community hubs. However, in this age of library transformation, it is time to escalate the scale of community engagement. On one level, it is survival; it is also the na...
Webinar / Last Modified: 12 January 2015
Archive and related resources from September 20, 2011 webinar with Best Small Library winner and finalists.