Rural Library Sustainability Program
Thousands of library staff attended workshops delivered in 42 states as a part of the Rural Library Sustainability Project. If you're a participant wanting to revisit a module of the workshop or a trainer wanting to replicate the workshop, you will find all of the materials here. The Documents tab above will provide you with marketing materials on the workshop, as well as the Rural Library Sustainability Continuum. Many folks have used the Continuum as a stand-alone tool to document progress on sustainability efforts.
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Webinar / Last Modified: 09 December 2013
A webinar in collaboration with ARSL focused on ways for rural and small libraries to support patron creation and innovation through transformative technologies and spaces.
News / Last Modified: 14 October 2013The Institute of Museum and Library Services has released a research brief providing the agency's first targeted analysis of trends for rural and small library services. The report gives an overview of the distribution, service use, fiscal health, an...
Webinar / Last Modified: 21 August 2013
This webinar showcases how small and rural libraries can provide effective training to patrons even with limited staff, resources, or space.
News / Last Modified: 30 July 2013If someone walked up to you and said that computers were going to be an important part of living in the 21st century, you'd probably think they were simply stating the obvious. Even so, the rate of growth and change in the computer industry has left ...
Document / Last Modified: 29 July 2013
Create your Upgrade and Maintenance Action Plan using this template complete with recommended steps and linked resources.