Technology Planning

tech planning

Core to library services, access to technology requires active and ongoing planning. Technology plans should support library strategic planning, include more than just computers, accomodate new and emerging technologies, and include staff training.

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E-rate: What’s New for 2016?

 Webinar / Last Modified: 23 February 2017

This webinar will cover the basics of the E-rate program and include orientation to the new E-Rate Productivity Center and the application process.

Technology Vision Statements: Examples and suggestions

 Document / Last Modified: 22 February 2017

Does your library have a vision for what technology should do for your library? Vision statements are a great way to describe where the library wants to be and what it values when choosing new technology

Why a Technology Plan?

 Document / Last Modified: 22 February 2017

A technology plan can create a great path to guide the library and make sure that the mission is accomplished. This list can help you to explain the importance of planning in your library and create enthusiasm for the planning process.

Technology Planning Evaluation

 Document / Last Modified: 21 February 2017

A practical guide to using a library technology plan as a living document, and building an evaluation process to make sure the technology plan aligns with the library's service goals.