Getting Out to Get Inclusive

Betha Gutsche /

This season of giving is a good time to reflect on inclusion, particularly how libraries reach out to underserved communities with their services. For libraries, outreach is about reaching out to those who don’t know how awesome the library is—to non-users and people with special needs that could be addressed by library services. In a renewed look at library outreach, we consider the what, why, who and how of outreach, with examples of three innovative programs. Read more »