Organizational Management

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Leading the management of your organization involves many moving parts and people. From the development of your library's mission and vision, to strategy implementation and daily operations, leading your library team and serving as an organizational leader in your community requires ongoing improvement and innovation. Explore the competencies required and tactics applied by those managing library organizations.

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Homelessness in Small and Rural Communities: Libraries Can Help!

 Webinar / Last Modified: 16 January 2018

A webinar hosted in collaboration with ARSL on how small or rural libraries can provide services to community members experiencing homelessness, especially with limited access to resources, like a social worker.

Reflections on Opioid Crisis Town Hall

 News / Last Modified: 11 January 2018

In collaboration with the Public Library Association, WebJunction hosted the Opioid Crisis Town Hall: Library Needs and Responses, on September 12, 2017 (see Town Hall Summary). Three months following the event, we surveyed participants, asking them ...

Opioid Crisis: Libraries, Resources, Context and Data

 News / Last Modified: 08 December 2017

Over two million people in the U.S. are estimated to be dependent on prescription opioids or heroin. This national epidemic is affecting communities of all sizes and the public libraries that serve them. We've begun to collect links to news, resource...

Library Needs and Responses to the Opioid Crisis: A Town Hall Summary

 News / Last Modified: 08 November 2017

The opioid overdose and addiction crisis is crashing through American cities and towns. Opioids, including prescription drugs and heroin, now kill 91 people each day and the number of opioid associated deaths have more than quadrupled since 1999.