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The 10-Minute International Librarian #42: Assess your community’s needs

Libraries and library workers have a fundamental mission to meet the needs of the communities they serve. This is not only about developing a collection that is relevant, but also designing services and even spaces in a way that maximises the good that libraries can do. This is made clear […]

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The 10-Minute Library Advocate #5: Think of Three Things Your Community Cares About

Libraries have always had a mission to respond to users’ needs. But to win the support of your community, it’s important to make it clear that you care about the things that matter to them. This is a lesson that politicians have long understood. People will vote for a candidate […]

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