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Adult programs in the library / Brett W. Lear.

Lear, Brett W. (Author).
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  • 3 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch PREF 027.62 LEA (Text) 34207002070143 Professional Reference Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM Z711.92.A32 L43 2013 (Text) 00000105547392 General book Checked out 09/18/2019
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon OFFICE 027.6 LEA (Text) 36825000783249 Professional Collection Available -
North Madison Co PL - Elwood PL 027.62 LEA (Text) 30419101416317 Professional Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780838911402 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0838911404 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xviii, 262 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Edition: 2nd ed.
  • Publisher: Chicago : ALA Editions, 2013.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Tying programming to your library's mission -- Developing guidelines and procedures -- Administrative necessities -- Getting to know your community -- Getting funded -- Selecting a topic -- Your target audience -- Identifying the right performer -- Choosing the best format -- Programming and technology -- Generating publicity -- Producing the program -- Evaluating the program -- Looking toward the future of adult programming -- Resource directory.
Summary, etc.:
These days, many libraries are serving more patrons through their websites than they are through the doors of their physical buildings. Lear shows how to get patrons engaged with the programming that we can offer; the importance of attracting niche audiences; and how to use the technology necessary to plan, promote, produce, and evaluate your programs.
Subject: Adult services in public libraries > United States.
Libraries > Cultural programs > United States.
Libraries and community > United States.

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