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The purpose-based library : finding your path to survival, success, and growth / John J. Huber, Steven V. Potter.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL REF 025.1 HUB (Text) 38217000547063 Professional Collection Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM Z678 .H844 2015 (Text) 00000106197130 General book Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780838912447
  • ISBN: 0838912443
  • Physical Description: xix, 200 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago : ALA Neal-Schuman, An imprint of the American Library Association, [2015]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Lean library management -- Good morning -- Missions, visions and purpose -- The community pyramid -- A purpose-based community -- Dashboard metrics -- The food and shelter safety net -- Safety and security -- Health and nutrition -- Functional literacy and access -- Digital literacy and access -- Social community engagement -- Functional skills development -- Community contribution -- Creative expression -- Advancement of knowledge -- Resources -- Value added marketing -- Philanthropy -- Library presentation -- Closing the gap with your supplier and customers -- Structural and environmental sustainability.
Summary, etc.:
In a time when libraries are struggling to stay relevant, this guide helps you look more closely at how you are serving clients in ways that continue to be exciting, energizing, and value-driven. It will help you look to a future in which your library is vital in uniting your community and providing a legacy of love of learning.
Subject: Library administration.
Libraries > Cost control.
Public services (Libraries)
Organizational change.
Organizational effectiveness.

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