Librarian’s Making a Difference: Reaching Out. Community outreach refers to bringing library services to underserved groups, non-users, and people with special needs in the community in untraditional settings outside the library . .
Making a Difference:
Shhh!!!!! Is this the image your portray to your community?
Image of a little girl standing in a quiet zone shhhing people.
Image of a customer reading.
Public libraries are not just for reading anymore.
Image of library on books.
Invite your customers to your library and tell them about the different programs.
Image different programs at the library.
Spread the word throughout the community. the different programs.
Image of a people spreading information
It’s time to outreach into the community. the different programs.
Image of librarian flying and a sign that reads, “Community just ahead.”
Importance of outreach in public libraries. the different programs.
Quotes by ALA and Library Bill of Rights about Outreach in public libraries.
Take your library on the road. public libraries.
Image of a bookmobile going into the community.
Images of hands reaching out.
Images of flying books with non-library users.
Images of hands reaching up.
Outreach with open and welcoming hands. public libraries.
Images of open hands.
Images of public libraries.with directions to the community.
Examples of faces of the community public libraries..
Image of multicultural people representing the community.
Identify your target groups. public libraries.
Images of schools, day cares, churches, YMCA’s.
Outreach in community creates strengths and unity. public libraries.
Images symbolizing strength.
Effects of outreach public libraries.:
Images with engage, empower, enhance and enables; with library as the center.
Array of pictures of partners and programs with library partners.
When librarian’s outreach: outreach:
Image with symbol of outreach.
Image community sitting inside a library book.
Image of a graph with increase of people.
Colleagues and library partners quotes outreach::
Quotes from colleagues and partners.
Image of suggested books.