Meeting name

American Library Association Annual Conference & Exhibition

Meeting location

Las Vegas, NV

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

6-26-2014

Description

  • Community engagement and service as third mission
  • Targeting who to engage in community
  • Community organization needs
  • Academic library community services
  • Benefits of community engagement
  • Challenges of community engagement
  • Supporting infrastructure
  • Community engagement strategies
  • Supporting community engagement initiatives of academic institution
  • Co-curricular experiential learning community projects
  • Service learning courses
  • Small business development centers
  • Developing academic library community outreach initiatives
  • Going out to the community
  • Bringing the community in the library
  • Business by the book workshop series
  • Following up & closing the loop
  • Communicating the value of community engagement initiatives

Keywords

Academic libraries; Community organization; Libraries; Libraries and community; Library outreach programs; Service learning

Disciplines

Civic and Community Engagement | Library and Information Science


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