|January 28, 2015 - New Library Services|
I wish that I could be like the cool kids (or considerations when introducing a new library service)
Often after attending library conferences, I leave with not only a list of new professional contacts but also tons of new ideas I want to put into practice at my library. Although some of these ideas are innovative and creative, some may not be a good fit for my community and library system. Having said this, here are some things to consider before introducing a new library service:
By asking these four questions (and sub-questions) before introducing a new library service, this can help provide or streamline new library services for you community as well as lead to less stress among library staff.
Tamara Evans Biography– Born in Huntsville, Alabama and now living in Lemoore, California. Daughter, sister, wife, friend. Vegan since 2009, sarcastic since 1979. Digital Services Librarian for Kings County Library in Hanford, California. Feel free to stalk me via social media on Facebook at www.facebook.com/tamaradjohnsonevans, twitter/instagram at glassesgirl79, linkedin at www.linkedin.com/in/tamaradevans, flickr at bamalibrarylady and my blog at www.veganintheville.blogspot.com