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Registration is now open for Fall Teleconferences and Online Courses…
Expanding Library Horizons through Alternative Funding Sources
1:00 – ET
Eric Stackhouse, Chief Librarian, Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library
Members $77 Non-members $97
How are libraries to deliver innovative and value-added services with static or shrinking operating budgets? There are ways to engage new funding sources through strategic partnerships without compromising your goals and objectives. To achieve this will require new approaches and attitudes borrowed from community development, political advocacy, and business.
The presentation will provide detailed explanation of these concepts and how to put them into use in your own library. It will be argued that this approach can also provide a stable and expanding future for operating funding. It is the perfect time to be a community institution that is “all things to all people”.
Eric Stackhouse is Chief
Librarian of the Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library. A graduate of both the
Registration forms are available at http://www.cla.ca/cpd/cla_cpd_registration_form_fall2005.pdf.
More information on the Fall session is available at www.cla.ca/cpd/ or by contacting:
Lisa Twardowska BA MLIS, Continuing Professional Development Officer, Canadian Library Association