TITLE

Planning, communication are key in building new libraries

AUTHOR(S)
Ames, Kathryn S.; Heid, Greg
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Georgia Library Quarterly;Winter2008, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an outline for beginning the process of building new library for the community based on planning principles that will lead to a well-documented and articulated plan for the future. The development of a comprehensive strategic plan of library service is the first step a library system should take. The Public Library Association (PLA) "New Planning for Results," which has been used successfully by many libraries in the U.S. is one example of a successful planning model. The final step in the process is writing a building program.
ACCESSION #
28783224

 

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