3 Ways to Reach Elected Officials

Do you share library program outcomes with local elected officials? Read how to strengthen relationships with these stakeholders.

Tackling Community Issues

Want to address community issues at your library? Here are some common themes of discussion to help you get started. 

Mutual Support

Partnerships with local businesses, nonprofit or civic groups increase the reach and impact of library efforts.

Apply Now: Community Connect

ALA and Capital One invite rural libraries to apply for Community Connect: Digital Access at Home grants.

Read to Swim


A rural public library in Canada's Yukon territory partnered with a local pool to get kids reading and swimming over summer break.