Civic & Community Engagement

Innovations in partnering with local government and community to engage people in civic discussion, problem-solving and program development; creating opportunities for community service and enhancing civic life.

2014 Top Innovator
Librarians Facilitate Community Change >

Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library, KS

2014 Honorable Mention
Activate Wichita >
Wichita Public Library, KS


2014 San Antonio Book Festival Partnership ›
San Antonio Public Library, TX
Alt Press Fest ›
Salt Lake City Public Library, UT
Choose Civility: Creating a National Movement ›
Howard County Library System, MD
The Citizens Project ›
Kansas City Public Library, MO
CLP-Pop Up/Allentown Learning & Engagement Center ›
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, PA
Community Led Landscaping ›
Alexandria Library, VA
CreationStation at the Palm Beach County Library ›
Palm Beach County Library System, FL
Early Literacy Traveling Team ›
Hennepin County Library, MN
How I Made It ›
Denver Public Library, CO
The Indianapolis Public Library Goes Global ›
Indianapolis Public Library, IN
Literacy Unlocked  ›
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, PA
MLK Central Library Renovation Crowdsourcing ›
District of Columbia Public Library, DC
My Favorite Cookbook ›
Jacksonville Public Library, FL
Not just a B.L.I.P.: Increasing Access at SFPL ›
San Francisco Public Library, CA
Pikes Peak Library Lobby Stop Service  ›
Pikes Peak Library District, CO
Read Aloud YouTube Channel ›
Denver Public Library, CO
Safe Place ›
King County Library System, WA
Sweet Reads ›
St. Louis County Library, MO
Torrance Library Video Contest ›
Torrance Public Library, CA
Tweet Service ›
Lexington Public Library, KY
Viva Florida 500 ›
Orange County Library System, FL
Welcome Dayton ›
Dayton Metro Library, OH