Civic and 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.

2015 Top Innovator
Embedded Librarians in County Government >

Palm Beach County Library System, FL

2015 Honorable Mention
Orwellian America: Government Transparency and Privacy >
District of Columbia Public Library, DC

How-To Festival ›
Louisville Free Public Library, KY
Safe and Welcoming Libraries ›
San Francisco Public Library, CA
Growing Connections ›
St. Louis County Library, MO
Be A Reading Hero  ›
Dayton Metro Library, OH
Project Uplift ›
Salt Lake City Public Library, UT
12 Minutes Max and the Performance Art Festival ›
Salt Lake City Public Library, UT
DIY Fest ›
Pierce County Library System, WA
Cherokee Language Online Course ›
Tulsa City-County Library, OK
Scout: Explore, Create, Share ›
Pierce County Library System, WA
Innovation Lab Builds Community ›
Anchorage Public Library, AK
Intergenerational Community Learning ›
San Mateo County Library, CA
StoryCorps: "Nashville's New Faces" ›
Nashville Public Library, TN
Choose Sportsmanship ›
Howard County Library System, MD
Food Lover's Book Club ›
Denver Public Library, CO
Partnered Community Mental Health Forums ›
Poudre River Public Library District, CO
District of Change: Examining DC's Transformation ›
District of Columbia Public Library, DC
People's Budget ›
Hartford Public Library, CT
Destination Fridays ›
Broward County Library, FL
City 101 ›
Wichita Public Library, KS
World Refugee Day Summit ›
Lexington Public Library, KY
Service Beyond Our Walls: MCPL Outreach Model ›
Montgomery County Public Libraries, MD
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library 3.0 Team ›
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, NC