To serve communities well in today’s challenging environment, libraries must deploy limited resources for maximum impact; refine staffing and workforce development policies, and utilize the expertise of trustees to secure community support.
This category recognizes innovations in board development and governance; acquiring new and supplemental resources, including use of Foundations and Friend’s Groups for advocacy and fundraising purposes; as well as staff development and optimized facilities management policies.
Dayton Metro Library, OH
Pierce County Library System, WA
Sno-Isle Libraries, WA
Calgary Public Library, AL
Mid-Continent Public Library, MO
Cuyahoga County Public Library, OH
Ottawa Public Library, AL
Memphis Public Library & Information Center, TN
Brooklyn Public Library, NY
Sacramento Public Library, CA
Los Angeles Public Library, CA
Sacramento Public Library Authority, CA
Memphis Public Library, TN