Positioning the Library

Innovations in sharing the library’s value including communications strategies, stories, branding, social media and increased staff capacity to tell the library’s story; new or strengthened partnerships that enhance awareness of the library’s role in a community’s strategic priorities.

2015 Top Innovator
Virtual Library Pop-Ups >

Des Moines Public Library, IA

2015 Honorable Mention
Service Beyond Our Walls >
Montgomery County Public Libraries, MD


Summer Slide: A Partnership with Title I Schools ›
Virginia Beach Public Library, VA
"All About the Books" Music Video ›
Nashville Public Library, TN
Durham Reads Together: March ›
Durham County Library, NC
Yes, You Can! It's More than a Brand ›
The Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County, OH
Library Value Pocket Card ›
Jacksonville Public Library, FL
Stage. Page. Engage. ›
New Haven Free Public Library, CT
A Game-Changing Vision: Who We Are, What We Do ›
Howard County Library System, MD
Santa Monica Library's New Library in a Park ›
Santa Monica Public Library, CA
The Smart Store, where everything is free® ›
Stark County District Library, OH
The South Morrison Family Education Center (SoMo) ›
Newport News Public Library System, VA
My Librarian ›
Multnomah County Library, OR
A New Approach to Marketing Databases ›
Jacksonville Public Library, FL
Banned Books Week Events in Washington DC. ›
District of Columbia Public Library, DC
Go Team Reading! Mascots boost library use. ›
Poudre River Public Library District, CO
Read Up with Madison Public Library ›
Madison Public Library, WI