ULC is leading the work in groundbreaking research and initiatives that are testing and enhancing new ways that libraries serve people and communities in the digital age. ULC's work generates new service delivery models, best practices and tools of value to libraries of all sizes.
Anti-Racism and Digital EquityLearn More
ULC convenes and supports library leaders and library EDI professionals in directly addressing structural racism, systemic inequity and social injustice within the library and across the community.
ULC is actively working to provide member libraries with best practices, policies and actions that preserve and protect democracy in our communities.
Education transforms the lives of individuals and is the foundation for strong, economically vital communities. In the knowledge economy, the library is the learning institution ready to guide and support citizens at every age and level of need.
Library LeadershipLearn More
ULC helps library leaders navigate the challenging landscape they are facing. It is essential to foster internal reskilling and upskilling programs to advance staff growth and retention to support the library’s role and strength within the community.
ULC Action TeamsLearn More
ULC's Action Teams establish new models, techniques and approaches that can help all libraries lead their communities into a stronger post-pandemic future.
Workforce & Economic DevelopmentLearn More
Public libraries are essential to promoting equitable economic mobility and offering programming and services for all local workers, jobseekers, entrepreneurs and businesses owners.