Courses, Survey Opportunity and Webinars Be sure to check out this month's Crossroads headlines:
CFPB 2020 Financial Education Program Survey of Libraries. To help libraries better serve patrons, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is interested in learning about libraries’ financial education resources. CFPB needs your feedback to improve the financial education materials that it provides to libraries!
Weeding the Library Collection Mention collection development and most librarians think of the selection of new materials for the library. Weeding - removing library materials from your collection - is an often forgotten, yet integral part of collection development. In this course you will first discover why that is true, and the techniques of weeding, develop policies and avoid common pitfalls.
Beyond Book Sales: Practical Ideas for Raising Funds for Your Library Although book sales have been a standard library fundraiser, they take a lot of time and effort, with dwindling returns on investment in recent years. Whether considering new types of events or tried-and-true activities, you’ll learn the "12 Must-Know Facts About Fundraising."