Meeting Needs and Making a Difference
Recommends Outcomes Based Planning and Evaluation (OBPE) as a best-practice orientation for program planning. Published online in the January, 2012 edition of ALA’s Publishing Librarian. The editor invited me to write this article based on a post I made on a LinkedIn thread about how to build attendance for programs.
Online Comment on Michael Kelley’s Library Journal editorial, “Can We Talk about the MLS?”
Selected for publication in the Library Journal print edition Letters column. Editorial published online April 29, 2013; comment posted May 3, 2013.
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Readers Advisory articles published in the Kitsap Sun newspaper
A team of librarians took turns publishing articles for the paper’s “Kitsap Life” section. I was the lucky one to get Valentine’s Day and the Fourth of July.
Kitsap Sun: The Language of Love (February 14, 2010)
KitsapSun: Celebrating America (July 4, 2010)
City of North Bend City Views semi-annual newsletter (highlights)
As Assistant Director of the North Bend Public Library I also serve as co-editor of the City newsletter, published twice each year in October and May. I also write articles about the library and its services to publish in the newsletter.
…more to come…