Conducting Effective Community Needs Assessment 101

Scheduled Dates

November 30 & December 1 2021 10 am - 12 pm CDT (Register Now)

Course Details
Course Description

Libraries of all sizes must be prepared to deliver services that reflect the changing needs in communities. Libraries maintain critical relevancy by conducting regular and effective community needs assessments. Access the framework and tools needed to begin your new community needs assessment. Form an actionable plan to align with your mission and vision and secure your library’s role as the vital organization in your area.

Learning objectives for this session include
  • Assess your current community assessment at play in organization
  • Access framework tools and strategies to prepare a new assessment
  • Employ promotion and timeline to launch a new assessment
  • Activate review and evaluation of assessment data to formulize future library planning
Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of two 2-hour sessions.
Contact Hours: 
Erin Gray -