RIPL Regional – Colorado

July 31st to August 1st, 2017 in Colorado Springs, CO

Overview

50 participants from Colorado public libraries will engage in two days of hands-on, intensive workshops about…

  • Designing outcome-based evaluation of programs and services
  • Assessing the needs of your community
  • Techniques for tracking public library data and using these data for planning, management, and demonstrating the library’s worth
  • Using data and stories to document the impact of your library

Participants will walk away from the RIPL Regional with tools for evaluation, confidence in building research into their activities, and a network of colleagues for future learning and success.

Participants

RIPL Regional participants work in Colorado public libraries and are …

interested in getting started using data for savvy and strategic planning.
looking for both inspiration and instruction in a hands-on, participatory environment.
seeking to learn about outcomes and how to measure library impact.
committed to leading their organizations in making data-based decisions.
eager to develop a peer network to support research and evaluation efforts.

Speakers

Linda Hofschire

Director, Library Research Service

Rochelle Logan

Research Consultant and Trainer

Sharon Morris

Director of Library Development, Colorado State Library

Where

Library 21c, Pikes Peak Library District, 1175 Chapel Hills Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80920

We have a block of rooms reserved at the Embassy Suites for a rate of $97/night during the event (July  30 and 31). To get the special rate, please mention RIPL when making your reservation.

When

July 31-August 1, 2017, 8:00-5:00 each day

How

Registration is full. You can sign up for the waiting list at: https://ripl.lrs.org/registration/co2017/

 

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