Long Range Plan 2010-2013
At their June 24, 2010 meeting, the Board of Trustees approved the following Long Range Plan. The plan evolved from several months of planning that included community focus groups and surveys and discussions with library staff and the library board. (Not shown are the specific tasks, persons responsible and target completion dates for each Action Item.)
Action Plans for Objectives
Objective #1: Keep the Library relevant to this community through technology and continually reevaluate the Library’s offerings.
Action item 1A: Perform a community survey after 18 months to measure relevance
Action item 1B: Senior advisory group to brainstorm ideas of interest to them.
Action Item 1C: Teen advisory group to brainstorm ideas of interest to them.
Action Item 1D: Annual Policy Review
Action Item 1E: Have e-readers available for circulation
Action Item 1F: Expansion of technology classes offered
Action Item 1G: Better collaboration with the technology area
Action Item 1H: Reevaluate programming in adult services
Action Item 1I: Reevaluate programming in youth services
Action Item 1J: Evaluate ways to increase movie and or/music selection through third party providers
Action Item 1K: Evaluate current/new catalog circulation system
Objective #2: Increase usage of the Library’s services
Action Item 2A: Make the website more user-friendly
Action Item 2B: Gourmet vending machines: coffee, sandwiches, muffins, etc.
Action Item 2C: investigate the possibility of providing childcare during adult programs
Action Item 2D: Consider for-profit or private use of meeting rooms
Action Item 2E: Consider expanding/changing the hours of operation
Objective #3: Build awareness of all the Library has to offer and be a focal point in the community
Action Item 3A: Explore additional youth partnerships
Action Item 3B: Explore additional adult partnerships
Action Item 3C: Launch a marketing campaign to build awareness
Action Item 3D: Collect e-mail and physical address from every user
Action Item 3E: Have a new arrivals/or-order display
Action Item 3F: Host social/networking community events
Action Item 3G: New street and signage
Action Item 3H: Friends board to host a signature event