ALA toolkits

Below are links to some ALA toolkits that might be helpful to Vermont libraries.

Mobile Libraries, Bookmobiles

Non-English Speakers

Toolkit to help libraries develop services to non-English speaking populations.

Older Adults

While currently a working document, this toolkit is being developed to assist libraries in providing services to older adults in their communities.

Small and Rural Libraries

The Small but Powerful Guide to Winning Big Support for Your Small Library has tips for marketing and promotion, useful strategies and helpful advice. Also available is an >online toolkit with a wealth of additional information.

Gaming @ your Library

The Librarian’s Guide to Gaming

Non-English Speakers

The American Dream Starts @ your library

Rural and Small Libraries

The Online Toolkit contains many great additions to the print version. It includes information on creating your message, your strategy, and using the tools. Message templates are available here for download to help get you started.