Category Archives: marketing
My library has been refurbished over the summer, and it was an adventure. Here are some pictures. If I get chance, I will write a reflective piece sometime soon.
I have recently prepared a short presentation outlining how I use social media for my own continuing professional development, so I found it quite interesting when I came across a text suggesting that the BCG-matrix could be used for planning your CPD … Continue reading
The language library I work in is hosted within a larger organisation (a university – but it’s not the university library!) and I have started work on a document outlining how to make it more visible to users and non-users, both … Continue reading
I am hoping to take the library service out of its’ buildings and to the people (non-users). I am currently working on plans for this and hope to do it soon. What is the pop-up library? A pop-up library is … Continue reading
Here are my notes from yesterday’s SLA Europe event. The speakers were Ned Potter and Bethan Ruddock. Ned Potter: Marketing your Library Service new professionals are library professionals who started work in the past 10 years we are all marketers … Continue reading
Why don’t all public libraries get involved with their local airport to make customers happy and less bored? A lot of public library services now offer e-books and e-audio resources. Most airports have some sort of wifi, if not always … Continue reading
The Airport Library at Schiphol Airport is everything I hoped it would be. It’s beautiful, and right next to a branch of the Rijksmuseum too! Every library person I have spoken to is impressed by the sleak-looking Airport Library (it’s … Continue reading