PCI Webinar with Cari Dubiel
Board Games, Rokus, Hotspots, and More: Circulating Nontraditional Items
Competency: Acquisition and Processing
Sub-Category: Establishes procedures for acquiring a variety of materials
As circulation of DVDs and CDs decline, many libraries are acquiring different types of physical items for the public to borrow. This landscape is changing every day – libraries are adding everything from electronic devices such as Fitbits and blood pressure cuffs to pieces of equipment like cake pans and tools.
In this interactive and informative program, we’ll discuss:
- How to decide which items best fit your community’s needs
- How to budget for them
- How to catalog and process them
- How to store them
- How to weed them
Don’t miss this nuts-and-bolts session, with lots of time for discussion and sharing tips for best practices.
Cari Dubiel ~ Biography
Cari is the Adult Learning and Information Services Manager at Twinsburg Public Library. She is also a writer, teacher, and podcaster.