PCI Webinar with Crystal Schimpf
Digital Storytelling for Library Advocacy
Competency Category: Community Relations
Competency: Builds support for the library among a variety of groups, using the most appropriate methods
How can you tell your library’s story to increase public support? Video and other digital media is an attention grabbing method to share stories of library impact. But it can be challenging to develop high quality digital stories on budget with limited time.
Learn how to develop a compelling story for your library, tell it using digital media, and leverage it to show your impact in the community. Gain ideas for how video can be used to deliver an advocacy message. Learn simple tips for DIY video production on a budget. Walk away with a list of technology tools and video production tutorials to develop top-notch stories. All experience levels welcome.
Crystal Schimpf ~ Biography
Crystal is a librarian and a trainer, with a passion for instructional design and technology. As founder of Kixal, she provides innovative, transformative training for libraries on a wide range of topics. She has provided training on projects for the Urban Libraries Council’s Edge Initiative, the Public Library Association’s Project Outcome, TechSoup’s monthly webinar series for libraries, Infopeople’s Building an Effective Learning Culture project, and the R-Squared Conference.