Transforming library teen programs into makerspaces and digital learning centers has been all the rage at library conferences over the past few years. But how do we measure an effective program, and how do we build in sustainability for the staff and the space? This session focuses on quick-and-dirty qualitative research tools and strategies to measure more than turnstile clicks, and advocate for your innovative teen space through research you can implement with your team.
Meeting Type: Program
Content Area: Transforming: Services
Interests: Career Advice, Community Engagement, Equity Diversity & Inclusion, Librarianship, Professional Development, Research and Statistics, Rural and Small Libraries, Transforming Libraries, Urban Libraries, Young Adult Services, Youth Services
Type of Library: High School, Middle School, Public, School/Media Center
Cost: Included with full conference registration.