News You Can Use
Attend this session to learn how PLA’s Measurement, Evaluation and Assessment Committee (MEAC), consisting of public, state and national library staff, is working to improve the data landscape for public libraries. Learn about tools and training opportunities that are helping libraries capture better data about the value of their libraries, including PLA’s Project Outcome and the Colorado State Library’s Research Institute for Public Libraries (RIPL). Gain a better understanding of how PLA’s MEAC is working to improve and streamline long-standing survey instruments, such as the PLDS, and create a more efficient process for data capture and usage of PLA products.
ALA Unit/Subunit: PLA
Meeting Type: News You Can Use
Cost: Included with full conference registration.