Building Resources

To suggest additions, please email Anne Hamland at ahamland@wvls.org.

Resources

Prepare Your Marketing Toolkit

Your library will be creating products to plan, inform, and market your building project.

Gather your marketing toolkit:

  • Library logo
    • jpg, png image files for internet use
    • pdf image file for print
    • small and large files
  • Designate one email address for all building project contact
  • Gather or take pictures of current library space, indoor and outdoor, preferably on a sunny day
  • Create an email list to send project updates and communications to the public: newspaper, radio, news channel, chamber, city council, city clerk, city departments, library board, friends of the library…

Building Project Webinar Series

Free Web Junction Series

Betha Gutsche leads the FREE, self-paced, three-part series “Making Space for Active Learning in Your Library” from Web Junction.

  • Active Learning and Community Discovery
  • From Discovery to Design
  • Action Planning and Implementation

Course material was developed as part of the Small Libraries Create Smart Spaces project, funded by OCLC and a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). WebJunction partnered with the Association of Rural and Small Libraries (ARSL)

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Wausau, WI 54403
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