Volunteers in the Library: Coordinating their Success

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Course Description

Volunteering can certainly be an experience. Making a volunteer experience truly rewarding takes coordination and care. Learn about the best practices for recruiting, training and supervising volunteers in the library. Get tips and strategies for making the volunteer role beneficial for the volunteer and the organization. We will explore meaningful ways to inspire and celebrate your library volunteers.

Learning objectives for this session include
  • Identify the volunteer role in libraries of all types
  • Discuss the library's role in supervising volunteers
  • Utilize tools for identifying and coordinating types of volunteer projects
  • Examine new ways to celebrate volunteer contributions in your library
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Session Duration: 
This course consists of one 2-hour session.
Contact Hours: 
Erin Gray - gray@amigos.org