Political Advocacy for School Librarians: Leveraging Your Influence

by
Ann Dutton Ewbankauthor

Ann Dutton Ewbank is associate professor at Montana State University, Bozeman. She researches school library advocacy and is a member-leader in the American Library Association.

Political Advocacy for School Librarians: Leveraging Your Influence

20190131

Libraries Unlimited

Pages 140
Topics Librarianship: Philosophy, Values, and Issues: Advocacy and Lobbying;Management and Administration: Marketing and Promotion;Advocacy Successes;Educational Policy;Federal-Level Advocacy;Information Policy;The Language of Persuasion;Legislative Process;Local (School District) Advocacy;Patrons;Political Advocacy;Regrouping After Advocacy Failure

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Political Advocacy for School Librarians: Leveraging Your Influence

Author(s): Ewbank, Ann;
Contributors: Ewbank, Ann;
Abstract:

School librarians are prepared to be leaders and can use their strengths to advocate for policy that benefits school libraries. This book will teach you how to engage elected officials to effect change that extends to your library.


• Realize how to use your strengths as a librarian to influence issues that matters to you, even if you consider yourself apolitical

• Discover the "hidden rules" of representative democracy

• Learn strategies to leverage your institutional knowledge to advocate for effective school libraries at all levels of government

SortTitle: political advocacy for school librarians: leveraging your influence
Keyword(s): Librarianship: Philosophy, Values, and Issues: Advocacy and Lobbying; Management and Administration: Marketing and Promotion; Advocacy Successes; Educational Policy; Federal-Level Advocacy; Information Policy; The Language of Persuasion; Legislative Process; Local (School District) Advocacy; Patrons; Political Advocacy; Regrouping After Advocacy Failure
Author Info:
Ann Dutton Ewbankauthor

Ann Dutton Ewbank is associate professor at Montana State University, Bozeman. She researches school library advocacy and is a member-leader in the American Library Association.

eISBN-13: 9781440863899
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440863882
Imprint: Libraries Unlimited
Pages: 140
Publication Date: 20190131