Advisor Briefing Materials

Chicago, IL Advisory Meeting – May 8 & 9, 2014

Briefing materials for May 2014 NILPPA advisors’ meeting
Includes an overview of the planning grant, a summary and analysis of findings to date and the expected deliverables for meeting in Chicago.

Philadelphia, PA Advisory Meeting – January 24, 2014

Briefing materials for January 2014 NILPPA advisors’ meeting
Includes an introduction to the findings of the New Knowledge Organization in the development of the NILPPA research agenda, including:

  • Emerging issues in library public programming
  • Intended outcomes of library programs
  • Findings of programming librarian survey.

Survey results
Findings from a survey of programming librarians conducted in late 2013, exploring the value of library programming and initiating the development of a research agenda.

Library Programming in a Learning Age
A brief appraisal of how library programming can impact “lifelong learning,” and how the development of a research agenda can address and evaluate that impact of a research agenda can address and evaluate that impact.

Articles & Reports

Bibliography of recommended reading
Suggested by January 2014 planning meeting advisors and compiled by New Knowledge Organization