Library Innovation Subcommittee Agenda

February 9, 2021, 9:00am



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1.      Call to Order

a.      Introduction of guests/visitors: Welcome Mehta Hess (Marshfield)

b.      Changes/Additions to the Agenda

c.       Requests to address the Committee


2.      Approval of previous meeting minutes: December 8, 2021


3.      Action Items: None.


4.      Reports (for Committees only)

a.      Inclusive Services Check-in Meeting.

b.      Madison Public Library and Recollection Wisconsin dashboards.

c.       First Social Services webinar: Whole Person Librarianship: Building the Relationship-Based Reference Collection, March 4, 2021, 10:00am, with presenter Sara K. Zettervall.

5.      Discussion

a.      Advocacy ideas for libraries (from last meeting):

                                                              i.      City- and county-level advocacy.

                                                             ii.      Library Legislative Day: Ask legislators to sign up for library cards and newsletters.

                                                           iii.      Libraries Step Up Toolkit (advocacy around library closures, developed by OWLS & NFLS).

                                                           iv.      Input about future of Wisconsin Libraries Transform website.

b.      Suggestions from Library Innovation Subcommittee form Refer to Documents.

c.       Ideas for using SCLS Foundation 2021 money: $4307.71. Make recommendation at April Meeting.

d.      Goals for Library Innovation Subcommittee this year.

e.      Ideas for 2021 Library Visits (questions).


6.      Items from clusters for initial discussion

7.      Plan for Next meeting: April 13, 2021


8.      Adjournment



For more information about the Library Innovation Subcommittee, contact Rose Ziech.

SCLS staff are available to attend cluster meetings to share information and answer questions pertaining to this committee meeting and other departmental projects.


Library Innovation Subcommittee /Agenda/02-2021