I attended a webinar presented by ALA’s Washington office yesterday. The presenter was advocacy “guru” Stephanie Vance, and she shared some excellent ways library staff can not only prepare for Library Legislative Day on May 13 and 14, but also prepare for other other advocacy efforts at any level of government.
I’ll outline here some of the highlights of the webinar. Vance covered five planning steps for National Legislative Day.
Step #1: create a one-pager about your library