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Ch 4: Planning & Evaluating Library Media Programs

About This Chapter

Let us help you study for an upcoming certification exam with the informative lessons on evaluating and planning library media programs found in this chapter. These lessons and quizzes can help you quickly and easily prepare for test questions on library goals, needs, standards and evaluation.

Planning & Evaluating Library Media Programs - Chapter Summary

In this engaging chapter, you'll review successful methods for planning and evaluating library media programs. Topics include determining the needs of the community library and setting goals to meet those needs. After completing this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Ensure library policies, goals and procedures are aligned
  • Implement successful learning standards in the library
  • Plan library programs strategically
  • Evaluate library media programs using specific strategies and methods

Getting ready for a test or catching up on missed class time is easy with these helpful learning materials. Each of our lessons is accompanied by a short quiz that you can use to see how well you'd do on your test and where you need to focus additional study. Feel free to access these lessons and quizzes any time that you'd like on your mobile phone, tablet or computer. Our instructors are also available to help you with any topics that prove too challenging.

5 Lessons in Chapter 4: Planning & Evaluating Library Media Programs
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Aligning Library Goals, Policies & Procedures

1. Aligning Library Goals, Policies & Procedures

If you work in a school library, you probably think a lot about how to run your program ethically and in alignment with the goals and policies of the school. This lesson discusses some of the strategies that might help you meet this objective.

Learning Community Library Needs: Determination & Goals

2. Learning Community Library Needs: Determination & Goals

As a librarian at a school, you have a responsibility to serve and meet the needs of your community. This lesson discusses what it means to determine community library needs, and set responsible goals in alignment with these needs.

Library Learning Standards: Implementation Strategies

3. Library Learning Standards: Implementation Strategies

It is one thing to know about library learning standards, but it can be another thing to implement them. This lesson discusses implementation strategies for library learning standards in a school setting.

Strategic Planning in Library Programs

4. Strategic Planning in Library Programs

If you are a library media specialist at a school, you might benefit from creating a strong strategic plan. This lesson discusses what strategic planning can look like in the school library context.

Library Media Program Evaluation: Methods & Strategies

5. Library Media Program Evaluation: Methods & Strategies

In this lesson, you will learn how to successfully evaluate your library media program through data collection and analysis. You will also learn how to report your data to school stakeholders and make strategic program adjustments.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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