2021 United for Libraries Virtual

2021 United for Libraries Virtual

This three-day virtual event, held August 17-19, 2021, featured expert speakers on current topics facing library Trustees, Friends, Foundations, and staff who work with them.

Full descriptions of the included records are available on the United for Libraries website here. Purchase of this course includes all of the following on-demand recordings:

  • Life Cycle of a Board Member: How to Build a Powerhouse Board
  • Tips, Tricks & Tools: Building a Better Budget
  • Auditing Diversity in Library Collections
  • How to Be an Inclusive Leader: Your Role in Creating Cultures of Belonging Where Everyone Can Thrive
  • PGCMLS Vaccine Hunter Hotline: A Case Study in Advancing Equity with Library Foundation and Corporate Philanthropy
  • Every Volunteer an Advocate: Empowering Boards and Friends for Action
  • Advocating in Advance: Keeping Ahead of Legislation and Local Initiatives
  • What’s More Punk than the Public Library? Fundraising as a Friends Group
  • Policies and Practices for LGBTQIA+ Inclusive Libraries: What Trustees Need to Know


Pricing is per person.
  • Non-Member: $129.00
  • ALA Member: $116.10
  • United for Libraries Personal Member: $83.85
  • United for Libraries Group Member: $83.85 (email united@ala.org for the coupon code to receive this price)
Multiple Seat Discount
  • For purchases of 3-6 seats, you will receive an extra 30% discount off the above prices.

Special thanks to our sponsors: Penguin Random House, Data Axle Reference Solutions, Carl Bloom Associates, and Baker & Taylor.