Key Findings from New Libraries' COVID-19 Response Survey

Presented by the AASL, ACRL, PLA, and the Chapter Relations and Public Programs offices with support from United for Libraries

A new survey from the American Library Association captures how public, academic, and school libraries are continuing to adjust services while preparing for the phased reopening of their facilities. Join survey administrators and librarians as they discuss results, trends, and reopening practices, as well as new data on current and projected library budget and staffing impacts related to the crisis.

Presented Live: June 12, 2020


Anastasia Diamond-Ortiz, Chief Executive Officer/Director, Lorain Public Library System

Dawn La Valle, Director, Division of Development, Connecticut State Library

Denise Fritsch, Ed.D., Dean of Institutional Effectiveness, Gateway Community and Technical College

Mary Jane Petrowski, Associate Director, Association for College and Research Libraries

Emily Plagman, Manager, Impact & Advocacy, Public Library Association