Using Data to Tell Your Library Story Workshop

 

Presentation Files

Agenda

PowerPoint Presentation (PDF) or (PPTX)

Worksheet

 

Demographic Resources

American FactFinder Community Facts
 
Oregon Popular Research Center – Population Estimates and Reports
 
Oregon Office of Economic Analysis – Demographic Forecast
 
Oregonian's Your Schools Test Scores, Federal Ratings and More
 
US Department of Agriculture Capacity Builder

 

Benchmarking Resources

Explore Public Library Survey Data – Institute of Museum and Libraries Services
 
Public Libraries Hot Report - Institute of Museum and Libraries Services and U.S. Census
 
Oregon State Library Public Library Statistics Spreadsheet
 
Library Journal Index of Public Library Service

 

Infographic Resources

Data Visualization for the Rest of Us: A Beginner's Guide - Web Junction webinar
 
Book: Infographics : a practical guide for librarians by Crane, Beverley E. Rowman & Littlefield, 2016.
Available for ILL from Oregon State Library.
 
Librarian Design Share
 
Libraries matter: 15 fantastic library infographics
 
New York Public Library “By the Numbers“
 
The Atlantic, “The Nation in Numbers”
 
Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners “World’s Most Visited Tourist Attractions”

 

Other Resources 

Project Outcome - Public Library Association
 
Impact Survey - University of Washington Information School
 
Outcome-Based Evaluation - Oregon State Library
 
Shaping Outcomes -  Online Course from Indiana University-Purdue and the Institute of Museum and Libraries Services