RESOURCES



ALA (American Library Association) website: www.ala.org/united/friends

FRIENDS: A Three-Part Series by Susan Young Gaudiello

 
WebJunction Resources for Trustees and Friends:
http://www.webjunction.org/explore-topics/friends-trustees/documents.html
 
Working Together: Director-Trustees-Friends Best Practices
 
Libraries Need Friends: Starting a Friends Group or Revitalizing the One You Have
United for Libraries, is a free toolkit focused toward public library Friends groups, but with good tips on membership and outreach for Friends groups of any type.

Organizational Tools for Friends Groups: Bylaws, Mission Statement, Understanding Roles, Policies, etc. 
http://www.ala.org/united/friends/orgtools