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Sustainable thinking : ensuring your library's future in an uncertain world

Author: Rebekkah Smith Aldrich
Publisher: Chicago : ALA Editions, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2018.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rebekkah Smith Aldrich
ISBN: 9780838916889 0838916880
OCLC Number: 1158808832
Description: xviii, 194 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Part one. Situation report --
Disruption : inside, outside, and all around --
Beyond our walls --
Back to basics --
Survive the earth --
The most important thing --
Part two. The strategy --
Being strategic --
The why behind the what --
WHY : core values of librarianship --
HOW : the three Es of sustainable libraries --
WHAT : local supports local --
Sustainable thinking defined --
Interpreting sustainability using the triple bottom line --
Whole systems thinking --
Beyond sustainability --
Beyond resiliency --
Part three. The tactics --
From the inside out --
Change leadership --
How we get there --
Benchmarks for sustainable libraries --
Sustainable library certification program --
Top-level infusion --
Sustainable organizational culture --
Increasing ecological intelligence --
Construction & renovation : once in a lifetime opportunities --
Catalyst & convener --
Part four. Resources --
American Library Association's Resolution on the importance of sustainable libraries --
New York Library Association's Resolution on the importance of sustainable libraries --
Case study : Kingston Library climate start pledge --
Climate smart community library pledge --
American college & university presidents' climate commitment --
Long-range plan example : West Vancouver Memorial Library.
Responsibility: Rebekkah Smith Aldrich.

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