Organisation

American Library Association

Report

National Impact of Library Public Programs Assessment: summative report

From 2017 to 2019, the American Library Association (ALA) Public Programs Office (PPO) implemented the National Impact of Library Public Programs Assessment (NILPPA): Phase 1. This report serves as a comprehensive record of the research activities and presents the frameworks for both research questions.
Report

National Impact of Library Public Programs Assessment: phase 1

Through the National Impact of Library Public Programs Assessment (NILPPA), the American Library Association is collecting data from libraries across the country to understand and document the characteristics, audiences, outcomes, and value of U.S. library public programming.
Guide

Libraries’ guide to the 2020 Census

This guide contains practical information to assist library staff in addressing potential patron and community requests regarding the upcoming 2020 Census in the United States.
Briefing paper

A broadband imperative: equitable opportunity for tribal communities through libraries

This policy brief includes how the Tribal Connect Act addresses the shortcomings of the E-Rate program for tribal libraries, success stories like MRG, and takeaways for decision makers.
Report

American dream literacy initiative

In this American Dream Literacy Initiative 10-year retrospective report, you'll learn more about how this grant has helped nearly 200 libraries across the United States enhance their services for adult learners.