Know & Go: Trend Scanning for Libraries

Many libraries wade into trend scanning occasionally – for strategic planning or to help inform a new program, service, or target audience. But a regular program of trend scanning can prove a manageable and beneficial practice across the organization. Borrowing from futures and foresight practices, library staff can adapt a "scan, clip, and review" process to identify new pieces of information. With simple set-up strategies and a clear sense of what to look for, scanning provides a quick path to analyze and socialize new ideas and anticipate changes in our communities.

Session Duration:

This course consists of a one 1-hour session.

Instructor: Miguel Figueroa -

October 2, 2023

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm CDT

Online Classroom
United States

Phone: 800-843-8482

Amigos Member $0.00
Non-member $35.00