Know & Go: The Data-Driven Library

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Course Details
Course Type: 
Target Audience: 
All librarians interested in data driven decision-making and planning.
Course Description

Data-driven decision making is an approach to business management that values decisions supported by verifiable data. This session will provide a brief introduction on the utilization of library data for strategic decision making and planning. Attendees will be introduced to the basic steps for data driven decision-making and explore the various external and in-house data sources libraries can use to evaluate and improve services.

Learning objectives for this session include
  • Understand the process for data driven decisions
  • Identify sources of data and statistics to support decision making and planning


Homework Expectations
  • None
  • This event is open to group registration; no CEUs are available for this event.
Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of a 1-hour session.