Library

I’ve attempted to organize the following academic and mainstream resources thematically.  Please let me know of worthwhile suggestions to add.

Tools for conducting needs assessment

City of Azusa. (2018). Neighborhood Connections Toolkit. Retrieved November 9, 2018, from https://azusaca.gov/1679/Neighborhood-Connections-Toolkit

Elmhurst Public Library. (2018). Social Services Needs Assessment. Retrieved December 18, 2018, from https://elmhurstpubliclibrary.org/adults/special-needs/resources-information/social-services-needs-assessment/

Kelley, A., & Navarro, A.E. (2015, November). Social Work in the city library: A new frontier for transforming lives. Presented at the NACSW Convention, Grand Rapids, MI. Retrieved from http://www.nacsw.org/Convention/NavarroASocialWorkFINAL.pdf

Kelley, A., Riggleman, K., Clara, I., & Navarro, A. E. (2017). Determining the Need for Social Work Practice in a Public Library. Journal of Community Practice25(1), 112–125.

Trauma informed care libraries (trainings for library staff by social workers and interns):

Athens-Clarke County Library & Univ of Georgia School of Social Work:

Denver Public Library – social work team (no interns at the moment):

Outreach – children

Kansas City Public Library. (2018). Front Porch Cafe. Retrieved from https://www.kclibrary.org/library-locations/lucile-h-bluford-branch/kids-event/front-porch-cafe?delta=14

Re-entry

Brooklyn Public Library. (2018). Jail & Prison Libraries: TeleStory. Retrieved from https://www.bklynlibrary.org/outreach/transitional-services

Link News, The. (2014). Library honored for innovative Fresh Start Re-Entry Program. Retrieved from http://thelinknews.net/2014/07/16/library-honored-for-innovative-fresh-start-re-entry-program/

New Jersey Library Association. (2018). Fresh Start Re-Entry Program @ Long Branch Public Library.I Love NJ Libraries. Retrieved from http://www.ilovenjlibraries.org/content/fresh-start-re-entry-program-long-branch-public-library

Literacy

Long Branch Free Public Library. (2017). Fade to Books Barbershop Literacy Initiative. Retrieved from http://www.longbranchlib.org/about-the-barbershop-program

Additional

Zettervall, S. (2015a, July 20). My library wants a social work intern! How do I make that happen? Retrieved October 5, 2018, from https://wholepersonlibrarianship.com/2015/07/20/my-library-wants-a-social-work-intern-how-do-i-make-that-happen/

Zettervall, S. (2015b, July 28). Ask WPL: Social Work Interns and Patron Privacy. Retrieved October 5, 2018, from https://wholepersonlibrarianship.com/2015/07/28/ask-wpl-social-work-interns-and-patron-privacy/

Zettervall, S. (2015c, August 17). Ask WPL: How can I find a library practicum that incorporates social work? Retrieved October 5, 2018, from https://wholepersonlibrarianship.com/2015/08/17/ask-wpl-how-can-i-find-a-library-practicum-that-incorporates-social-work/

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