Advertise your wares and sell your services with a library brochure niamh o'sullivan hslg 2013
Advertise Your Wares &Sell Your Serviceswith a Library BrochureNiamh O’Sullivan, Research Officer/LibrarianIrish Blood Transfusion Service
Aren’t print brochures a bit old-fashioned?• People still like print• Brighten a workspace• Visitors like to leavewith something• Took “inspiration”from HSE Librarybrochure (Dr SteevensHosp.)• Historical aspect
Image courtesy of the IBTS Digital Photo Archive
• Name• Logo• Mission Statement• “The mission of the IBTS Library is to promoteexcellence in learning, education and researchwithin the Irish Blood Transfusion Service byproviding an innovative library service for all staffand by enhancing the dissemination of informationconsistent with the organisation’s value oflearning.”What to put on the cover?
Don’t forget acover imageNeed Help in Writing YourLibrary Brochure?by Tanya Feddern-Bekcanhttp://opls.blogspot.com/2009/08/need-help-in-writing-your-library.html
The Middle Pages• List our services• No Jargon• Here’s what we cando for you• Bright colourfulblood drop shapesJ. Howard Millers "We Can Do It!" poster, 1943 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/We_Can_Do_It!
• Library details• Hours of opening• Link to virtual library• Tag line• Staff names withcontact details• Other Library RolesThe Back Page