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To help foster, create, and support local friends of the library groups, and to provide a means for these groups to work together for the betterment of library service in South Carolina.
To serve as a resource for local friends groups.
To promote wider knowledge and use of libraries as cultural and information centers for individuals and groups.
To support improved library education in South Carolina.
To support the Library Bill of Rights.
Listserv (see separate handout)
After the Video we can have an open discussion
You may also contact me:
Dr. Curtis R. Rogers
SC State Library
PO Box 11469
Columbia, SC 29211
Video – 20 minutes
Making Friends – organizing your library’s Friends group (1988)
Other video available to you from the SC State Library:
Friends in Action . Summary: In an interview format between the executive director of Friends of Libraries USA, Sandy Dolnick, and Peter Blum, a former FOLUSA Board member, they discuss some of the hundreds of ways Friends groups can help enrich the services of their libraries. But they highlight the four main activities that Friends groups can support: volunteerism, fundraising, programming and public relations/advocacy.