Library Association Tools:
ALA, TASL, ALSC, Future Ready Schools, and more
AASL video posted November 2018.
AASL. Definition for an Effective School Library Program. (AASL Position Papers, 2016)
Toolkit for Promoting School Libraries (Sept. 2015)
KQ Blog from AASL for all kinds of tips from advocacy to curriculum.
Toolkit for Promoting School Library Programs by the 2015 ALA Emerging Leaders. (Posted 2015)
AASL Essential Links offers many additional resources related to libraries and student achievement.
ALSC offers great advocacy resources - a web page, a weekly challenge, ...
Blogs and Websites
School Librarian Leadership: Building Connections for Learning and Advocacy by Judi Moreillon, PhD.
School Library Advocacy on ScoopIt, edited by Karen Bonanno.
School Library Advocacy on Pinterest, edited by Sara Kelly Johns.
Resources for Libraries to Engage Communities from ALA's Transforming Libraries initiative.
Many of the resources listed on this page is shared from the American Association of School Librarians, a division of the American Library Association, advocacy website at www.ala.org/aasl/advocacy.
For additional free resources visit www.ala.org/aasl. Used with permission.
Other Advocacy Resources
New Jersey Assn. of School Librarians (NJASL). Unlock Student Potential: Support Highly Effective School Library Programs in New Jersey.” (NJASL Advocacy Toolkit, 2016)
MASL (Missouri Assn. of School Librarians). “Because of You Missouri School Libraries Transform.” (Presented at ALA Orlando, June 2016)
School Library Advocacy, edited by Christie Kaaland, Debra Kachel, and Deborah D. Levitov.