Developing and using collaborative partnerships helps libraries extend their reach and facilitates the provision of public access technologies to the greatest number of people. By strategically leveraging these relationships, libraries become vital technology assets to their communities.
5.1The library develops and maintains partnerships that amplify the library’s reach, avoid duplication of effort, aid the library in planning or advocacy, or are otherwise mutually beneficial.
The library engages in resource-sharing partnerships benefitting the library (with expertise, in-kind contributions, programming, or workspace) with some/all of the following:
A workforce development organization