Association for Rural & Small Libraries
Strategic Plan for 2017 – 2019
April 2017 – ARSL Board Retreat St. Louis, MO
As the premier organization representing rural and small libraries, ARSL recognizes the uniqueness of small and rural libraries and is committed to providing an environment that encourages excellence within this community of practice, supporting their goals of service and speaking on behalf of this important constituency.
The Association for Rural & Small Libraries provides resources and support that empower those in small and rural libraries to deliver excellent service for their communities.
Expand the reach of ARSL to empower small and rural libraries
Advocate for small and rural libraries on a national level
Encourage active participation to promote a stronger community of practice
Transition from a working board to a governing board
Strengthen the Association’s structure, sustainability and stability