Fall 2011 From Bare Bones to a Sustainable Future: Sources of Funds and Inspiration for Gold Coast Libraries

THE 2011 GOLD COAST LIBRARY NETWORK PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY

On November 3rd, Gold Coast Library Network hosted the annual Professional Development Day
at the fascinating and lovely Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History.

Presentations on grant applications, grant sources, fundraising techniques and effective development of library Friends and Foundations groups were discussed by presenters:

  • Dr. Cindy Mediavilla, Library Programs Consultant for the California State Library
  • Gay K. Larsen, Director of Development at UCSB Library
  • Kenley Neufeld, Library Director at Santa Barbara City College Luria Library

These morning presentations were followed by a luncheon and a tour of the SBMNH Library.