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Workforce Development at Capital Area District Library. Lansing, Michigan. Lansing, MI. in the middle of the hand. Population. Lansing - 114,947 Michigan - 9,969,727 in 2009. Lansing, MI. in the middle of the hand. State government Automobile & advanced manufacturing Biotechnology - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • Lansing, MichiganWorkforce Development atCapital Area District Library

  • Lansing, MIin the middle of the handPopulationLansing - 114,947Michigan - 9,969,727 in 2009

  • Lansing, MIin the middle of the handUnemploymentLansing - 8.3%Michigan - 12.4%State government Automobile & advanced manufacturing Biotechnology Insurance Higher education Healthcare

  • Capital Area District Library - CADLprimarily supported by a district millageThe basics13 libraries in 11 communities

    1 bookmobile

    240,165 pop served

    2.3 million items circ

    159 FTE

    $11 million budget

  • Identifying the needUnemployment Rate in MichiganPatron needsWord processing, email, internet searches, writing skills, education resources. 2000 2005 2008 2009 2010 Current 3%7%11%14%

  • Creating resources for patronsVideos, web links, tech classes, helpful staffWeb ResourcesCADL Job Seekers Page portal developed by CADL to connect patrons with jobs and career resources.

    CADL Job Hunting Guide offers resources on job hunting, resumes, interviewing and more.

  • Lean on Us!Resources for the challenging times in our livesFree Library ResourcesHow to Cope When UnemployedHow to Find a JobLending a HandEducation, Training, Exam Prep

  • PartnershipsLibrary working with community organizations.Shared calendarFlow of information about resources between staff membersMarketing campaignMeeting space

    Partner Programs

  • Find an expertLooking outside the library for expertise.Local Career Expert Lisa

  • Impact on the library, patron & communityIncreased in awareness, usage & library profile.Lean on Your LibraryAdd a Form HereMore patrons using library resourcesRaised awareness of library in the communityConnections to organizations broadening reach of libraryLibrary seen as strong supporter of community in need

  • What works?Interpersonal communication.NetworkingEmotional supportPersonal contact


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