Budgeting: Beyond the Spreadsheet (archived webinar)

This is an archived webinar.  You will receive a magic link to watch it via email the day before it is scheduled.  But don't let this fool you.  The magic link allows you to view it at any time...day or night.   

This particular online experience is a mere 60 minutes in length.  Easy to fit into your busy schedule.  

The cost you ask?   No charge for SERLS members...a mere $15.00 for all other libraries.  Enjoy. 



Financial Management

Sub-Category: Understanding
and employing basic budget and finance concepts and terminology; and establishing
effective financial management processes and using sound business and financial


Sometimes it seems that managing a library requires a crystal
ball-anticipating budgetary needs, patron needs, and appropriate responses all
at once! The need for fortune telling can be greatly reduced with careful
attention to budget creation and policy-making. 


These two inter-related topics are
critical knowledge areas for library management and are the underpinnings of
any successful organization. This webinar will present budgeting and
resource management principles as well as address the importance of and steps
to crafting effective library policies.


Participants in this webinar will
better understand:


  • Maximizing
    financial resources, both internally and externally

  • Developing
    policies and procedures based on library mission and
    user needs to guide efficient and effective library operations

  • How budget
    and policy inform and drive one another


SERLS Member Libraries: $0.00

All Other Libraries: $15.00

Event Type: 
Online Course
Thursday, April 11, 2019 (All day)