Using a facilitator can enhance a library's strategic planning process and lead to the creation of a more clearly articulated strategic plan. Santa Clara University Library used a facilitator for its strategic planning process, which resulted in new vision and mission statements, and a plan centered around five priorities. This article will provide a description of the environment, details of the strategic planning process, the role and benefits of using a facilitator and questions to consider before bringing in a facilitator.
Library Leadership & Management
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American Library Association
Nutefall, Jennifer, "How an Outside Facilitator Helped us Create a Better Strategic Plan Staff Publications, Research, and Presentations" (2015). University Libraries Faculty Publications and Presentations. 112.