Have any church librarians joined this CRC network? I would love to hear the story of other CRC librarians, and I'm sure we could all benefit our libraries by sharing ideas.
There is a wealth of information on running a church library available from the Evangelical Church Library Association (ECLA). They have a bi-monthly magazine with topics ranging from organizing the library, book reviews, and promotional ideas to using library software and book repair.
Do you know of websites that would interest children or adults that we could add to a church library webpage?
How would church libraries secure recommendations for nonfiction resources for laity from CRC-affiliated schools?
Amanda Barton has had a dream of writing a children's book that adds grace to both adopted children and their families as they discover the joys of adoption, even through the hard stuff.
I wonder if rethinking the church library might be a way to tackle a manageable adaptive change for congregations being faced with even larger adaptive challenges. Let's discover new ways for church libraries to resource and bless congregations.