Sparks Podcast Episode 29: Lauren Rosenthal

Deirdre Brennan and Lauren Rosenthal

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RAILS Executive Director Deirdre Brennan talks with Library Director Lauren Rosenthal, from Fox River Valley Public Library District, about the importance of data in library advocacy and telling a compelling library story. Lauren gives great, specific examples about how she used data to achieve library goals.

They discuss the library's creation of a Transparency Dashboard and Long Overdue Project/Survey, as well as how the library secured COVID-19 relief funds through the effective use of data.

Data comes to life in this podcast. We hope you enjoy it!

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Intro/Outro music by Julie Jurgens, https://himissjulie.com

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