View the September 5th webinar archive here: http://www.webjunction.org/events/webjunction/Impact_Survey.html
Learn how library staff can implement the Impact Survey and use the survey results to:
Presented by: Samantha Becker, Research Manager for the U.S. Impact Study at the University of Washington Information School with special guest Maggie Buckholz, Library Director of the Burlington Public Library in WA state
Access to the Internet has become a central part of American society, helping all of us in many areas of our daily lives. Over the past twenty years, libraries and community technology centers have taken on the role of public access centers for those who are unable to reach the Internet at home or work, for reasons ranging from lack of financial resources to personal preference. The U.S. Impact Study is examining the users and use of these public services to better understand the impact of free access to computers and the Internet on the individuals, families and communities served by these public and private resources.