- About the Authors
Library friends groups can fill various roles from assisting in strengthening the resources and services a library is able to provide its constituents to advocating on behalf of a library's interests. This volume explores issues involved in establishing library friends groups. It includes a survey of library practices as well as sample documents such as constitution and bylaws, membership brochures, program ideas, newsletters, publications, and more. Useful for those libraries with established groups and those considering a friends group. Selected bibliography.