Forum Discussions (560)

Questions & Answers Replies Latest Activity


I'm considering automating our library. What software program do you suggest and why? I hope to go to the training workshop in Oct. to inve…

Started by Mary Charlene Baskette Pinnix in Church Library Administration

4 Sep 30, 2009
Reply by Nancy Martin

Web page information-

What information should I put on the computer, especially if there is a link to the library? Should I put a book review, etc.?

Started by Patricia D. Neumann in Promotion

3 Sep 28, 2009
Reply by Lynda Harrington


How do you catalog your DVDs? Do you list the the producer, the director, or the film company as the author?

Started by Alice Edelman in Church Library Administration

2 Sep 23, 2009
Reply by Karen Jones

To Add or Not to Add? - A Course in Miracles

"A Course in Miracles" was donated to the library. I know this book is quite popular amoung some groups, but not sure if it belongs in a Ch…

Started by Sue Milburn in Church Library Administration

1 Sep 21, 2009
Reply by Rita Kirkland

Middle School Age Boys

Our collection could use improvement in the area of middle school age children. In recent purchases, we ordered several items geared toward…

Started by Becky Watkins in Collection Development

5 Sep 19, 2009
Reply by Becky Watkins

New Library Building

Our church has formed a vision team for church growth. Currently, our library is in a very small room. If you were approached about creatin…

Started by Becky Watkins in Miscellaneous

4 Sep 19, 2009
Reply by Becky Watkins

How do you get them in the door?

Any ideas on generating traffic to the library? I receive many positive comments from the congregation, but only have a handful of people t…

Started by Cindy Beard in Promotion

4 Sep 17, 2009
Reply by Lynda Harrington

Covering PaperBacks - Supplies?

We want a cost-effective solution to extend the life of often-circulated paperbacks (fiction, mostly). Wading through the choices is diffic…

Started by Louann Dickson in Classification & Cataloging

9 Sep 16, 2009
Reply by Rita Kirkland

Library Conferences

Have you all gone to your state library conferences yet? We had our TBC conference in Cleveland last week. It was GREAT! We came back to ou…

Started by Lynda Harrington in Miscellaneous

1 Sep 16, 2009
Reply by Rita Kirkland

Bibles for autistic children

I am a volunteer in our church library and also work at a Lifeway store. Last week I had a customer looking for a Bible for his autistic ch…

Started by Pam Lockmiller in Miscellaneous

0 Sep 16, 2009


Church Library Ministry Events


  • Add Videos
  • View All

Our Sponsors -- Click Through Here

Our Affiliates--Support the CLN by Clicking Through Here


© 2018   Created by Morlee Maynard.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service