4.1 | A list of local media contacts is maintained and updated at least annually
Media contact lists make it easier to publicize library events and highlight achievements, in turn increasing community awareness of libraries as an important community resource. Turnover can be rapid in media, so regular updates are needed to keep this information relevant.
FOR THE ASSESSMENT
Answer Yes if your media contact list includes resources from print, online, and radio media and the contact list has documentation showing that it was last updated in the past year.
Answer No, but plan to in the next year if you intend to start an annually updated media list in the next year.
Answer No, would like to but cannot at this time if you would like maintain a list of media contacts to but cannot do so at this time.
Answer No, we have no plans to do so at this time if you do not have a media contact list, or have one but it is not updated at least annually, and you have no intention to begin maintaining one.