Showing the importance of civic data

What's the need?
  • Many people aren't aware of what civic data is, how it can be used, and how it is relevant to them.
Why the library?
  • The library supports broad and diverse audiences, many of whom may not be included in conventional discussions around data.
  • Libraries are physical spaces for sharing activities, projects, and stories from the broader community
What you can do:
  • Promote, through storytelling and case studies, projects that use civic data
  • Host data art installations, speaker series, data book clubs
Resources you can use: