" />
Building a world of
resilient communities.

MAIN LIST

 

Webinar recording: How to Start a Tool Library in Your Community

In August 2012, the Center for a New American Dream presented a free webinar about how to start up a new tool library in your community. Topics included obtaining funding, finding a location, tracking tools, navigating through legal issues, and more. The webinar featured speakers from successful tool libraries around the country. 

Guest speakers:

Click play on the video below to watch a recording of the webinar. Hear Froehlich, Hatch, McElligott, and Yurgelevic share wisdom and stories about how they got their tool libraries off the ground, and answer questions about how you can launch one in your own town!

Additional resources for starting tool libraries:

Video length: Approx. 1 hour. The webinar slideshow can be downloaded here.
If the video does not play properly, see Troubleshooting Tips below it.

TROUBLESHOOTING TIPS

If the video above does not play properly, try the following:

  • Reload the page or close your browser and try again
  • Try a different browser (Firefox and Safari are best)
  • Make sure you have a strong Internet connection
  • Make sure you have the most up-to-date Adobe Flash Player (you can download the latest version of Flash here)
  • Make sure you have the most up-to-date Java (for PCs click here, for Macs click here)
  • Restart your computer
  • Try a different computer
  • If none of the above works, please e-mail us and describe the problem

What do you think? Leave a comment below.

Sign up for regular Resilience bulletins direct to your email.

Take action!  

Find out more about Community Resilience. See our COMMUNITIES page
Start your own projects. See our RESOURCES page.
Help build resilience. DONATE NOW.

 

This is a community site and the discussion is moderated. The rules in brief: no personal abuse and no climate denial. Complete Guidelines.

Tags:  

Energy, the repressed: Paging Dr. Freud

Today, a new psychological repression hides in plain sight. It is the …

Resilience Roundup - July 31

Global Coal Boom Ends As China — And World — Wakes Up To Reality …

Beyond Liberal Rights: Lessons from a Possible Future in Detroit

Warning US and global allies of deepening trends, Maureen Taylor, State …

The Death of the Labor Market

Over the past 20 years, the existence of common spaces, places of social …

The Cimmerian Hypothesis, Part Three: The End of the Dream

Cities are thus the Petri dishes in which civilizations ripen their ideas to …

Low-Tech Living as a "Demand-Side" Response to Climate Change and Peak Oil

Energy is often called the ‘lifeblood’ of civilisation, yet the …

What to Tell the Neighbors: Talking Resilience with Marissa Mommaerts

We can't have resilient communities if we don't have justice. We're only as …