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Discusses program planning for librarians whose experience in this area is limited. How to plan and coordinate the program; Dealing with details; What to do on the day of the event; Ways to follow up; The program packet and what to include.

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This version is the authors' manuscript that was submitted for publication. Published as: Burkhardt, Joanna M, Mary C. MacDonald, and Andrée J. Rathemacher. "Blueprint for Planning a Successful Program." American Libraries v.32, no. 10 (November 2001): pp. 48-50.