The Leaders Circle is a new tier of member ship and participation in the LYRASIS community.
This membership tier costs $2,500 and replaces all current existing dues and gives you the
- Shape the future through the LYRASIS Catalyst Fund
LYRASIS has created the Catalyst Fund to enable members to "test and try" new ideas that have
the potential to advance the library, archives and museum communities through initial seed
funding to kickstart innovation. This year LYRASIS is excited to contribute up to $100,000 to the
Catalyst Fund, and those funds will be directed by Leaders Circle members, who will also help
shape the projects and support these endeavors through collaboration and leadership.
- Collaborate and Discuss with the Community at Regional Leaders Forums
Twelve sessions were held in FY 2016 with over 800 hours of discussions. These forums are a great
way to engage with your fellow professionals, involve key staff, expose bright new stars on your
teams. FY 2017 winter and spring schedule will be announced soon.
- Expand your Expertise with Strategic Leadership and Key Professionals
Leaders Circle members will help LYRASIS set strategic direction, programs and initiatives based
on the needs and opportunities identified by you as content owners and managers. Plus, you'll
have access to LYRASIS executive staff for consulting and collaboration.
- Work with Your Fellow LYRASIS Members at the Member Summit
Leaders Circle members also may attend the full LYRASIS Member Summit, held annually in
- Enjoy Exclusive Access to the Leaders Circle Annual Meeting
This event is exclusively for Leaders Circle members and select invited guests. The pre-conference
will start with a "Brain Power Breakfast." This will be followed by discussions surrounding the top
trends, challenges and opportunities that are impacting the areas of content, digital technologies
Contact Jennifer Bielewski for more information.