Resources

Guided by Young Voices
A guide to include young people on your board and in your decision making processes. Roundhouse (2017).
Measuring Socially Engaged Practice
A toolkit for museums to build social value with communities. Museums Association (2018).
GoodWork Toolkit
A toolkit to guide participants through a series of questions central to understanding the importance of good work in our society. Harvard College.
Design Thinking for Libraries
A toolkit to learn how to create better solutions for your users and community. IDEO.
Take Over. YouthBoard Learningkit
This toolkit provides a step by step introduction to Youth Audience Development as experienced by the Take Over Project partners. British Council (2017).
Study on Audience Development - How to place audiences at the centre of cultural organisations
Study to provide successful approaches and methods in the area of Audience Development to the European Commission as well as to equip cultural leaders inside an organization with the means to make a transition towards a more audiencecentric organization on both the internal and external levels. European Union (2017).
Arts for All. Connecting to New Audiences.
A study on how arts organizations can reach current and potential participants and find effective ways to engage them, at a time when there are more and more competing alternatives for people’s leisure hours. The Wallace Foundation (2008).
Engaging Older Youth
Program and City-Level Strategies to Support Sustained Participation in Out-of-School Time. The Wallace Foundation (2010).
Building Art Organizations that Build Audiences
A conference by Susan Parker on how to sustain what is working in audience development. The Wallace Foundation (2012).
Taking out the Guesswork
A Guide to Using Research to Build Arts Audiences. The Wallace Foundation (2015).