WebJunction is an online community of libraries and
other agencies sharing knowledge and experience to
provide the broadest public access to information
technology. Although their primary focus is on public
access computing they have extensive fundraising
It includes information on forming a friends group and
applying for nonprofit status.
North Carolina Library Advocacy
A collaboration of North Carolina public libraries and universities in support
of the central role public libraries play in the well-being and quality of life of all North Carolina citizens.
North Carolina Public Library Director's Association
An association of the public library directors whose goals are to share professional knowledge and experience for the good of all members, to serve as advocates for public libraries with the state legislature, to give voice to the aspirations of the public library community, and to serve as the primary liaison between the state library agency and the public libraries.