Outcome-Based Evaluation for Technology Training Projects -- Basic OBE Training Manual; Slide 2 of 57

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Outcome-Based Evaluation: A Practical, Smart Evaluation Choice

  • Stakeholders (local, state, federal) require visible results for customersOBE specializes in user outcomes
  • Funding agencies are seeking outcomes information as a condition of funding
  • OBE offers side benefits of improved planning, decision-making, and reporting
  • Consistency of data among libraries improves ability of state and federal agencies to advocate for library appropriations.
  • OBE objectively identifies services that benefit customers the most
Last Updated: February 26, 2014