Our library of resources is available to support anyone curious about participation.
From case-studies to practical guides, here are all the resources you need to get started with community engagement.
How do you involve your community more closely, start a real dialogue and make public participation a central part of your decision-making process? Join our UK team for this webinar and listen to our Government Success Manager, Chris Connolly, who will share learnings from her time leading the Digital Engagement team at the Scottish Government, and from her current work with CitizenLab's network of local councils in the UK and the US.
Our guides provide a comprehensive look at different facets of community engagement. Anyone can download the guides to dive deep into a specific issue area. Packed with practical tips and good practice examples, our guides are sure to leave you feeling supported and inspired.
Written in collaboration with the Department of Civic Things, part one of this two-part series explores the steps you need to take to create a sustainable and effective engagement strategy for your government agency. Dive into the best practices and guidelines on equitable, meaningful community engagement and build a stronger community together with your residents.Download the guide
To make the most of our communities’ collective intelligence, and to allocate our time and resources in a more efficient and sustainable way, we have to maximize the way we use digital solutions. This guide will walk you through the basics of digital community engagement, but it’s meant to serve as a resource for beginners and seasoned practitioners alike.Download the guide
Creating comprehensive plans is one of many responsibilities local governments are tasked with. Involving residents and stakeholders in reviewing, assessing, and even co-creating plans can improve them and help you prioritize competing needs.Download the guide
Our case studies highlight real-world community engagement initiatives from CitizenLab’s network to provide you with good practices and lessons learned from other local governments and organizations that have used our digital community engagement platform to power their participation projects.
Our blog is continuously updated with new articles on the community engagement topics local governments care most about. From practical articles on best practices to company updates and musings on the latest developments in the GovTech sector, you’d sure to find something insightful on your blog.