Use as a management and change process tool, to translate vision and strategy into objectives, measures, targets and initiatives.
Each library needs its unique scorecard. However, it is helpful to consult other libraries' scorecards.
Start with a one page strategy map which is a visualization of your strategy objectives.
Figure with Checkmark: Image courtesy of [Master isolated images] / FreeDigitalPhotos.net
Balanced Scorecard flowchart: Image courtesy of: http://www.smartdraw.com/software/balanced-scorecard-software.htm
From the London Laboratory Serices Group "Developing a Balanced Scorecard" pdf
A balanced scorecard often uses key performace indicators (KPI) to quickly display informaiton in a palatable format, almost like a business infographic
From ARL, December 2012