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How to Fix the 25 Most Common Library Website Problems Workshop—Group Rate
Laura Solomon
Item Number: 1541-9231
 
Publisher: ALA Publishing eLearning Solutions
Price: $120.00
 
 
 
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This is a group rate for 3 or more people viewing from a single computer. If you are viewing alone or with one other viewer, please purchase at the individual rate.

A 90-minute workshop, Wednesday, December 6, 2017, 2:30pm Eastern/1:30 Central/12:30 Mountain/11:30am Pacific


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How to Fix the 25 Most Common Library Website Problems Workshop
A 90-minute workshop, Wednesday, December 6, 2017, 2:30pm Eastern/1:30 Central/12:30 Mountain/11:30am Pacific

Thought that rotating carousel on your website looked cool? What about that vendor widget?

There are all kinds of issues with various features commonly found on library websites, and in this workshop, you’ll learn about the 25 most common ones. You’ll discover not only the inherent challenges your patrons may face with these issues, but you'll also learn ways to fix those issues, and even rate how hard those fixes are.

You’ll leave this event with a wealth of data and ideas that you can use to make your site more user-friendly and accessible.

Learning Outcomes:

After this workshop, you will:

  • Be familiar with common library website issues in 4 different categories
  • Understand how some issues may affect patrons, including those with certain disabilities
  • Learn specific fixes for 25 common website problems

About the Instructor

Laura Solomon, MCIW, MLS is the Library Services Manager for the Ohio Public Library Information Network. She has been doing web development and design for twenty years, in both public libraries and as an independent consultant. She specializes in developing with Drupal. She is a 2010 Library Journal Mover & Shaker. She’s written three books about social media and content marketing, specifically for libraries, and speaks nationally on both these and technology-related topics.  As a former children’s librarian, she enjoys bringing the “fun of technology” to audiences and in giving libraries the tools they need to better serve the virtual customer.



 
 

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