Library websites discussed on next American Libraries Live episode
For Immediate Release
CHICAGO—Every library needs a website, but what makes a good site? How can you figure out how to most effectively allocate your resources and build a site that fits the needs of your users, your staff and your community? In “The Library Website” our panel of experts will look at the dos, should-dos, and don’ts of library websites. Please tune in Thursday, February 13 at 2 p.m. Eastern time for this free, streaming video broadcast that you can view from your home, library or on-the-go. This episode is sponsored by VTLS, and joining us for the 60-minute discussion will be:
- Amanda Etches, Head of Discovery & Access at the University of Guelph Library
- Sean Fitzpatrick, Consultant and Web Developer, LISHost
- Amanda L. Goodman, User Experience Librarian at Darien Library
- Aaron Schmidt, Consultant and Web Developer, Walking Paper
- Thomas O’Connell, Product manager, VTLS
VTLS is a leading global company that creates Visionary Technology in Library Solutions. They provide these solutions to a diverse customer base of more than 900 libraries in 37 countries. As providers of library solutions for more than 30 years, VTLS has a deep and broad knowledge of the current needs of libraries and information centers. At the same time, VTLS is also an innovative leader in developing cutting-edge products for libraries' future needs. Get more out of Drupal with innovative solutions that fulfill unique needs beyond discovery, ILS or repository. VTLS offers Drupal-based library websites to improve your web presence with OPAC integration, as well as design guidance and performance improvement to make your project a success.
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