Taking Your Library Website To The Next Level...No Matter Where It Is Now!

Instructor:  Lee Carter, Training/Tech Specialist
Date: October 13, 2009
Time:  9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Where:  Amarillo Public Library, Downtown

This is the first in a series of workshops designed to train library staff to create and maintain their library website.  The software used for HLC/TPLS pages is a Content Management System (CMS), which you will access through Internet Explorer, from any computer...anywhere.

Important:  Any school librarian, who wishes to attend this workshop, will be provided with a web page for their library, or they may use their own system.

Topics to be covered include the following.
  • Why Are We Here, and Where Are We Headed?
  • Overview Of "Best Practices" Of Library Website Design
  • Review Website Evaluation Checklist
  • Establishing Your Navigation System - Vitally Important
  • Creating & Editing Pages
  • Adding Text & Photos

Please bring a flash drive with the following information:

  • Content - type your information in a word processing document(before the workshop), so you can copy and paste text - Saves Time!
  • Photos for your site - Properly resize them for web use before the workshop, if you know how.

Each participant will be working on their own library website!


Name Sales End Price
Workshop Ended Free