Registration fees: $20 members; $20 myMETRO; $40 non-members
Who should attend:
Librarians, archivists, students, and other information professionals looking to improve and expand the online presence of their organization or institution with a digital branch
Every library needs an online presence. Whether you work at a large academic library or a public library in a small town, your library needs an active online community where customers can interact - with you and with each other. In this workshop, David Lee King will take you through the process of building an effective, user-friendly digital branch that will extend and enhance your library's online presence.
By the end of this program, participants will:
• Know the difference between a traditional library website and a digital branch
• Discover tips on expanding and enhancing the library's online presence
David Lee King is the Digital Branch & Services Manager at the Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library, where he plans, implements, and experiments with emerging technology trends. He speaks internationally about emerging trends, website management, digital experience, and social media, and recently published his first book, "Designing the Digital Experience".