Month: August 2010

20 Questions: U.S. Government Information (Live Online) – PLAN

The U.S. government provides its citizens with a wealth of information online, from simple facts to in-depth, detailed statistical information on a variety of topics. In this two-hour live online class, students will explore 20 U.S. government web pages in search of answers to questions like, “What is the GDP of Hungary?” and, “How many …

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Libraries & The Mobile Technologies Landscape (Teleconference)

Joe Murphy will provide an overview of the emerging landscape of information engagement through mobile technology. He will introduce the major mobile technologies and outline their usage as well as the cultural shifts that accompany their introduction into information society. Joe will lead us through an exploration of the opportunities for libraries to implement mobile …

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Designing Usable Websites (PLAN) Cancelled

If you spend any time developing websites, trying to find information via the World Wide Web, or answering patrons’ questions because they couldn’t find the information on your library’s website, this course is for you. Topics covered include: Understanding how patrons use your website Successful writing for the screen Determining which content is most important …

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