Promoting Your Library by Creating a YouTube Video (SEFLIN)

This live online workshop teaches you how creating a YouTube video can help you promote your library’s activities and services to connect with your users.

Video has quickly caught on as a new way of teaching patrons and promoting library services. This online workshop teaches you how creating a video can help you promote your library’s activities and services to connect with your users. The workshop will cover what you need to know for video production. It will also explore how to promote your library video through YouTube. We will also look at what libraries have done so far and what resources are available to help.

Learning Outcomes

  • Explore the necessary requirements for creating a library video
  • Identify how creating a video can help you promote your library
  • List the pros and cons of YouTube
  • Compare and evaluate the different ways that videos are used in a number of libraries

Presented by: Jennifer Bielewski, Lyrasis

Registration deadline: 05/29/2012

Staff from Florida libraries may register for this workshop at no charge. Priority will be given to SEFLIN members. Non-members will be placed on a waiting list and added as space permits after the registration deadline.

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