Pam LibTech18

In which Pam O’Hara reviews a Social Media presentation from the Library Technology Conference at Macalester College, March 2018

Terry Glidden (with Mike Flores) – Accessibility

Tech Users Group Nov 2017
From Philadelphia to California, web site accessibility is drawing more attention nowadays. Terry will provide an overview on how to account for accessibility in the context of your WordPress website, while Mike talks about some of the new information which can be ported onto your site.

Tyler Irvin – Electronic Resources

Tech Users Group Nov 2017
As libraries of Minnesota and the SELCO region, there are a number of electronic resources available to your and your borrowers. From Ebooks MN to Chilton’s to MackinVIA, Tyler will review them. Sadly, no eel.

Pam O’Hara Horizon Training Reset

Tech Users Group Nov 2017
SELCO has gone through and updated all of its training for what was Circulation I. After a piece of gari to cleanse the palate, the region is being introduced to Library Basics. Pam will talk about getting your staff up to date and trained on standard procedures.

Breakout Box

Tech Users Group Nov 2017
Alice Henderson & Ingvild Herfindahl give us a fun demonstration of how they do breakout boxes at their libraries.
Similar in concept to an Escape Room, Breakout boxes involve solving puzzles to open a series of locks to open the box. This “unplugged,” hands-on presentation was requested by attendees of MLA.

Cheryl Hill talks about Mobile Circ

Tech Users Group Nov 2017
Mobile Circ is the SirsiDynix product which follows through on the dynamite idea of getting librarians out from behind the desk and circulating items while assisting borrowers in the stacks. SELCO has this set up and Cheryl will go over the features.

Cheryl Hill talks about Reports

Tech Users Group Nov 2017
Libraries and data go together like white on rice. But where do you go when you need that data? Cheryl will present on the resources available to get that data you need.