Writing for the Web

Writing for the Web

Learn how appropriate writing for the web for your library's website will make for a better user experience for your patrons.

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Is your library's website written in language for the online world? Learn how appropriate writing for the web for your library's website will make for a better user experience for your patrons. We will discuss strategies to help your patrons to get the information they need faster, and help make content easier for library staff to manage.

This class will be held online. All registered attendees will receive an email with login information a few days prior to the class date.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Date & Time April 15, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm Eastern
1:00pm - 3:00pm Central
Instructor Jessica Barnes
Prerequisites There are no prerequisites.
Credits This workshop has been approved for 2 Technology Library Education Units (T-LEUs) for Indiana library staff.
Audience ALL
Topic Technology

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Terms/Registration Information

It is highly recommended that all registrants register for this workshop at least SEVEN DAYS PRIOR to the workshop date. If you register after that, you must additionally send an email to training@mcls.org that you have registered past the deadline. You will receive a general email confirmation immediately upon successfully registering for this workshop. All registered attendees will receive an additional email with login information approximately one week prior to the 1st class date. If you do not receive an invitation to the meeting by noon of the day prior, please email training@mcls.org.

Venue/Technical Information

Online via Zoom

Vendor MCLS

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Instructor: Jessica Barnes

Jessica Barnes has spent her career working in and for Indiana public libraries. After receiving her MSLIS from the University of Illinois in 2004, she worked in and managed reference, circulation, teen, and technical services departments in three northern Indiana public libraries. As the northern Indiana regional coordinator for the Indiana State Library, Jessica created and presented continuing education programs and was involved in the Evergreen Indiana shared catalog project. She has spoken at countless staff days, webinars, and conferences. Jessica is currently perfecting her children’s librarianship skills with the help of her two-year-old daughter, Audrey.

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Date(s) and time(s):
April 15, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm Eastern
1:00pm - 3:00pm Central

Single Registration Pricing
Member Price: $ 59.00
Non-Member Price: $ 119.00

Group Registration Pricing
Member Group Price: $ 149.00
Non-Member Group Price: $ 209.00
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