Walking the Red Carpet: Putting Library Databases in the Spotlight

Scheduled Dates

January 12, 2021 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm CST (Register Now)

Course Details
Course Type: 
Target Audience: 
Everyone
Course Description

Library databases contain invaluable resources. We will focus on the ROI by giving your databases the red carpet treatment. Look at strategies and examples to spotlight your databases and increase use and engagement. Bring your database's status from Castaway to Influencer. Consider incentives and initiatives to make your database content memorable.

Learning objectives for this session include
  • Identify the role of databases in library collections
  • Learn basic tools and tips to promote specific databases
  • Utilize social media to engage users and increase usage
  • Develop a promotion plan for Spring and Summer database spotlights
Prerequisites

None

Homework Expectations
Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of one 2-hour session.
Instructor
Erin Gray - gray@amigos.org