Know & Go: Here's Your Sign: Best Practices for Library Signage

Course Description
Course Type: 

Effective library signage can bring new patrons into the library and assist patrons in finding the information they need. Often, however, library signage is unclear, cluttered, and ineffective.

In this course we will show examples of effective library signage. We will evaluate the wording and appearance of library signage from a user experience and customer service perspective as well as comparing signage that works from signage that confuses.

Learning Objectives: 
  • Appraise the effectiveness of existing library signage from the context of user experience and customer service
  • Explain best practices for creating library signage
  • Create library signage that is effective in delivering a message and avoid common mistakes
Target Audience: 
Everyone
Prerequisites: 
None
Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements: 
  • None
  • This event is open to group registration; no CEUs are available for this event.
Session Duration: 
This course consists of a 1-hour session.
Fees
Amigos Member Fee: 
$0.00
Non-member Fee: 
$35.00
Scheduled Dates