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 Description
Status: 

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.

Course Type: 
Target Audience: 
Everyone
Prerequisites

None

Learning Objectives
  • 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
Homework Expectations
Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of one 2-hour session.
Instructor
Erin Gray - gray@amigos.org
Fees
Amigos Member Early Bird Fee: 
$70.00
Amigos Member Fee: 
$95.00
Non-member Early Bird Fee: 
$130.00
Non-member Fee: 
$155.00