How Do We Do That Again? Documenting Your Library's Work

Scheduled Dates

May 26 & 27, 2021 10 am - 12 pm CDT (Register Now)

Course Details
Status: 
Course Type: 
Target Audience: 
Everyone
Course Description

Are you in charge of creating documentation for the processes at your library? Do you feel overwhelmed by this task, or like you don't know where to start? This class will break down documentation creation into manageable chunks using the five-step technical writing process. Participants will learn how to plan, structure, write, review, and publish their documentation. This course includes many opportunities for hands-on practice with the creation of documentation.

Learning Objectives
  • Identify the steps in the technical writing process.
  • Learn ways to streamline the process of creating documentation for library work.
  • Get hands-on practice with documentation creation.
Prerequisites

None

Homework Expectations
  • Requirements for completion include viewing either the live session or the recording and completing one written assignment.
  • It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.
Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of two 2-hour sessions.
Contact Hours: 
4
Instructor
Emily Nimsakont - nimsakont@amigos.org
Fees
Amigos Member Early Bird Fee: 
$140
Amigos Member Fee: 
$165
Non-member Early Bird Fee: 
$195
Non-member Fee: 
$220