Library Web Ecology, 1st Edition

  • Jacquelyn Erdman
  • Published By: Chandos Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 178063191X
  • ISBN-13: 9781780631912
  • DDC: 025.0422
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 208 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released September 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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Library Web Ecology is a thorough reference to help professionals in Library and Information Science (LIS) to develop a sustainable, usable, and highly effective website. The book describes the entire process of developing and implementing a successful website. Topics include: managing a web team, developing a web culture, creating a strategic plan, conducting usability studies, evaluating technology trends, and marketing the website. Worksheets and examples are included to help library web professionals to prepare web development plans. Although this book is aimed at LIS professionals, a number of concepts can easily be applied to any organization that would like to develop a more effective website.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Figures.
About the Author.
1: Introduction: Can the Library and the Web Integrate?.
2: The Library Culture.
3: Developing a Web Culture.
4: Establishing a Website Identity.
5: Sustaining a Healthy Website.
6: The Living Web.
7: Conclusion.
Further Resources List.