Improving Your Library’s Mobile Services
90-minute workshop with Bohyun Kim
Thursday, September 12, 2013
2:30pm Eastern|1:30 Central
12:30 Mountain|11:30am Pacific
Making your library’s website and resources more accessible to mobile devices like iPads and smartphones is essential. But if you’re new to the mobile web, it can be hard to know where to start and what guidelines to follow. In this workshop, Kim will show you how to understand the mobile web with an eye towards expanding your library’s mobile services.
This workshop will cover the following topics:
•The significance of the mobile web for libraries
•Current mobile library practices
•Best practices for building a mobile presence and bringing your library up to date
•Engaging in marketing, outreach, and content-building on the mobile web
Bohyun Kim is the Digital Access Librarian at Florida International University Medical Library in Miami. She has particular interests in library innovation and emerging technologies and has worked in web services, e-resources management, digitization, reference, and instructional technologies.