Current talks & ideas

Embedding the Library in the CMS

This session focuses on Oklahoma State University Library’s experiences being embedded in the CMS; the outcomes of reviewing this situation and moving to a cloud-based CMS; and an overview of today’s design, success and changes.

Open Education Resource Textbooks: Roadmap

Hear how one library looked for ways to encourage faculty to adopt open textbooks for their courses. This workshop offers insights gained from their experience working with faculty, the production process, and developing OERx, a textbook delivery system.

The Right Ingredients Make a Great Mobile Site

Degler discusses frameworks necessary for mobile sites, including how to choose them, and examples of those used by libraries and other organizations. Wisniewski talks about mobile usability testing sharing proven tips and techniques.

Flipping to the Same Page: Platform Assessment

Hear how the OSU Library developed an assessment project to appraise the effectiveness and user familiarity with LibAnswers. The results of this project will be used to rethink usage, workflows, and product configuration settings to increase overall efficiency and provide enhanced value for our library users.


How to COPE

Explore how to adapt NPR’s Create Once Publish Everywhere (COPE) model to a library’s website(s) and…


Presentation on ORCID to the Research and Learning Services librarians at Oklahoma State University Library.…

Material Design w/ Materialize

Material Design with MaterializeCSS Workshop This hands-on workshop offers an introduction to Materialize…

Web Redesign (CIL 2017)

Website Redesign: Techniques & Tools An overview of technologies and theories to consider when…

Responsive Web Design (IL 2014)

Want to learn how to design and build responsive websites with a responsive, CSS-based framework? This…

Responsive Web Design (CIL 2014)

CIL 2014 Pre-conference Workshop A workshop focused on how to design and build a responsive web site.

Responsive Web Design

RWD Workshop A workshop focused on how to design and build a responsive web site.

CIL 2014 Brown Bag Talk

CIL -Brown Bag Talk Overview of ideas at CIL 2014

Once is Enough (ACRL 2013 Poster)

ACRL 2013 Poster - Explore using Foundation, a CSS framework, to craft an appealing functional design…

Size doesn't matter

From smartphones to tablets, our customers are accessing our sites from a large variety of devices. Is…

Beginning LibGuides

An introduction to creating and design considerations for building LibGuides.

Open Source for Library Websites

A guide on selecting, installing and hosting open-source web apps for libraries.

It's not the size of the screen

Learn how to design and build an appealing functional website that responds and adapts to the patrons'…