Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Nylink courses

Nylink has added several courses to its Spring class offerings:

Open Source for Websites Series with Karen Coombs

Have you heard about different open source solutions for managing content on your web site but don’t know where to start? Check out this series of webinars with expert Karen Coombs. Each session will focus on a different open source solution for managing and improving your library’s website.

March 25: Open Source for Websites Series: Wordpress

April 20: Open Source for Websites Series-Drupal

May 18: Open Source for Websites Series- Silverstripe

Looking for an overview of open source solutions for libraries?

Check out Open Source for Libraries presented by Ellyssa Kroski on April 30.

Metadata Cookbook Series-New Class Added

A new session has been added to the Metadata Cookbook Series. A session on EAD will take place on April 12.

Other classes in series are:

March 11 | Metadata Cookbook Series: ONIX

Mar 16 | Metadata Cookbook Series: VRA Core

May 27 | Metadata Cookbook Series: ONIX

June 9| Metadata Cookbook Series: Dublin Core

Other upcoming webinars include:

March 4: Dealing With Web-Delivered Resources: Web Sites & Databases

March 15: Out of the Dark: Historical Records in the Classroom

March 16: Library Mashups: Exploring New Ways to Deliver Library Data

March 18: Making Sense of OCLC Resource Sharing Usage Statistics

March 26: Basics of Local Holdings Maintenance

For more information, more classes, and to register, please visit

Thank you.

Deidre Dowling, Education and Consulting Services Coordinator
Kathleen Gundrum, Associate Executive Director

SUNY, State University Plaza
NY 12246

FAX: 518-432-4346

Save the date: Nylink Annual Meeting: June 3, 2010, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York City