• Share
  • Email
  • Embed
  • Like
  • Save
  • Private Content
Technology Plan Overview, 2010-2011
 

Technology Plan Overview, 2010-2011

on

  • 458 views

Overview of FY2010-2011Palatine Public Library District Technology Plan

Overview of FY2010-2011Palatine Public Library District Technology Plan

Statistics

Views

Total Views
458
Views on SlideShare
322
Embed Views
136

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0

1 Embed 136

http://intranet.palatinelibrary.org 136

Accessibility

Categories

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

    Technology Plan Overview, 2010-2011 Technology Plan Overview, 2010-2011 Presentation Transcript

      • Technology Plan, 2010-2011
      • Goals & Achievements
      • Staff Development Day
      • October 8, 2010
      • Communications
      • Electronic information accessibility
      • Network viability
      • Appropriate hardware & software
      • Millennium (Integrated Library System)
      • Training for patrons, staff & Trustees
      Improve the following areas:
    • Redesign & Upgrade Our Website Project start date: June 2010 Anticipated launch: January 2011 Forthcoming: Train designated staff Current site, 10/08/2010
    • Content Management System
      • Anyone authorized can contribute content
      • Don’t need to know HTML or Web design
      • Design is separated from content (fast)
      • Completely customizable
      • Excellent documentation
      • Large and friendly support community
    • Redesign & Upgrade Our Intranet Project start date: November 2010 Anticipated launch: February 2011 Forthcoming: Train designated staff Current site, 10/08/2010
    • Provide Virtual Reference Services http://www.palatinelibrary.org/chat.htm Text Reference Project start date: June 2010 Anticipated launch: November 2010 Forthcoming: Train designated staff Email & Chat Reference
    • Expand & Maintain Social Networks
    • http://www.facebook.com/PalatineLibrary Facebook
    • http://www.flickr.com/photos/palatinepubliclibrary Flickr
    • http://www.last.fm/user/palatinelibrary Last.fm
    • http://www.myspace.com/palatinelibrary Myspace
    • http://twitter.com/palatinelibrary Twitter
    • http://www.youtube.com/palatinelibrary YouTube
    • Provide Relevant & Timely Blogs http://www.palatinelibrary.org/blogs.html
    • Enhanced Digital Marketing Project start date: Winter 2011 Anticipated launch: June 2011 Forthcoming: Site analysis, cabling & infrastructure, marketing methodology
    • Sustain & Improve Bandwidth Project start date: Spring 2011 Anticipated launch: Summer 2011 Forthcoming: Options analysis, WAN cabling & infrastructure, partner opportunities
    • PPLD Network Bandwidth
    • North Suburban Network Consortium Palatine Schaumburg Hoffman Estates Villages, Libraries, Park Districts, Elementary & Secondary Schools, Dispatch, Police, Fire, Hospitals, Northern Illinois University Illinois Century Network
      • Control network costs
      • Support information in a disaster scenario
      • Create a redundant network backbone
    • Upgrade Our Wireless Network Project start date: Spring 2011 Anticipated launch: Summer 2011 Forthcoming: Options analysis, LAN cabling & infrastructure
    • Maximize Database Access Project start date: Summer 2010 Anticipated launch: November 2010 Forthcoming: Database marketing plan
    • Enhanced Computer Workstations
    • New Gadgets
      • SMARTboard in ISD Computer Lab
      • Sony eReader in PMD & iPad in ISD
      • Early Literacy Stations in PMD
      • MyMediaMall Download Station in PMD
      • New servers for Rand and Freeman Branches
      • New monitors for Rand and Freeman Branches
      • 2 Express Internet PCs in PMD
      • 2 document scanners in ISD Computer Lab
      • E-Pay station in Circulation
    • Implement Gaming Strategy Project start date: Fall 2010 Anticipated launch: Spring 2011 Forthcoming: Analyze opportunities, create gaming plan, acquire additional systems & develop collections as warranted
    • Network Maintenance & Support
    • Improve network infrastructure
    • Offer Relevant Training Opportunities
    • Optimize Millennium ILS/WebPac
    • Maximize RSS Feeds
    • Find Articles with Research Pro
    • Explore the Catalog with Encore http://encore.palatinelibrary.org/
    • Have a Technology Petting Zoo
    • Play With Technology
    • Play With Games & Computers
    • Play With the Social Web
    •  
    • Go.
    • Explore.
    • Connect.
    • Thank you!