Drupal Resources for Libraries Sarah Houghton-Jan Digital Futures Manager,  San Jose Public Library Author of LibrarianInB...
Where do I start? <ul><li>- Browse Drupal sites:  buytaert.net/tag/drupal-sites </li></ul><ul><li>- Talk to other librarie...
The Drupal Community <ul><li>- Drupal.org has tons of documentation, downloads, support, forum, resources </li></ul><ul><l...
Library Drupal Community <ul><li>- Drupal & Libraries listserv:  drupal4lib.org  </li></ul><ul><li>- Drupal & Libraries gr...
Drupal Books
Themes for Drupal <ul><li>- Drupal Themes:  drupal.org/project/themes </li></ul><ul><li>- Theme Garden:  themegarden.org <...
Module Resources <ul><li>- Modules List:  drupal.org/project/modules </li></ul><ul><li>- Library-specific Modules:  drupal...
Screencasts & Tutorials <ul><li>- Understanding Drupal Concepts:  drupal.org/node/21951 </li></ul><ul><li>- Introduction t...
Tutorial Clearinghouses <ul><li>- Growing Venture Solutions:  growingventuresolutions.com/about/tutorials-and-screencasts ...
Lullabot Video Series <ul><li>Buy DVDs or downloads @  store.lullabot.com/ </li></ul>
Drupal Support <ul><li>- Drupal Forum Support:  drupal.org/forum </li></ul><ul><li>- Growing Venture Solutions (used by SJ...
Articles & Handbooks <ul><li>- ALA  Library Technology Report  “Drupal for Library Web Development” by Christopher Harris ...
Toolboxes <ul><li>- Drupal Developer's Toolbox:  smashingmagazine.com/2008/09/24/drupal-developers-toolbox/ </li></ul><ul>...
Other Drupal Resources <ul><li>- Learn by the Drop:  learnbythedrop.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>- GotDrupal.com?:  gotdrupal.co...
Questions? <ul><li>Sarah Houghton-Jan </li></ul><ul><li>web: LibrarianInBlack.net </li></ul><ul><li>email: LibrarianInBlac...
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Presentation for a panel on Drupal at the Califa Edgy Librarian online conference in January 2010 covering Drupal resources & tools to help libraries use Drupal effectively.

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Drupal Resources

  1. 1. Drupal Resources for Libraries Sarah Houghton-Jan Digital Futures Manager, San Jose Public Library Author of LibrarianInBlack.net
  2. 2. Where do I start? <ul><li>- Browse Drupal sites: buytaert.net/tag/drupal-sites </li></ul><ul><li>- Talk to other libraries using Drupal: groups.drupal.org/libraries/libraries </li></ul><ul><li>- Review podcasts, webinars, articles, blog posts, etc. about Drupal in libraries </li></ul><ul><li>- Set up a trial Drupal site, using free hosts like bryght.com or opensourcecms.com </li></ul>
  3. 3. The Drupal Community <ul><li>- Drupal.org has tons of documentation, downloads, support, forum, resources </li></ul><ul><li>- Drupal Groups, Camps, and Conferences: groups.drupal.org/drupal-camp </li></ul><ul><li>- Drupal IRC Chat Channels: drupal.org/node/108355 </li></ul>
  4. 4. Library Drupal Community <ul><li>- Drupal & Libraries listserv: drupal4lib.org </li></ul><ul><li>- Drupal & Libraries group: groups.drupal.org/libraries </li></ul><ul><li>- Drupalib Library Drupallers Community: drupalib.interoperating.info </li></ul>
  5. 5. Drupal Books
  6. 6. Themes for Drupal <ul><li>- Drupal Themes: drupal.org/project/themes </li></ul><ul><li>- Theme Garden: themegarden.org </li></ul><ul><li>- Drupal2U: drupal2u.com </li></ul><ul><li>- Free Drupal Theme: freedrupaltheme.com </li></ul>
  7. 7. Module Resources <ul><li>- Modules List: drupal.org/project/modules </li></ul><ul><li>- Library-specific Modules: drupalib.interoperating.info/library_modules </li></ul><ul><li>- Top-Rated Modules: drupalmodules.com/top-rated </li></ul>
  8. 8. Screencasts & Tutorials <ul><li>- Understanding Drupal Concepts: drupal.org/node/21951 </li></ul><ul><li>- Introduction to Drupal video: dailymotion.com/video/x4gfqu_introduction-to-drupal_tech </li></ul><ul><li>- Introduction to Drupal coding (video & PDF): szeged2008.drupalcon.org/program/sessions/gentle-introduction-drupal-coding </li></ul>
  9. 9. Tutorial Clearinghouses <ul><li>- Growing Venture Solutions: growingventuresolutions.com/about/tutorials-and-screencasts </li></ul><ul><li>- Lullabot: lullabot.com/podcast </li></ul><ul><li>- Acquia: acquia.com/resources </li></ul><ul><li>- Mastering Drupal: masteringdrupal.com/screencasts </li></ul>
  10. 10. Lullabot Video Series <ul><li>Buy DVDs or downloads @ store.lullabot.com/ </li></ul>
  11. 11. Drupal Support <ul><li>- Drupal Forum Support: drupal.org/forum </li></ul><ul><li>- Growing Venture Solutions (used by SJPL): growingventuresolutions.com </li></ul><ul><li>- Lullabot: lullabot.com </li></ul><ul><li>- Acquia: acquia.com </li></ul>
  12. 12. Articles & Handbooks <ul><li>- ALA Library Technology Report “Drupal for Library Web Development” by Christopher Harris & Andrew Austin </li></ul><ul><li>- 10 Free Drupal Books, Whitepapers, & Cheat-sheets: mydrupal.com/drupal_white_papers_and_free_stuff </li></ul><ul><li>- Drupal Handbooks: drupal.org/handbooks </li></ul>
  13. 13. Toolboxes <ul><li>- Drupal Developer's Toolbox: smashingmagazine.com/2008/09/24/drupal-developers-toolbox/ </li></ul><ul><li>- The Ultimate Drupal Toolbox: 150+ Themes, Modules & Resources: noupe.com/drupal/the-ultimate-drupal-toolbox.html </li></ul>
  14. 14. Other Drupal Resources <ul><li>- Learn by the Drop: learnbythedrop.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>- GotDrupal.com?: gotdrupal.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>- Getting Started: drupal.org/getting-started/6 </li></ul><ul><li>- Drupal DoJo: drupaldojo.com </li></ul>
  15. 15. Questions? <ul><li>Sarah Houghton-Jan </li></ul><ul><li>web: LibrarianInBlack.net </li></ul><ul><li>email: LibrarianInBlack@gmail.com </li></ul><ul><li>IM: LibrarianInBlack </li></ul><ul><li>Twitter: twitter.com/TheLiB </li></ul><ul><li>Skype: LibrairanInBlack </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook: facebook.com/librarianinblack </li></ul>
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