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Drupal for Libraries 01/22/09

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A powerpoint on the basics of Drupal.

A powerpoint on the basics of Drupal.

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  • Excellent walk through of setting up a drupal library website, issues to think of ahead of time, and ways to achieve simple goals.
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    • 1.  
    • 2. Who is this guy anyway?
      • Adult Services Librarian, Skokie Public Library
      • Formerly the Adult and Web Services Librarian, Franklin Park Public Library
      • Designed Franklin Park Public Library’s website using Drupal
      • Designed Library Production Studio’s website using Drupal
      • Helped a few libraries get started with Drupal
    • 3. What we will go over
        • Language
        • Themes
        • Modules
        • User permissions
        • Blocks
        • Menus
    • 4. Content Management Systems (Framework)
      • Drupal
      • Wordpress
      • Joomla
      • Plone
      • Mambo
      • Etc.
    • 5. Why Drupal?
      • Menus
      • User permissions
        • Empower everybody/Spread the responsibility
      • Themes
      • Comments
      • RSS
      • Integration of blogs
      • Fluid front page
    • 6. So, is it easy?
    • 7. Famous Drupal sites
    • 8. A few local libraries using Drupal
    • 9. And a few more
    • 10. Drupalese
      • Blocks
      • Themes
      • Taxonomy
      • Core
      • Modules
      • Weight
      • Node
      • Path
      • Page/Story
    • 11. Core
      • Blogs
      • Profiles
      • Page/Story
      • Menu
      • Blocks
      • Modules
      • Themes
    • 12. Basic configurations
      • Site Name
      • Slogan
      • Mission
      • Date and Time
      • Clean URLs
      • Offline?
        • Remember /user to log in again
    • 13. Themes
    • 14. Settings for your theme
      • Global Settings (pay attention to tabs)
      • Site Information
        • Title
        • Slogan
        • Mission
        • Logo
        • Favicon
    • 15. But I want my own theme
      • Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
      • (not as hard as it looks … seriously)
    • 16. Firefox/Firebug are your friends
    • 17. Modules
      • What are they?
      • Which ones to use ?
        • Releases
        • Issues
        • Maintainers
    • 18. Content Construction Kit (CCK) and Views Modules
    • 19. CCK
      • Create content types
        • Youth programs
        • Teen programs
        • Adult programs
        • Databases
        • Blogs
        • Recommended websites
    • 20. Views
      • Lists, lists, and more lists
        • Blog types
        • All programs, youth programs, adult programs, repeating programs, etc.
        • Calendar
        • A particular user’s posts
        • Databases by subject
        • Ratings
    • 21. Hard to picture?
    • 22. A few cool modules
      • Pathauto
      • SOPAC
      • Web Form
      • Sign up
      • Date and Date API
      • Calendar
      • Image Field and Image API
      • Image Cache
      • Scheduler
      • Text Size
      • Printer Friendly
      • TinyMCE
      • FCKeditor
      • CAPTCHA
      • Panels
      • Content Template
      • Nice Menus
      • Administration Menu
      • Google Analytics
      • Link
    • 23. User Permissions: divide and conquer
    • 24. Blocks
      • Where
        • Sidebars
        • Header
        • Footer
        • Content
        • Use your CSS
      • Configuring
    • 25. Menus
      • Primary, Secondary, and Navigation
      • Settings
      • Weight
      • While creating content
      • URL Path Module
      • Nice Menus Module
    • 26. Basic options for content
      • Split Summary
      • Input Format
      • Revision information
      • Comment Settings
      • File Attachments
      • URL Path Settings
      • Authoring Information
      • Publishing Options
    • 27. A few websites I have found helpful
      • Drupal Dojo http://drupaldojo.com/
      • Learn by the Drop http://learnbythedrop.com/
      • Drupal4lib Listserv http://listserv.uic.edu/archives/drupal4lib.html
      • GotDrupal.com? http://gotdrupal.com/
      • Drupalib- Drupal for Libraries http://drupalib.interoperating.info/
      • Getting Started http://drupal.org/getting-started/6
      • Drupal Handbooks http://drupal.org/handbooks
      • Support http://drupal.org/forum
      • Library Drupal Group http://groups.drupal.org/libraries
      • Lullabot http://www.lullabot.com/
    • 28. A few books on Drupal
    • 29. Please feel free to contact me @ [email_address] http://twitter.com/mickjacobsen

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