London Reference Group 13 June

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  • direct correlation - maybe we should be doing more to drive traffic from London Libraries to local content - ideas please
  • London Reference Group 13 June

    1. 1. London Reference Librarians <ul><li>Wednesday June 13 </li></ul><ul><li>Guildhall Library </li></ul>
    2. 2. Inspire London <ul><li>MLA now has a database record for every library listed on the London Libraries website </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Common format </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Can be published elsewhere eg. Google maps, TfL journey planner </li></ul></ul>
    3. 3. www.findit.org.uk <ul><ul><li>Now includes data about public library collections </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Some specialist library collections </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>M25 collections coming soon </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>All use UKAT subject terms </li></ul></ul>
    4. 4. New features <ul><li>A to Z of London libraries </li></ul><ul><ul><li>10% increase in time spent on the site within days </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Subject guide to collections </li></ul>
    5. 5. Joining it up <ul><li>E-resources in a similar database </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Uses same UKAT subject terms </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Will drive traffic to your pages </li></ul></ul>
    6. 6. London Libraries Recommend and WiLL
    7. 7. Maintenance <ul><li>As with Will we will have an admin page to allow boroughs to amend and update information </li></ul><ul><li>reminders and request through the LIS-LONDON list </li></ul>
    8. 8. Other additions <ul><li>HOSNILL </li></ul><ul><li>LULOP </li></ul><ul><li>European Information Centres </li></ul>
    9. 9. What next? <ul><li>Redesign in place </li></ul><ul><li>Briefing sessions for staff who need to use the databases </li></ul><ul><li>Go live and market to the public </li></ul>
    10. 10. Work in progress <ul><ul><li>http://ll2007.dev.codeface.com </li></ul></ul>

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