Presentation on theme: "A Single Digital Presence for Public Libraries Digital Group Workshop SCL Seminar, May 2012."— Presentation transcript:
A Single Digital Presence for Public Libraries Digital Group Workshop SCL Seminar, May 2012
Background OCLC working with TCR to deliver a National Catalogue (WorldCat Local) –wanted more than Find-a-Book to drive traffic SCL Digital Promise –wanted a single poc for partners and customers & potential customers Home for Digital Reading/Promo & Info. Offers ACE support & leadership of steering group SCL working with ACE, TRA, TCT, TCR, & OCLC to deliver (in phases)…
an online library portal –at a UK or home nations level The equivalent of JLP click & collect, library content discovery and use Access to : –e-membership –e-reading –e-referring & –e-enquiring –with an overlay of neutral, independent, space for discussion or co-creation using quality assured information Driving footfall to local libraries
DRAFT Visuals for COMMENT Only first attempts Based on a specification grown by the Steering Group Developed by HROC Funded by OCLC & TCR Open to Change… …without tending towards the Camel
Questions to Consider –What would customers expect to see when they visit the site? –Any other options that need to be included? –What detail should sit below each of the options on the site? –how should it underpin the delivery of the other offers? (& if time…) –which services should be in which phase of delivery?