Design for Libraries: Tools and Principles for Outstanding Library Promotions

Jan 19, 2023 02:00pm -
Jan 19, 2023 03:00pm

Event Description

Communicating with Elected Officials about your Library

January 12, 2023

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST


About this Webinar:

Learn valuable tools and principles to help you produce awesome designs for social media, flyers, and other media for library programs and services. This webinar is for librarians and library staff of any type that are involved in programming and services or promoting your library. If you run programs, then that means you create the hand-outs, the flyers, the social media. A hands-on approach lets you learn practical and invaluable skills that helps you develop design skills.

From this webinar, you will:

• develop an understanding of the elements and principles of design,

• translate these principles to creating a design, and • train your eye to recognize a good from a bad design, using basic and free tools.


Presented by Jennifer Blair:

Jennifer Blair is the Head of User Services and Assistant Professor at Azusa Pacific University. Her role is dedicated to the user experience, including marketing the library, and teaching. She has extensive experience teaching online courses in design and computer literacy. Jennifer holds a B.A. in Graphic Design, a M.A in Education with an emphasis in Educational Multimedia, and a M.S. in Library and Information Studies. Her experience in academic and public libraries as well as work experience in art and design allow her to employ visionary strategies to enrich progress and enhance advancement for students.


Registration Closes January 17, 2023






This project was funded under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Florida’s LSTA program is administered by the Department of State’s Division of Library and Information Services. For FY2022-23, 74% of the total costs for the SEFLIN Continuing Education Program 2022-23 ($218,625) is supported by federal money. The total budget of the project is $296,692.








Event Type:Training
Early registration ends on Nov 21, 2022.
Regular registration starts on Nov 22, 2022 and ends on Jan 16, 2023.
Late registration starts on Jan 17, 2023.
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