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Online catalog is a customized [[Drupal]] front end with an [[Innovative Interfaces]] catalog.  The catalog has integrated book reviews and blogs, including a blog by director [[Josie Parker]].  The blogs get comments, sometimes 50+ patron comments on particularly interesting items.
 
Online catalog is a customized [[Drupal]] front end with an [[Innovative Interfaces]] catalog.  The catalog has integrated book reviews and blogs, including a blog by director [[Josie Parker]].  The blogs get comments, sometimes 50+ patron comments on particularly interesting items.
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[[Online_Communities#Blogs|More info]] on AADL blogs.
  
 
[http://www.blyberg.net/2005/12/04/lessons-learned-aadlorg-30/ Lessons learned] in rolling out a new catalog, from [[John Blyberg]].
 
[http://www.blyberg.net/2005/12/04/lessons-learned-aadlorg-30/ Lessons learned] in rolling out a new catalog, from [[John Blyberg]].
  
=== Directions ===
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A [http://communityhigh.org/matth/50/aadl-catalog-search-plugin search plugin for Firefox] by Matt Hampel allows direct keyword searches of the catalog from your browser.
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=== Gaming ===
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The [http://www.aadl.org/aadlgt  AXIS AADL Blog] has news of gaming tournaments for kids, teens and adults.  The blog that goes with it announcing events will often have 100+ comments.
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=== Locations and Hours ===
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From [[I-94]] take the State Street exit.  From [[US-23]] take the Washtenaw Avenue exit.  See the [http://www.aadl.org/aboutus/hours web site for detailed directions].
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From [[I-94]] take the State Street exit.  From [[US-23]] take the Washtenaw Avenue exit.
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[[Category: Public Libraries]]

Latest revision as of 15:55, 28 December 2005

Ann Arbor District Library catalog

Located in Ann Arbor, MI.

Catalog

Online catalog is a customized Drupal front end with an Innovative Interfaces catalog. The catalog has integrated book reviews and blogs, including a blog by director Josie Parker. The blogs get comments, sometimes 50+ patron comments on particularly interesting items.

More info on AADL blogs.

Lessons learned in rolling out a new catalog, from John Blyberg.

A search plugin for Firefox by Matt Hampel allows direct keyword searches of the catalog from your browser.


Gaming

The AXIS AADL Blog has news of gaming tournaments for kids, teens and adults. The blog that goes with it announcing events will often have 100+ comments.

Locations and Hours

From I-94 take the State Street exit. From US-23 take the Washtenaw Avenue exit. See the web site for detailed directions.