Date(s) - 09/11/2014
Programming, collections and graphic design? Unless your library has a marketing department, most librarians find themselves having to create signs and flyers to promote their collections and upcoming programs. Karen Jensen – not a graphic designer, but a librarian – will share 10 basic graphic design tips she has learned over the years, and a few tricks she has learned along the way.
Biography ~ Karen Jensen
Karen Jensen has been a Teen Services Librarian with a passion for marketing for 20 years. She is also the creator and administrator of Teen Librarian Toolbox, an online blog that shares book reviews, technology and marketing tips, and a general discussion of life in the library world. Together with Heather Booth she is the co-author of the upcoming Whole Teen Library Handbook, coming from ALA Editions in 2014. She has been reviewing for VOYA magazine since 2001 and you can often find her writing freelance articles there as well. She is also obsessed with her smartphone and Twitter (@tlt16).
Original broadcast date May 14, 2014