Staff Challenges

To help front line library staff learn about our electronic resources, I write blog based staff challenges filled with memes and gifs and silliness. They are meant to catch the attention of staff and be memorable–even employees who don’t complete the whole challenge will at least be familiar with the resource. Advertisements

Take the Hoopla Challenge!

Finally! Hoopla is available for OPL patrons to use, which means you can start promoting it!* To get you ready for that, today we launch the OPL Hoopla Staff Challenge! Are you ready?! Good!   Direct your peepers to Challenge #1: Sign up and look around.   When you complete this challenge, don’t forget to…

Take the Pronunciator Challenge!

OPL added Pronunciator to our digital resources in spring of 2016. Our previous language learning resource had underperformed, and in my own testing, I could see why: the interface was clunky, multiple sign-ins were required, and it was difficult to know where on the page to start your language lesson. We selected Pronunciator because it…