Northeast Ohio Regional Library System - Event Information
IT Network-Focused on Strategic Technology Planning to Improve Library Services
Join Fred Pierre, assistant Head of Library Systems, Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library as he discusses strategic technology planning to improve library services. Following this discussion will be lunch and a round table discussion of what is going on in your library and in IT. Bring your challenges and successes to share.
To model the relationships between library services and information technology systems.
To create a plan for service continuity in the event of a hardware failure, disaster or 3rd party service failure.
To assess the role of open source software in the library and its potential for cost savings.
Fred Pierre has served as Assistant Head of Library Systems for Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library since May 2011. Fred worked for Google from 2005 to 2006 as a website analyst, and as a support technician for Adobe Systems from 1994 to 1996. Fred enjoys volunteering and serves as an officer with three charitable non-profits. He's interested in leveraging open source software to propel non-profit growth, and is working on community service projects including edible food gardens and downtown cultural art events.
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Eastern
Ashtabula County District Library 4335 Park Ave. Ashtabula, OH 44004 UNITED STATES