OPALS is an open source automated library system. This meeting is for both current users of OPALS and those who are considering adopting OPALS. John Schuster
, an OPALS Librarian Consultant & Trainer, will lead this meeting. He has experience with all types of libraries and provides training to library staff, including volunteers.
Free lunch compliments of OPALS.
10 am - 11 am Basic overview of OPALS and refresher for current users. Introduction to March 2016 OPALS updates.
11 am - 12 pm User experience. A time for our members to share what they have been doing with OPALS and tips and tricks they have learned.
12 pm - 12:30 pm Lunch and informal discussion
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Advanced Topics, which may include ebooks, status designations, customizing home pages, proxy server capabilities, and indepth information on March 2016 updates.
More information on OPALS can be found at: http://www.mediaflex.net/showcase.jsp?record_id=52
- Cost: Free for CDLC and ESLN Members
- Registration Deadline: July 26, 2016
- If you register and are unable to attend, please contact Susan D'Entrmont at