Open Source 102: No Geeks Required - Public Workstations (Live Online)

Event Type: ISL Workshop
Date: 3/11/2009
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 4:00 PM
 Some libraries are saving money and meeting customer needs by putting open source software on their public workstations instead of Windows and Microsoft Office. What is it about open source software that makes it attractive? Are Linux and OpenOffice adequate replacements? This workshop will identify libraries that have adopted open source solutions, talk about their experiences, address common questions about open source software, and explain some options for implementation.

Registrations for this class must be received at least one week before the class date. Registrants should receive an email offering detailed login and setup instructions. Please call the Educational Services Department at 1.800.999.8558 if you do not receive this email at least three days before the class. This course is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.

This class is worth 2 Technology LEUs
Library: Indiana State Library
Location: Live Online
Registration Ends: 2/18/2009 at 5:00 PM
Link: Please see the Technical Requirements.
Status: Waiting List
Please Note
  • Attendee MUST Give Cancellation Notice to Allow Others on the Waiting List to Attend.

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