We go with /spaces, which fits our needs currently, as we're using our
system to reserve not just rooms but also some physically open spaces in
our locations, with the potential to add different types of spaces for
reservation. It's also short and easy to circulate on print materials.
We originally used /room_reserve, which would translate to roomreserve for
the needs you've laid out (excluding underscores and hyphens is a smart
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On 11/30/12 9:05 AM, "Michael Schofield" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>Whatıs up everyone,
>We are homegrowing a study room reservation system and weıre within a week
>of making it livebut still in betato the public. Right now, on our
>box, our URI looks like something.library.nova.edu/room-res. /room-res
>doesnıt mean anything, to me. The public URI will be similarly long, like
>Any recommendations or experience with your own reservation links? IMHO,
>should be simple, since the link is already going to be on the long end.
>Right now Iım vying for /reservations, but TBH this system is just for
>public study rooms and not for our larger conference rooms Iım not sure
>our primary users [the students and faculty] will care, but weıll
>be reminded of that technicality by other librarians J. I donıt like
>/studyrooms, but itıs the best Iıve got since Iım avoiding hyphens.
>Just picking your brains. Thanks!
>Michael Schofield(@nova.edu) | @gollydamn | Front-End Librarian à