There are two outstanding web courses to choose from:

   - Project Management for Success
   - Contextual Inquiry: Using Ethnographic Research to Impact your Library

*Both are blended format web courses*

They will be delivered as separate live webinar lectures, one per week. You
do not have to attend the live lectures in order to participate. The
webinars are recorded for later viewing.

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Project Management for Success
Instructor: Gina Minks, Principal, Gina Minks Consulting, LLC
June 12 – July 3, 2018

A solid background in the fundamentals of project management will increase
the success of any project. This course presents the basics of the Project
Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) with practical experience to
provide the individual with the tools to create a successful project plan.
The course is structured as a lecture with hands on components throughout
the class with an emphasis on the use of open source technology to manage
the project. Class includes a basic introduction to both Trello and Asana.

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Contextual Inquiry: Using Ethnographic Research to Impact your Library UX
Instructors: Rachel Vacek, Head of Design & Discovery, University of
Michigan Library; and Deirdre Costello, Director, UX Research, EBSCO
Information Services
June 20 – July 26, 2018

This LITA web course explores the contextual inquiry research methodology
to better understand the intents and motivations behind user behavior. The
approach involves in-depth, participant-led sessions where users take on
the role of educator, teaching the researcher by walking them through tasks
in the physical environment in which they typically perform them. In this
session, learn what’s needed to conduct a Contextual Inquiry and how to
analyze the ethnographic data once collected.

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