Monday, March 10, 2008 2:25 PM
March 1st, 2008 (Vancouver) - Saturday morning was an unlikely school day for UBC SLAIS students. Nonetheless over 25 library and archival students got out of bed and made their way to campus to attend Andornot's annual Inmagic DB/TextWorks workshop.
Led by Andornot team members Rex Turgano and Bridget Martin, the 5-hour jam-packed event consisted of an overview Inmagic DB/TextWorks, hands-on training, and an open forum discussion on how to use the software to solve various information management type problems and scenarios. Be sure to read "DB/TextWorks debrief" blog post about the event on the SLA@SLAIS blog.
There were a lot of things to learn in one day, but the eager UBC SLAIS students were able to grip some of the core concepts, features, and most importantly the flexibility and ease-of-use in creating a DB/TextWorks database. At the end of the workshop, Andornot showcased some of the possibilities for publishing a searchable database on the web using WebPublisher PRO.
Our favourite workshop feedback: "WE WANT TO KNOW MORE!"
For more information about workshops and training, feel free to contact us.