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Web team tasking


  • To identify and prioritize desired web customizations
  • To solicit stakeholder (Member Council) input
  • To develop strategy and implementation timetable for launch and ongoing enhancements.

Approved 5.18.2018

F19-20 (Proposed)

  • To implement website customizations and functionality changes for Oct. 1 launch of new KDL on CONTENTdm
  • To continue to improve the user interface for function and appearance
  • To support, through documentation and or training, partner institutions with web customizations

Top subjects - proof of concept


The KDL web team has prepared wireframes that will serve as drafts for the team's work during F18-19. Scroll through embedded PDF or download PowerPoint below.

Web roadmap

Pre-Phase One - Call for logos

Phase I - Look & feel with headers/footers

  1. Header default menu options
  2. CSS to adjust menus for header/footer
  3. Put in new logo
  4. Color changes

Phase II - Custom page for home page redo test

  1. New functionality for home page
  2. Publish and circulate draft home page
  3. Make this custom page live

Phase III - internal pages

  1. Make custom pages for search, browse, collections
  2. Change functionality and appearance
    1. Collection header/footers
    2. Move and style content objects

Phase IV - Tentative

  1. Complex menus
  2. Additional functionality

Sample consortial sites

KDL will be developing the look and feel of the new consortial instance of CONTENTdm. Minnesota Reflections is an example of a consortial site using the CONTENTdm platform.

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