OCLC Research and the OCLC Developer Network to Host TAI CHI Webinar About Using CSS3 in Web Design on 26 April 2011 at 2:30 p.m. EDT (UTC 18:30)

Attend this webinar for a detailed look at how CSS3 and its applications can enrich Web design.

Follow or tweet this webinar on Twitter with #orcss3.

In this follow up to the well-attended TAI CHI HTML5 and CSS3 webinar on 8 March, author and Web design specialist Christopher Schmitt will continue the discussion with a more in-depth look at how CSS3 is being used to improve the design, layout, and functionality of modern Web sites. The advent of CSS3 allows for greater control and creativity in Web design. Attendees in this workshop will learn about using colors through RGBa and opacity, border images, text and box shadows, animations, transformations, and more.

Participation is free and open to all but advanced registration is required.

Register here* to attend this free webinar via WebEx on 26 April from 2:30-4:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (UTC 18:30-20:00). Please note, computer speakers or a headset will be required to hear the audio for this webinar; no telephone audio will be available. [Updated 21 April 2010]

OCLC Research and the OCLC Developer Network are pleased to jointly sponsor this tenth webinar in the OCLC Research Technical Advances for Innovation in Cultural Heritage Institutions (TAI CHI) Webinar Series developed to highlight specific innovative applications, often locally developed, that libraries, museums and archives may find effective in their own environments, as well as to teach technical staff new technologies and skills. Recordings of these webinars are made available on the OCLC Research Web site and in iTunes.

About Christopher Schmitt

Christopher Schmitt is the founder of Heat Vision, a small new media publishing and design firm, and an award-winning Web designer who has been working with the Web since 1993. As a sought-after speaker and trainer, Christopher regularly demonstrates the use and benefits of practical standards-based designs. He is co-lead of the Adobe Task Force for the Web Standards Project (WaSP) in addition to being a contributing member of its Education Task Force.

Author of numerous Web design and digital imaging books, including Adapting to Web Standards: CSS and Ajax for Big Sites and CSS Cookbook, Christopher has also written for New Architect Magazine, A List Apart, Digital Web and Web Reference.

*After you register, you will receive an e-mail message that contains instructions for logging on to WebEx, where you will view the meeting slides online through your Web browser (please note that WebEx recommends using Internet Explorer or Firefox, as Chrome and Safari are not supported). When you log in to the webinar, you'll be able to listen to the presentation audio through your computer speakers or headset; no telphone audio will be available. [Updated 21 April 2010]

If you have questions or need assistance, please call WebEx technical support directly by phone at US/Canada Toll-Free: 1 (866) 229-3239 or International Toll: +1 (408) 435-7088.

More Information

Register to Attend the Using CSS3 in Web Design Webinar at 2:30 p.m. EDT on 26 April
https://oclc.webex.com/oclc/onstage/g.php?d=715698567&t=a

TAI CHI HTML5 and CSS3 Webinar
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/taichi.htm#html5

OCLC Research Technical Advances for Innovation in Cultural Heritage Institutions (TAI CHI) Webinar Series
http://www.oclc.org/research/events/taichi.htm

OCLC Research Webinar Recordings in iTunes
http://phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=284764834

For more information:

Roy Tennant
Senior Program Officer
OCLC Research
tennantr@oclc.org
+1-707-287-5580

Melissa Renspie
Senior Communications Officer
OCLC Research
renspiem@oclc.org
+1-614-761-5231

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