I'm working on that right now! I've only done it for a few shelving
locations so far. They are linked from

If other folks at my library like these I will do more of them and we will
link them from that catalog.

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On Mon, Jul 16, 2018 at 11:56 AM, jeff haskell <jeffdothask...@gmail.com>

> Hi Benjamin,
> Thanks so much for sharing that floor plan.
> Looks great!
> I'm wondering if Inkscape would be easy to use to create one detailing
> the collection on each shelf?
> Patrons walk into the library and want to know where Fiction is,
> Mystery is (on a separate shelf, Biography, Non-Fiction, etc.
> So, visitors could use that map/floor plan as guide to know exactly
> where and which shelves the respective collections are located?
> I've never used Inkscape and won't be doing a lot of this kind of
> mapping and I've been warned Inkscape has a fairly steep learning
> curve if you're a novice to drawing software (that's me!).
> Maybe I'm asking too much for  software that's, free, easy to learn and
> use? :)
> Thank you again.
> J.
> Date: Tue, 10 Jul 2018 16:52:48 -0400
> From: Benjamin Kalish <bkal...@forbeslibrary.org>
> To: Evergreen Discussion Group
>         <open-ils-general@list.georgialibraries.org>
> Subject: Re: [OPEN-ILS-GENERAL] Floor Plan - Map - Drawing Software
> I made the "floor plans" that we include on our library's website and in
> handouts using Inkscape <https://inkscape.org/en/>.
> https://forbeslibrary.org/info/floor-plans/
> Benjamin Kalish
> Forbes Library / 413-587-1012 / bkal...@forbeslibrary.org

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