After more than ten years, a series of minor updates had solved current problems, but without a holistic analysis of the entire website, certain inconsistencies and dissonances began to creep in. It was time for a total overhaul.
With the encouragement of my supervisor, I proposed the project to the library director and the head of technical services. I was granted permission and charged with heading the project.
As my first major web design project, it was a process filled with trial and error, but immense amounts of learning. An overview of the project I wrote was published on the organization blog: A Fresh Start: The Touro Library Homepage.
The Touro Libraries website, before: