Training

Web Services provides training sessions on the Drupal content management system on a weekly basis in the Belk Library training room.

Introduction to Drupal (6)

The basic Drupal training session covers the following material:

  • Access a Drupal website
  • Create and edit website content
  • Create and edit menu items
  • Create and edit block elements
  • Best practices for building and maintaining a Drupal site

This workshop introduces users to the basic functions for creating and publishing content to a Drupal 6 website at Appalachian. Users who will be maintaining a Drupal website will need to attend a training session prior to being granted access to a Drupal site. Alternating morning and afternoon sessions are available.

Sign up for an Introduction to Drupal workshop

Intermediate Drupal Training

  • Create and edit book content
  • Create and edit panel content
  • Create and edit webforms
  • Access and download webform results

This workshop builds on the Introduction to Drupal workshop by learning how to build books on a Drupal site, learning how to build columned page layouts with panels, and learning how to build webforms and access the submitted results.

Sign up for an Intermediate Drupal Workshop

Introduction to Drupal 7

  • Access a Drupal 7 website
  • Create and edit website content
  • Create and edit menu items
  • Create and edit block elements
  • Create and edit Features content

This workshop introduces users to the basic functions for creating and publishing content to a Drupal 7 website at Appalachian. Users who will be maintaining a website are required to attend.

Sign up for an Introduction to Drupal 7 Workshop

Training Resources

Online tutorials and help documentation

Provides in-depth explanations and a collection of detailed how-to guides.

Requests for site access

After attending the Introduction to Drupal workshop, complete the Access Request form to request access to edit a website.