News and blog

Looking for the latest news about Onlineability? You’ve come to the right place. In this section you’ll find information about our most recent projects and details of some of the exciting things that have happened in other areas of our working lives.

The latest from Onlineability

Lisa and Andy launch We Heart Libraries Oct 11, 2011

Regular readers of this blog will know that, if there’s one thing we care about very much here at Onlineability, it’s that people should have good access to the information they need to make decisions and live their lives well.

So, what does an information architect do, exactly…? Sep 27, 2011

It’s a question we get asked often: what is it that you actually do? Well, the short answer is that we work with clients to make the web easier to understand and manage. A slightly longer answer has just been given by Onlineability director Lisa Hutchins to the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals.

Superleague success for Duncan Tappy Jun 7, 2011

We were delighted this weekend after Duncan Tappy, whose website we look after, scored a victory in the first Superleague Formula race of the season and found himself leading the championship as a result. Duncan, who hails from West Ewell in Surrey, got a last-minute call-up to the football-themed series in which he has raced  … Read more

Why limiting access to libraries is a very bad idea Feb 11, 2011

A lot of our time and energy is going at the moment on the campaign to defend local and nationwide library services against swingeing local authority cuts that threaten the basis of the entire institution in the UK. But why do we care about this in the first place?

Online Information 2010: a small-business perspective Dec 7, 2010

As every information professional who hasn’t just given up on this frigid winter season and gone into hibernation with a tin of Roses and a bottle of sloe gin will tell you, London has just played host to one of the biggest meet-ups in the industry – Online Information 2010. We went along – and this is what we did there.

A whole world of racing in miniature May 24, 2010

The Donington Park racetrack, in the east Midlands, has been in the news for all the wrong reasons for the last year or more after a failed bid to host the British Grand Prix saw it left in a condition unsuitable for use.