New websites developed by the Physics & Astronomy department are built using the Drupal 7 content management system. The content management system enables faculty, staff, and volunteers to maintain website content without needing to know HTML.
The following training resources are recommended for individuals who may be responsible for administration of a Drupal-based website:
- Lynda.com Drupal 7 Essential Training with Tom Geller
Provides basic training in the use of Drupal. For a quick introduction, sections 5-7 are recommended.
- Lynda.com Drupal 7 Advanced Training with Tom Geller
For those who are interested in a more thorough understanding of the Drupal content management system.
These training materials are available for free to UCLA staff, faculty and students through the LearnIT Website. To access them, browse to the LearnIT Website, click on the Lynda.com IT Quick Resource link, sign in with your BOL username and password, and browse to the course pages above. For any questions, please submit a helpdesk request.