COVID-19 Update: Artonezero are still operating as normal from home. Read more

Blog

Back to all blogs

London Library has a fresh, new website

London Library asked Artonezero to deliver a modern membership website. It is now active and allows new members to register and access a full range of information and services. Also, it provides live details about events hosted by the Library.

Who is the London Library?

The London Library is London’s oldest independent lending library. It has been a haven for some of the greatest names in literature for over 100 years. This includes Charles Dickens, Charles Darwin, Arthur Conan Doyle, Bram Stoker, Virginia Woolf,  Agatha Christie and Harold Pinter.

Also, the Library wanted its website to attract younger members to become inspired to be modern Dickens’ and Darwins.

We worked closely with London Library’s marketing and IT teams to design the new London Library website. It has a modern UI which goes with the Library’s traditional and modern outlook.

How does it look?

The new London Library website is fully responsive (perfect to appeal to younger members who mainly browse on their mobile phones). It is designed to show the library’s special place in London’s culture and history.

In addition, the library used original photography to show off its beautiful interiors and vaults. due to branding reasons. 

Also, there is now a simpler sign-up process. This makes it easier for users to understand the different types of membership and choose the right membership for them.

London Library integrated its IT systems with their website. This was so that once a new user has completed the online sign-up process their membership can be managed by the London Library’s membership management team.

Also, the library added an events management system. Staff can now easily upload new events and members can easily view and book their places.

Also, we simplified the website’s back-office so that the London Library’s marketing team can easily edit the website daily.

Fittingly the London Library website is hosted on our secure servers based in London at Telehouse North.

Results

Finally, Charlotte Bossick, Digital Marketing and Communications Manager had this to say about working with us:

“ArtOneZero has managed the London Library website for a number of years. They recently undertook a redevelopment of the site for us and it’s been an absolute joy to work with them. They’ve worked quickly and efficiently and nothing has been too much trouble.”

Finally, you can take a look at the website by clicking here.

If your membership organisation is looking to upgrade their website or mobile presence please contact Mike Lloyd, MD. You can contact on 020 301 103 90 or email mike@artonezero.com

You may also like...

6 Key Web Design Trends in 2014

6 Key Web Design Trends in 2014

With the first Christmas decorations in the shops and another year nearly gone, it’s time to reflect on new trends and changes in the world of web design. Some of these trends have been gaining popularity over the last couple of years, whereas others are brand new for 2014. We take a look at some of the best and brightest web design trends to be seen this year, from the simple to the awe-inspiring. In this article, we will take a look at some of the best and brightest web design trends to be seen this year, from the simple to the awe-inspiring.

Website Design

Oct 24, 2014

First impressions count – How to improve your website design

According to research by Peep Laja the founder of ConversionXL, one of the leading conversion optimization experts in the world, it takes about 50 milliseconds, (that’s 0.05 seconds) for visitors to form an opinion about your website, that determines whether they like your site or not and whether they’ll stay or leave. So the purpose of this article is to explain what you need to do with your website to make sure it creates a good first impression and your hard earned search engine marketing doesn’t go to waste.

Lead Generation

Aug 13, 2015

Why having a website with a responsive design that's mobile friendly matters!

Why having a website with a responsive design that’s mobile friendly matters!

According to We Are Social’s new ‘Digital, Social and Mobile 2015 Report’, 27% of all website views come from mobile phones; while this is still far less than the 58% which come from desktop views, it is nonetheless still the second most popular way in which people access websites and therefore a crucially important aspect of a company’s digital strategy.

Mobile Design

Sep 28, 2015

Some of our work

We'd love to hear from you!

Email anytime, or call us on 020 301 103 90 during office hours.