BrowZine is a tablet-based application that works with library database subscriptions to recombine articles back into complete journals, then arranges them on a subject-based newsstand. The result is a new way for people to find journals, easily read articles, and follow titles of interest. Read more >> “Our doctors and medical staff love the ease […]
So what is ALICE training? ALICE stands for Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter, Evaluate. Training provides you with instructions on all ALICE components as well as resources on how to implement and maintain ALICE in your organization. The morning session of Securing Your Library in Troubling Times on April 10, 2014, will provide you with ALICE […]
Looking for a good, affordable program to help your patrons write resumes? MCLS would like to offer you a group purchase discount to Cypress Resume. Discounts up to 50% off will be awarded for a group of 10 or more libraries. Free 30-day trials are available. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for a trial password.
Oxford University Press is now offering MCLS members a 20% discount on selected one-time purchase online products: Oxford Reference Library Benezit Dictionary of Artists Oxford Islamic Studies Online Oxford Biblical Studies Online Oxford History of Western Music For more information, visit our Oxford University Press page.
Michigan COLD libraries (Council of Library Directors) Public Service group to hold workshop on new approaches to recruiting, training, and evaluating library student employees Kristin Meyer (User Experience Manager), Jen Torreano (Evening Operations and User Services Manager) and Brian Merry (Head of Operations and User Services) from Grand Valley State University will lead a workshop […]
To say that the 2013 Michigan Library Association Directors Summit was a transformative event in my life would be hyperbole. But it would not be too much to say that my notion of how best to lead a nonprofit organization was forever altered. I learned that our usual way of designing the services we offer […]
Register today for the following workshops hosted by MCLS in March: March 6 MeL Databases for Young Adults Part 1 (online) March 11 MeL Databases for Young Adults Part 2 (online) March 18 ArticleReach: An Introduction (online) (FULL – waiting list available) March 19-21 Copy Cataloging of Videos & DVDs Using RDA (online) March 20 […]
We listened to your feedback at our community conversations and are testing out the idea of regional viewing parties for the Securing Your Library in Troubling Times program to be held on April 10, 2014. If you are interested in traveling to a viewing party close to you for networking with other librarians, check out […]
You can’t afford to spend money on non-essential books. Doody’s Review Service makes it easy to identify the best books for your library. For more information, visit our Doody’s Review Service page.
Let EasyBib take students through the steps of research, citations and bibliography, note taking, compilation and organizing, dynamic outlining, and writing the paper with citations. For more information, visit our EasyBib page.