A partnership between Innovative (iii) and EBSCO Discovery Service facilitated the harvesting of metadata from MeL's digital collections and integrated that information with full-text articles and eBooks. Read more about this project and the new services available through MeL in Innovative's press release, "The Michigan eLibrary (MeL) Expands Visionary Service with Innovative and EBSCO Information Services".
Following the keynote from former ALA President Maureen Sullivan, a panel of library leaders from both Indiana and Michigan will discuss how they are engaging and transforming their communities. The panel includes:
When: October 3, 2014, 9:30am-3:30pm
Where: McCamly Plaza Hotel in downtown Battle Creek, Michigan
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On November 6, 2014, the Cooperative Directors Association, the Library of Michigan and the Midwest Collaborative for Library Services (MCLS) will provide a program instructing and preparing librarians on interacting with the media. Media consultant Robert Kolt, of Kolt Communications, and Michigan Radio's senior political analyst Jack Lessenberry will present. More information is available at the MCLS blog. Details on registration will be available soon.
Register today for the following MCLS workshops:
De Gruyter is offering MCLS members a one-time purchase for Religious Studies: Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception, Theological Encyclopedia Online, and Images of the Biblical Word.
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Analyze data quickly and visually using the statistical analysis suite from SAGE. Students and researchers will be able to instantly create visualizations for:
ClinicalAccess is the first clinical decision support tool that provides healthcare professionals with quick, accurate answers to physician-answered questions—enabling busy healthcare professionals to deliver superior care with maximum speed and efficiency.
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733 Michigan library sites participate in RIDES for interlibrary lending, moving about 15,000 items a day throughout the state. 92% of those sites are MeLCat libraries, and 29% participate as No Pack libraries.
You won't want to miss the opportunity to have all your RIDES questions answered—there is still room in the Pack/No Pack Staples/Tape; RIDES Packaging Best Practices online workshop scheduled for August 12, 2014.
If you have any questions about RIDES, visit the RIDES Assistance page.