Newsletter Issue

Library News, November 2019


In partnership with Metronet, Minitex is participating in an ELM Expo on Saturday, December 7, 2019, at Coon Rapids High School. This event will focus on eLibraryMN, and the suite of databases available, at no cost, to all Minnesota residents. Read more


The Secret Life of Libraries

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Nov 07, 2019 by Zachariah Miller

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Join the Friends of the University of Minnesota Libraries for an evening of radio antics with A Prairie Home Companion veterans, Sue Scott, Tim Russell and Richard Dworsky. Read more


Training in Person

Would you like to have a Minitex staff member come to your library for a training session? Please reach out when your library wants to know more. Read more


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Are you looking for a way to empower your students as creators and help them develop a positive digital footprint? Check out MN Writes MN Reads . Read more


On Friday, December 6th Anoka County Library - Northtown will be the site of another of our training events for those who want to learn more about standardized rights statements and their implementation. Read more


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Chau Nguyen describes a new exhibit at the Minnesota Historical Society. Read more


Ebooks Minnesota: top 10 accessed titles

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Oct 30, 2019 by Beth Staats

As the popular titles change from year to year, it's always fun to see what people are reading in Ebooks Minnesota. In this article, you will find links to the most accessed titles from the past 12 months. Read more


Should libraries continue using social media? Should libraries spend tax dollars on social media advertising? What are librarians responsibilities to their patrons as far as social media goes? Knowing what we know about it, do libraries belong on social media? Read more


Ebooks can offer support to kids and teens suffering from mental illness. Teen suicide has risen dramatically over the past several years and one in five young adults and teenagers suffer from some form of mental illness. Read more


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The Dickinson Area Public Library is looking for a new Bookmobile and School Services Librarian. This individual will serve as the school librarian for the rural schools in Billings and Slope Counties. Read more


Riverland Community College seeks Library Technician

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Oct 30, 2019 by Jordan Wagaman

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Riverland Community College in Austin, MN is hiring a Library Technician. Read more


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University of North Dakota is hiring a Cataloging Library Associate for copy cataloging. Read more


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University of North Dakota is hiring a Government Documents Library Associate and Copy Cataloger. Read more


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Text courtesy of Karlene Clark, University of North Dakota

University of North Dakota is hiring a Scholarly Communication and Social Sciences Librarian

Want to join a university that's big enough to support great work, but small enough that you really can make a difference? As ... Read more