ELM Expo 2019

What is it?

This ELM Expo will focus on the all-new eLibraryMN, an outstanding suite of databases available to all Minnesota residents. Join us to discover Learning Express, Britannica, eBooksMN, and so much more!

Learn from the experts how to search, save, and share your results. Take home tips on how to teach databases to students.

Bring your own device to personalize your learning.

Who should attend?

Public, school, academic and special librarians. Teachers (K-12) and anyone who uses or wants to use ELM in the classroom or library. School librarians (K-12) are encouraged to attend with a team that includes History Day teachers, Guidance Counselors, and any teachers that offer a research component.

ALL ARE WELCOME HERE. Novice or master, there will be something for you.

How much does it cost?

This event is FREE to all who wish to attend. Our deep appreciation goes to the Anoka Hennepin school district, Coon Rapids High School, and CRHS Media Specialist Debra Geiger for making this event happen and allowing us to use the space without cost.

Where is it?

Coon Rapids High School, 2340 Northdale Blvd. NW, Coon Rapids, MN 55433

Parking is free, in the lot in front of the school (on Northdale Blvd) or to the east of the building in the lot off Raven St., Enter through the main entrance (facing Northdale Blvd) and follow signs to the media center on the 2nd floor.

Lunch Details:

In order to keep the event free, we will not be providing a box lunch. We will order a pizza/bottled water lunch. You may elect to participate or not, for a cost of $5, payable on the day of event, cash only.

Alternatively, nearby options include: Burger King, Chipotle, McDonalds, or Taco Bell. Of course, you are always welcome to bring your own lunch.

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Beth Staats

Beth is one of three Reference Outreach & Instruction Librarians with Minitex. She holds a BA in History from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, and a Master's Degree in Library and Information Studies from the University of Wisconsin, Madison.  You can reach her by phone at 612-624-7873 or email at fried004@umn.edu.