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Women's History Month and Ebooks Minnesota

Mar 2, 2021

This year we have the first female U.S. Vice President and the first woman coach in Super Bowl history. Women are beginning to get some of the recognition they deserve and that is why celebrating Women's History Month is more important now than ever. By recognizing the contributions of women throughout time, and in the present day, Women's History Month helps to open up that world of possibilities to young girls.
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Ebooks Minnesota is celebrating 5 years

Feb 22, 2021

On February 28th of this year Ebooks Minnesota will be celebrating its 5th year as a Minitex program, thanks in part to MDE and State Library Services. What began as a pilot program in 2016 with just over 3,500 titles, has grown in scope and content to a whopping 11,000+ books. The best part is that it continues to grow.
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Multicultural Children's Book Day is January 29th

Jan 27, 2021

January 29, 2021, is celebrated as Multicultural Children's Book Day, a day to "not only raise awareness for the kid’s books that celebrate diversity but to get more of these books into classrooms and libraries."
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Native American Heritage Month resources

Nov 11, 2020

November is Native American Heritage Month, a celebration of the many varied Native American cultures. Here are some resources available through eLibrary Minnesota.
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Popular titles in Ebooks Minnesota

Sep 9, 2020

Once again, I'm curious to see what Minnesotan's are reading in Ebooks Minnesota. I checked on this a few months ago and you can see those titles in my article What are Minnesotans reading in Ebooks MN during this pandemic? Time has moved on, and while we are still in the midst of this pandemic, popular titles in Ebooks Minnesota have changed a bit.

Help inform Ebooks MN collections: Apply to join the Collection Development Task Force

Jan 23, 2020

Would you like to take part in the work of the Ebooks MN Collection Development Task Force? We invite Minnesota library staff and educators to apply to join existing members of the Task Force by completing a short application.


Savvy series, a Capstone Imprint added to Ebooks MN

Nov 11, 2019

We recently added roughly 60 Savvy titles, a Capstone imprint, to Ebooks Minnesota.  These titles, primarily written for girls between grades 4 and 8, offer information on anything from yoga to


Popup Picks - Ebooks for everyone available via Ebooks MN

Jun 6, 2019

Popup Picks is produced every three months as a quarterly online mobile publication and includes hand-curated, award-winning sci-fi, young adult, travel, humor, self-help, graphic novels and other ebooks and personal picks from leading expert librarian curators.


AP Lit curation available in Ebooks Minnesota

Jan 25, 2019

The College Board recommends that students preparing for the Advanced Placement English Literature and Composition exam read widely across time periods and genres. Ebooks Minnesota has many books of "literary merit" that you may want to read as you prepare.


Registration is open for ROI Winter / Spring Webinars 2019

Jan 25, 2019

Registration is open!  Minitex Reference Outreach & Instruction staff are offering the following webinars: