Oct 25, 2016
The Minnesota Digital Library is excited to announce a new addition to Minnesota Reflections. The newly digitized content from the Military Historical Society of Minnesota document Minnesota's involvement in World War I. The Historical Society digitized the final volumes from their collection of county narratives which told of Minnesota's contribution to the war effort. Each volume contains photographs of the men and women who fought and served during the war.
Sep 14, 2016
Staff at Minitex and the Minnesota Digital Library are pleased to announce the formal launch of a new resource for Minnesota Reflections users.
Minnesota Digital Library co-presents with Queens Public Library and Metropolitan New York Library Council at ALA Annual Conference in Orlando, FL
Jul 8, 2016
Molly Huber and Jolie Graybill from Minitex co-presented with Natalie Milbrodt, Queens Public Library and Caroline Catchpole, Metropolitan New York Library Council at the 2016 ALA Annual Conference in Orlando, FL, “From Macro to Micro: How Small-Scale Digitization can Make a Big Difference”.
Jun 2, 2016
If you’re planning to attend the Minnesota eLearning Summit this year, be sure to catch Minitex staff at the conference!
Deep Dive Into Digital Content: Minnesota Reflections Primary Source Sets
May 31, 2016
Openly-accessible digitized primary source collections have been growing by leaps and bounds. Likewise, there has been a rise in use and expectations to access these resources by researchers, students, and teachers at all levels. Thus, the work of locating and accessing these resources for rese
Apr 19, 2016
In the coming weeks the Minnesota Digital Library will be launching a new resource for Minnesota Reflections users. The Minnesota Digital Library's Primary Source Sets will serve as an online resource for teachers and students. Each Primary Source Set will focus on a historic topic and will showcase resources found in Minnesota Reflections that relate to that subject.
Mar 28, 2016
Read about how the new MNLINK Gateway will have improved access to electronic resources. All content licensed through Minitex collections should be available without requiring users in Minnesota to login.
Mar 15, 2016
In December 2015 we noted that the Grand Marais Public Library was a new contributor to Minnesota Reflections. As part of the MDL/DPLA Public Library Partnerships Project they asked us to digitize a handwritten ledger containing the minutes of the meetings of the Board of Trustees of the Grand Marais Public Library from 1904 until 1967.
Jan 27, 2016
We have plenty of 2016 calendars available that feature images from Minnesota Reflections, the Minnesota Digital Library's premier project. If you would like to give them out at your local library, please don't hesitate to order 50, 100, or more to give away. Place your free order online here.