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Minitex News articles tagged with "SER Task Force" (10):


Upcoming changes to ELM collection

Jun 1, 2020

We wanted to provide a little more detail to Minnesota libraries on changes to eLibrary Minnesota as a result of our recent announcement of intended databases.


Statewide databases selected!

May 26, 2020

After a year-long process of planning, evaluation, needs assessment, proposal solicitation, and content review, Minitex and the Shared E-Resources (SER) Task Force are excited to announce our intended statewide database package.


Statewide database selection continues

Apr 1, 2020

Work continues to review proposed resources and select a new collection of statewide databases, albeit in a newly online environment.


Additional e-resources available statewide through the school year

Mar 18, 2020

Minitex Temporary Access Databases indicates resources that are available until June of 2020 in order to support libraries and schools in online teaching and learning.


Provide feedback now on proposed statewide databases

Feb 28, 2020

Twenty vendors have proposed e-resources for inclusion in statewide collections in Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota. Trial access is available to all of them, and a Community Feedback Survey is ready to gather your input.


Statewide database RFP is out!

Jan 30, 2020

The Request for Proposal (RFP) that defines our needs for a statewide database collection was released publicly on January 24th.


Update: Statewide Database Selection

Dec 5, 2019

Update on our three-state database selection process, including information on the recent assessment survey and RFP creation.


Statewide Database Survey - Open Now!

Sep 25, 2019

Please complete our Minitex Statewide Database Survey to share your feedback about the current collection and to help us identify needs not served by that collection.


Statewide Database Selection 2019-2020

Sep 18, 2019

Our statewide database selection process is underway! We’re looking forward to the upcoming year, and wanted to provide some information on what to expect.


Help us shape ELM: Apply to join the Shared E-Resources Task Force

Jun 4, 2019

The Shared E-Resources Task Force informs Minitex on which databases are licensed and made available statewide in the collection known in Minnesota as eLibrary MN, or ELM. We invite Minnesota library staff and educators to apply to join returning members of the SER Task Force by completing a short application.