Category Archives: Consortium

>Mobile Device Training

>Overdrive has provided us with the following training for downloading e-books and audiobooks directly to your mobile device. Its very helpful and it takes about 30 minutes to go through.If you have any questions after the training, please feel to … Continue reading

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Great article in Sunday’s Rutland Herald on eBooks

Hopefully you all had a chance to read the article in the Rutland Herald this Sunday:  Vermont libraries begin lending electronic books by Patrick McArdle. Your’s truly and the lovely Lucinda Walker are quoted. Mary Danko

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More to Mango…

Hey folks I didn’t realize that Mango offers over 60 languages now and there is an iPhone app that is coming out this summer.  (http://www.mangolanguages.com/blog/ala-midwinter-what-a-great-time/) Also, don’t forget, when you sign up for Mango you’ll have access to all kinds … Continue reading

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>New poster and bookmarks

>I’ve added a pdf file of the new overdrive bookmark and poster to the Listen Up! widget. Please bear in mind that there two separate files for the bookmarks- one for the front and one for the back. Print these … Continue reading

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Browse, Check Out, Download Training

Mark your calendar! OverDrive training for Green Mountain Library Consortium. OverDrive’s Training Team invites you to learn more about your download service from OverDrive. A class has been scheduled for your group, and the details are outlined below. Our expert … Continue reading

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Trainings Scheduled

We have two sessions of OverDrive’s Browse, Check Out, and Download trainings scheduled for November. We encourage staff at all member libraries to participate in one of the trainings, conducted online using the ReadyTalk conference software, so as to get … Continue reading

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Cataloging Training Available for vokal Members

Cataloging Refresher Training for VOKAL Cataloging Staff Thursday, Oct. 28th at Midstate Regional Library  9:30 – 12:00 (end time is approximate) Per the guidelines established by the vokal group, anyone who will be editing MARC records or entering original MARC … Continue reading

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Membership Agreement Link

Having trouble accessing our 2011 Membership Agreement form? The link is: https://spreadsheets.google.com/viewform?formkey=dEh1Vk9WZWpvSERWTWd4U255MWJJUmc6MQ

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Membership Mailings Completed

All libraries should have received by now their 2011 Membership Agreement for participation in the Green Mountain Library Consortium. As outlined in your agreement, your annual fee comes with the following benefits: access to Listen Up! Vermont, the statewide downloadable … Continue reading

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Membership Agreement mailings begin

Member libraries whose library names begin with the letters A through C should have received their 2011 Membership Agreement via email today. The agreement will be an attachment to the email, and is a PDF. Over the next few days, … Continue reading

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