Category Archives: Listen Up

>New Feature to Listen Up Site

>Click on the following link for information on the new “My Help” feature that overdrive will be putting up on our site in the coming days. http://overdriveblogs.com/library/2011/02/23/my-help-customized-assistance-for-library-users/ You can even play around with this feature by clicking the my help … Continue reading

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Nook Instructions I would like to thank Nancy from the Springfield Library for providing this excellent info sheet for your patrons who may be interested in putting an e-book on thier nook. You can access it by clicking on the … Continue reading

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Browse, Check Out, Download Training- January 25

Please plan to attend! CONFERENCE DETAILS The following course is scheduled. It will be hosted conveniently via web conference. Browse, Check Out, Download Tuesday, January 25th at 3:00 PM EST. Access Code: 5736001. Description: Learn how to browse, check out, … 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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GMLC Board of Directors Meeting, Dec. 17, 2010

via Skype Attending: Mary Danko, Chris Kirby & Lucinda Walker Called to order at 11:05 a.m. Agenda 1. Exit Fees The GMLC membership voted at their annual meeting in May 2010, to institute at $500 withdrawal fee for institutions who … Continue reading

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E-book Additions in Romance

Thanks to the generous gift of a member library, we’ve added 141 ebook titles in the “romance” category to our downloadable collection. A sampling of the authors added, in both EPUB and PDF format: Mary BaloghCandace CampJennifer CrusieChristine FeehanKaren HawkinsLinda … Continue reading

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DCF and GMBA Additions, audio and ebook

Our Selection Committee periodically checks to see what titles from the current DCF and GMBA awards lists may have been released on audio since our last awards purchase. Here’s what we were able to add this time around: Available ebooks … 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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Children’s E-book Additions

When our site is out of development, you can look forward to this opening collection of some new titles, classic favorites, and titles from the DCF and GMBA awards lists:   A Faraway Island Annika Thor, Linda Schenck A Little … Continue reading

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Quick Facts About Our Ebook Collection

Some things to remember about our just-starting-collection: In general: We will be offering trainings on ebooks through OverDrive. As with our previous trainings, these will be done online. All member libraries should ensure staff attend one of these trainings, even … Continue reading

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