At the annual meeting, our MnDOT members told us about Soundview Book Summaries, issued monthly on DVD. MnDOT subscribes to the premium audio edition.
Each issue includes 3-4 summaries on topics such as management, leadership, economic trends, innovation, and career & self-development. Please go to the Members Only page to see a sample edition.
Further information can be found on their website: http://www.summary.com/
The pooled fund will host a live demonstration of IHS Standards Expert on October 9 at 1:00 PM EDT. Please join us if you’re interested in the resource and let Maggie (msacco[at]hsinfocus[dotcom]) know if you would like to be included in the free trial period that runs through November 2013. Verify your timezones so you don’t miss out!
Hardcore Tech Every Librarian Should Know
Kendra Levine co-presenter, Tran Div chair-elect, TKN web designer extraordinaire.
Always a fan favorite at SLA, here are the slides from SLA 2013’s presentation of 60 Sites in 60 Minutes. Enjoy!!
Thank you Inez Hopkins for the heads up on this resource!
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