Category: Group Subscriptions

01 May

MCLS hosted Spring 2020 eResources Meeting virtually

eJournals, Group Subscriptions, MCLS, News by Jan Davidson

Normally a face-to-face event, the MCLS 2020 Spring eResources Meeting went virtual this year. Academic librarians gathered via Zoom on Friday, April 17 for the annual meeting to review upcoming multi-year eResource renewals. The day-long event featured morning presentations by Clarivate Analytics (Web of Science) and SpringerNature (SpringerLink), where renewal details and product updates were …Read more »

29 Feb

March Issue of MCLS News Available Online

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The March issue of MCLS News is now available online.  See the March issue for information on upcoming special programs and workshops and updates on group purchasing, NCIP for Evergreen, and more. For links to back issues of MCLS News and to subscribe or unsubscribe from MCLS News email list, see our MCLS News page.

06 Jan

January Issue of MCLS News Available Online

Group Subscriptions, News, Training by David Votta
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The January issue of MCLS News is now available online.  See the January issue for information on upcoming special programs and workshops and updates on group purchasing, MeL, and more. For links to back issues of MCLS News and to subscribe or unsubscribe from MCLS News email list, see our MCLS News page.

09 Dec

Discount Offer for CIL 2012 Conference for MCLS Member Libraries

Group Subscriptions, News by David Votta

Missouri Library Network Corporation (MLNC) in cooperation with Information Today, Inc. is happy to offer reduced rates to the Computers in Libraries 2012 to MCLS member libraries.  If you register for CiL 2012 through MLNC, you will receive the special rate of $289 for the full 3-day conference, including Internet@Schools track sessions.  Discounts are also …Read more »

02 Dec

December Issue of MCLS News Now Online

Group Subscriptions, News, Training by David Votta

The December issue of MCLS News is now available online.  See the December issue for information on upcoming special programs and workshops and updates on group purchasing, MeL, and more. For links to back issues of MCLS News and to subscribe or unsubscribe from MCLS News email list, see our MCLS News page.

21 Nov

Ambrose Video Streaming Now Available to MCLS Member Libraries

Group Subscriptions by David Votta

MCLS is now offering Ambrose Video Streaming subscriptions for our member libraries. See below for product information from Ambrose. For discounted pricing or other information, please contact MCLS staff at services@mcls.org. Introducing Ambrose Video Streaming Stream the BBC Shakespeare Plays, James Burke’s Connections, the latest production from the BBC, Diarmaid McCullough’s A History of Christianity; …Read more »

01 Nov

ERMI license elements posted for MeL Databases

Databases, Group Subscriptions, MeL by David Votta

Electronic Resources Management Initiative (ERMI) Elements are 29 data elements mapped from electronic resources licenses for inclusion in a subscribing library’s ERM system. To assist Michigan libraries in updating their ERM systems, we have posted the ERMI license element worksheets for the new line-up of MeL Databases on our web page at: http://mcls.org/cms/sitem.cfm/databases__econtent/databases_/ (scroll down …Read more »

11 Oct

NewsBank to be removed from MeL Databases Nov. 1

Databases, Group Subscriptions, MeL by David Votta

State Librarian Nancy Robertson sent out the following message today regarding changes to the MeL Databases: Dear Michigan libraries, After lengthy contract negotiations on issues unrelated to pricing, NewsBank and the State of Michigan could not reach agreement on the wording of the contract. Since the State of Michigan has boilerplate requirements that must be …Read more »

21 Sep

MeL Databases Changes Scheduled for October 1 & November 1

Databases, Group Subscriptions, MeL by David Votta

This is a reminder to Michigan libraries that the MeL Databases line-up will change on October 1, 2011. Update 10/11/2011: NewsBank Michigan Newspapers Database will expire and be removed from MeL Databases on November 1, 2011. For information, please see: http://mcls.org/cms/sitem.cfm/databases__econtent/mel_databases/ Due to changes in our MeL support contract, MeL Databases Librarian Kelly Bayee is …Read more »

11 Aug

NoveList & CINAHL Reminder for Michigan Libraries

Databases, Group Subscriptions by David Votta

The CINAHL and NoveList databases will not be available through MeL beginning October 1, 2011. Please contact MCLS at services@mcls.org no later than September 15 if you are interested in joining a group purchase for either of these databases.