Category: Special offer

01 Sep

Docuseek develops video streaming collection for K-12 school libraries

Well known in the higher education environment as a premier streaming resource for exclusive social issue documentaries, Docuseek now offers an affordable, robust streaming video collection for K-12 schools. Designed for elementary, middle, and high school audiences,?the K-12 Collection contains more than 200 best-selling and popular titles, and includes films on sustainability, STEAM, global studies, …Read more »

01 Sep

Learn more about Patron Point for marketing automation

Special offer No Comments by Sean Cwiek

Patron Point is a fully featured marketing automation platform that gives public libraries the ability to really drive their digital marketing and community engagement. It brings data together by connecting to the ILS and other third-party library services to help libraries segment marketing by audience, reaching patrons more effectively and efficiently. Patron Point automates communications …Read more »

01 Sep

Stay up to date with the Chronicle of Higher Education online

The Chronicle of Higher Education has the nation’s largest newsroom dedicated to covering colleges and universities. As the unrivaled leader in higher education journalism, it serves readers with indispensable real-time news and deep insights, plus the essential tools, career opportunities, and knowledge to succeed in a rapidly changing world.? A site license subscription is the …Read more »

01 Sep

Docuseek offers free films to libraries!

Kartemquin?Films?and?Bullfrog Films?are partnering with Docuseek?to make the film “’63 Boycott,” on the Academy Awards shortlist for Best Documentary Short Subject, available free to K-12 schools in streaming format. The film, and companion curriculum materials, are available free through the end of October 2020. This half-hour long film connects the massive 1963 Chicago Public Schools boycott …Read more »

01 Sep

JSTOR/ArtStor offers free three-month trial September-November 2020

Ithaka (JSTOR/Artstor) is pleased to offer MCLS members a three-month trial Sept. 1, 2020 through Nov. 30, 2020. MCLS members (Academic 2 & 4 year, K-12, Public, and Special libraries) that currently do not subscribe to JSTOR/Artstor will receive trial access to the JSTOR Archive journals and the Artstor Digital Library. JSTOR Archive Journals contains …Read more »

03 Aug

OVID health resources offers special pricing for community colleges

Looking to boost your online health resource collection? From eJournals to eBooks to specialized visual resources, OVID offers a range of cost-effective materials specifically designed to support nursing and allied health programs at community colleges. These include the Community College Essential Journal Collection, the Community College Extended Journal Collection, the Nursing Made Incredibly Easy Health …Read more »

01 Jul

Special discounts from SAGE

From now until Nov. 30, 2020, SAGE would like to offer all academic MCLS members with the option to purchase or subscribe to CQ Researcher and/or Voting and Elections at a 20% discount. This is for new subscribers/purchasers. CQ Researcher The world is changing quickly, and separating fact from fiction has become a daunting challenge …Read more »

01 Jul

Stock up on library supplies

Special offer by Sean Cwiek

MCLS has negotiated discounts with several library supplies and equipment vendors on behalf of our members. These vendors include Brodart, Demco, Ingram, The Library Store, Kapco, Office Depot, Barcodes, Inc., and Vernon Library Supplies. You can find more information on discounts and how to order on each vendor’s page.

01 Jun

Unsub (formerly Unpaywall) helps academics assess subscription usage

Special offer by Sean Cwiek

MCLS is developing a group purchase for Unsub (formerly Unpaywall). Named the “Most Impactful New Product” at the 2019 Charleston Conference, the Unsub tool helps academic and special libraries assess their journal subscription usage in light of open access. It examines open access journal data, institutional COUNTER data, and citation patterns to create a forecast …Read more »

01 Jun

Granite, a resource for hotspots and data plans

Special offer by Sean Cwiek

Libraries play a key role in ensuring internet access for all. When the physical library building is closed or use is limited, providing internet access requires new tools and resources. Hotspots can be part of the solution. MCLS is now an affinity partner with Granite, a provider of hotspots and data plans. MCLS is referring …Read more »