|October 10, 2006|
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LINC Policy Council, October 26, 1:30 pm, Lincoln Trail Libraries System
|2006 - 104|
Another MyMediaMall ‘Digital Library 101’ web-based training session has been scheduled for Friday, October 27, at 2 pm. If you or your staff are interested in attending this class (no travel required), please send an email to Pat Boze, email@example.com. The login information will then be emailed to you. All that is required to participate is internet access, a web browser, and a touch-tone phone.
|2006 - 105|
MYMEDIAMALL AND OVERDRIVE MEDIA CONSOLE UPGRADE
MyMediaMall uses the Overdrive Media Console product to deliver e-books, mobipocket books and downloadable audiobooks and video. Overdrive has announced that a new version of their Overdrive Media Console (v. 2.1) will be available on October 11. The Overdrive Media Console is a product that patrons download to their home computer. Although version 2.1 is not required (the older version will still work), it is an upgrade patrons can do on their home computer to help speed up the process of downloading materials and to facilitate downloading of videos.
More information about this version and its new functionality has been posted Under Public Relations at this web site . Also, links to the new version will be available from the MyMediaMall page (http://www.mymediamall.net) on October 11 (click on Digital Media Help tab).
|2006 - 106|
UPDATED LINC AGENCY, BUILDING, BARCODE PREFIX LIST
With the addition of more libraries to the LINC membership, we’ve updated the list of all LINC buildings. This list has been sorted 3 different ways – by agency code, by building name, and by barcode prefix. See the revised list at: http://www.ltls.org/lincbarcodes.html#prefix
|2006-107||ILLINOIS CENTURY NETWORK REGIONAL MEETINGS|
|The Illinois Century Network is hosting a series of regional information meetings during October. The meetings are designed to share information about what is new with the Illinois Century Network and Regional Technology staff. Highlights of this year’s meetings will be the announcement of changes to the cost recovery model and also information on the Illinois: The Next Century Network initiative.
If you are interested in attending, visit http://www.illinois.net/meetings and register online
|2006-108||WELCOME TO MARY JOHNSTON|
Mary Johnston is a new employee at Lincoln Trail who has joined the LINC automation team. Mary will be responsible for telephone troubleshooting as well as other LINC-related projects. Please help us welcome Mary to the team!