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  • ELM Learning Center
    Find fact sheets, short videos, hands-on exercises, and recorded webinars related to the ELM databases in the ELM Learning Center.
  • Best Practices in Virtual ReferenceSelf-Paced Learning
    Information will always exist. Questions will always arise. More and more patrons look for ways to connect with libraries online and at point of need. Providing a virtual reference service is an easy ...
  • Electronic Library for Minnesota: An Overview and RefresherSelf-Paced Learning
    Are you new to ELM (Electronic Library for Minnesota) or to your position within a library or school? Or do you just need a review of ELM and its content? If so, then don't miss this 60-minute webin...
  • ELM Personalized: Easy, Customized ELM Access Self-Paced Learning
    ELM Personalized gives Minnesota libraries and schools the ability to create a page on the ELM website specific to their institution that contains custom-selected ELM databases, library branding and c...
  • ELM Usage StatisticsSelf-Paced Learning
    Do you have direct links to the ELM resources on your library’s website? What kind of usage are you seeing from your ELM resources? Are you interested to know how they are being accessed? If so, then ...
  • Fake news, alternative facts, and ELM: Discussing credibility Self-Paced Learning
    Recent political events have underlined the critical importance of evaluating sources for credibility, a principle long-taught by librarians. How do we turn the uncertain conditions in which informati...
  • Helping Students Read Informational TextsSelf-Paced Learning
    One of the most difficult parts of the research process for many students is the exploration stage: reading and understanding informational texts. Even though our students have “learned to read,” we s...
  • How to CiteSelf-Paced Learning
  • Immigration Check List Self-Paced Learning
    Immigration is a decidedly timely topic. Many people are seeking information on immigration, how it affects people personally and refugees alike, the ramifications for the United States and relations ...
  • Information Literacy – Do Students Know What They Are Looking For?Self-Paced Learning
    Often when K-12 students come to AskMN, Minnesota’s statewide digital reference service, they are looking for help on a particular assignment. Sometimes students will just copy and paste the original ...
  • Job & Career AcceleratorSelf-Paced Learning
    Job & Career Accelerator (JCA) provides resources for job-seekers in all stages of the career exploration and job-application process. Users can assess their work-related interests, explore occupation...
  • LearningExpress LibrarySelf-Paced Learning
    LearningExpress Library is an online learning tool that provides users, from elementary students to adult learners, with access to a comprehensive collection of test preparation tools, skill-building ...
  • Online Information Literacy and ELMSelf-Paced Learning
    Google is usually the first place, and many times the only place, people go for their research. In the latest Pew Internet & American Life Project Report, How Teens Do Research in the Digital World, 9...
  • Points of View Reference Center for Position Papers & DebatesSelf-Paced Learning
    Points of View Reference Center provides a one-stop shop for students researching current topics for position papers, debates, and other classroom assignments. Join us for this brief webinar to explor...
  • Search Strategies: Part OneSelf-Paced Learning
    This self-paced tutorial is designed to help students get a better understanding of how to create a search strategy for finding reliable information based on a topic. Part One will identify three step...
  • Search Strategies: Part TwoSelf-Paced Learning
    This self-paced tutorial is designed to help students get a better understanding of how to create a search strategy for finding reliable information based on a topic. Part One will identify three step...
  • Test Prep for the MCAs, AP exams, ACT/SAT, and more with Learning ExpressSelf-Paced Learning
    Spring is coming, which means warmer temperatures, budding flowers, and school testing season! How can we prepare our K-12 students for their MCAs, AP tests, and college entrance exams? Learning Expr...
  • The History of Minnesota – Digitized For Your ConvenienceSelf-Paced Learning
    Minnesota’s history has come to life once again through the efforts of many libraries, museums, county historical societies, and leading the effort is Minnesota Historical Society and Minnesota Digita...
  • The New ProQuest Global NewsstreamSelf-Paced Learning
    Over the summer of 2017 ProQuest announced the Newsstand database would be getting a new name along with almost 1,000 new titles. Global Newsstream highlights the wide breadth of titles from around th...
  • What Career and College Readiness Means for All StudentsSelf-Paced Learning
    Attendees will become familiar with legislation on planning for students' successful transition to postsecondary education and employment, and elements of the World's Best Work Force. Attendees will a...