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Minitex News articles tagged with "50th Anniversary" (25):

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The heading of Minitex's 2021 Annual Report, featuring color bars fading from purple to amber at top and bottom, the Minitex wordmark, and the subtitle, "Celebrating 50 Years, FY21 Annual Report."

Minitex's 2021 Annual Report: Celebrating 50 Years

Sep 10, 2021

As we celebrate half a century of service, we are proud of what we have accomplished in our 50th year. We look forward to collaborating with our partners for another 50 years and beyond.
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A photo of Alcuin Library at Saint John's University

Partner profile: College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University

Sep 1, 2021

In honor of our 50th Anniversary, we're catching up with each of our original partner libraries. We've asked staff members from each library to reflect on their shared history with Minitex and update us on how their institutions have grown and changed over the years. This week, we're checking in with Kathy Parker, Library Director at the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University.

Celebrating 50 Years of Interlibrary Loan

Aug 20, 2021

From buses and beer boxes to custom software and an online portal, see how interlibrary loan at Minitex has changed and grown over the past 50 years.
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Cassette tape cover in the shape of a book with the words "oral history" below it

MDL flashback: Selections from the Minitex Oral History Project

Jul 27, 2021

In honor of our 50th Anniversary, I am highlighting a few recordings from the Minitex oral history collection in the Minnesota Digital Library. This is the second article in an occasional series and features excerpts from some of our more recent interviewees: Keith Ewing (formerly of St. Cloud State University) and John Butler (formerly of University of Minnesota Libraries). Both were heavily involved in the development of the Minnesota Digital Library.
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A photo of the interior of Rochester Public Library.

Partner profile: Rochester Public Library

Jun 25, 2021

In honor of our 50th Anniversary, we're catching up with each of our original partner libraries. We've asked staff members from each library to reflect on their shared history with Minitex and update us on how their institutions have grown and changed over the years. This week, we're checking in with Karen Lemke, Head of Marketing & Community Engagement at Rochester Public Library.
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A photo of the Kathryn A. Martin Library at University of Minnesota Duluth.

Partner profile: University of Minnesota Duluth

Jun 18, 2021

In honor of our 50th Anniversary, we're catching up with each of our original partner libraries. We've asked staff members from each library to reflect on their shared history with Minitex and update us on how their institutions have grown and changed over the years. This week, we're checking in with Matt Rosendahl, Library Director at the University of Minnesota Duluth.
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Cassette tape cover in the shape of a book with the words "oral history" below it

1969 flashback: Impressions of Interlibrary Loan in Minnesota

May 27, 2021

I interviewed dozens of librarians over the last several years through the Minitex oral history project, all available in the Minitex collection for the Minnesota Digital Library. In honor of our 50th Anniversary, I would like to select and share a few of the stories from that collection. This is the first article in an occasional series published in the Minitex Messenger.
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A photograph of dozens of new, black, Minitex pens.

New pens commemorate Minitex's 50th year

May 14, 2021

Over the coming months, Minitex will have a new gift with which to thank our friends in the library community and beyond: a limited-edition black Minitex pen featuring our commemorative 50th-anniversary logo. A blue version will also be available.
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A photograph of red apples sitting in a bowl in the sun.

Resources for teachers available year round

May 7, 2021

Minitex supports teachers and educators of every kind all year round. Our offerings include ebooks, encyclopedias, scholarly journals, local history, publishing tools, and much more.
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A photograph if the the first spring blooms of a northern cherry tree.

all we have we offer

Apr 30, 2021

A poem by Minneapolis artist Diver Van Avery commemorating Minitex's 50th anniversary for National Poetry Month.