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Minitex News articles tagged with "Ebooks Minnesota" (109):

Ebooks MN Highlight: This place: 150 years retold

One of the more popular graphic novels in Ebooks Minnesota, "This place: 150 years retold," receives high ratings across the board.

April 2: International Children's Book Day

This year Greece is hosting International Children's Book Day, which is April 2nd. They have chosen the theme, "I am a book: read me."

Ebooks MN highlight: The Story of the Black National Anthem

Those of you that watched Superbowl 2023 may have heard Sheryl Lee Ralph sing "Lift every voice and sing," also known as the Black National Anthem. The Story of the Black National Anthem, part of the Freedom's Promise series, is available in Ebooks Minnesota.

Ebooks MN highlight: Beautiful Music for Ugly Children

Ebooks Minnesota contains many award-winning books, as well as several books written by award-winning authors. As we move into 2023, I will be highlighting some of these titles via the Minitex Messenger.

Outreach & Instruction staff available for ELM and Ebooks Minnesota instruction

Along with currently scheduled webinars on eLibrary Minnesota resources, the Minitex Outreach & Instruction (O&I) unit wants to make sure that Minnesota library staff and educators know that we are available for instruction customized to your needs.

Popular titles in Ebooks Minnesota

Once again, I'm curious to see what Minnesotan's are reading in Ebooks Minnesota. I checked on this a few months ago and you can see those titles in my article What are Minnesotans reading in Ebooks MN during this pandemic? Time has moved on, and while we are still in the midst of this pandemic, popular titles in Ebooks Minnesota have changed a bit.

Timely strategic planning at Minitex

Minitex is due to undertake a new strategic planning effort, and the timing couldn't be more fitting. It's hard to overstate the impact COVID-19 has had on our organization. Our work has changed in ways that will outlast the current pandemic. Even so, the lessons taught by the murder of George Floyd and the drive for social justice that has followed in its wake, are even more important.

Ebooks Minnesota hosts statewide book club selection, "A Good Time For the Truth: Race in Minnesota"

In its second iteration, Minnesota's statewide bookclub, One Book | One Minnesota, invites Minnesotans to read "A Good Time For the Truth," edited by Sun Yung Shin. Each of the book's sixteen authors contributes a chapter to share their perspective on life as a person of color in Minnesota.

Last chance to read "Because of Winn-Dixie" on Ebooks Minnesota

This week is your last chance to read Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo at no cost thanks to your local library! Friday, June 5th will be the last day that this book will be available to read on

Minitex staff quoted in the U of MN Libraries continuum

I was fortunate to be interviewed by Allison Campbell Jensen, a writer for the U of MN Libraries continuum.  The article highlights Ebooks Minnesota and its value in this time of online education and learning.  Check out the article,