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Minitex News articles tagged with "eLibrary Minnesota" (47):

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NAACP Director Roy Wilkins at a podium

New Resource Pack for schools: the Civil Rights Movement

Feb 12, 2024

Minitex staff and librarians who work with eLibraryMN, Ebooks Minnesota, Minnesota Digital Library, and Resource Sharing have come together to create Resource Packs for Minnesota schools! This month's pack features fiction, nonfiction, and primary sources about the Civil Rights Movement.
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We knew there was trouble when they flew in: Luxury emissions

Feb 9, 2024

Celebrities, including Taylor Swift, enjoy being in the spotlight, but not when it comes to their carbon footprint. Let’s explore the excess carbon emissions caused by celebrity travel, and the attempts to mitigate them.
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A graphic of the phrase "Black History is World History" in the shape of the African continent.

Learn at the library: Black History Month

Feb 2, 2024

During Black History Month we recognize the impact African American communities have had in the world we see today. Using the Minnesota Digital Library and Ebooks Minnesota, let's celebrate their diverse voices, experiences, and contributions.
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A photo of the front of red car with socks on windshield wipers and plastic bags on rearview mirrors.

Winter is coming: Let’s prepare with eLibrary Minnesota

Jan 26, 2024

Don’t get caught off guard by the changing weather. Check out these tips and tricks to help speed up your morning defrost and prevent unwanted car hassles this winter.
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Martin Luther King Jr. speaking

eLibrary Minnesota resources for Martin Luther King Jr. Day: "I have a dream"

Jan 10, 2024

Your students might know the words, but do they know as much as they should about the man who said them? This Martin Luther King Jr. Day, students can chronicle the life and legacy of this courageous hero by relying on the many resources in eLibrary Minnesota.
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A quick guide to gut health for the holidays

Dec 15, 2023

The holidays should be a time for celebration, not stomach aches. My gut tells me you should probably read this, and maybe do some library research of your own to make sure your holiday season is a joyful one.
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A screen capture of the first Resource Pack published by Minitex staff.

Introducing Resource Packs for School Librarians and Teachers!

Dec 11, 2023

Minitex staff and librarians who work with eLibraryMN, Ebooks Minnesota, Minnesota Digital Library, and Resource Sharing have come together to create Resource Packs for Minnesota schools around a theme supporting Minnesota K-12 Academic standards.
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Current events in focus: Israel, Palestine, Hamas, and the Gaza Strip

Dec 7, 2023

On October 7, Hamas-led militants launched an assault on Israel from the Gaza Strip. This has opened discussions, disagreements, and a wide range of emotions here in the United States. It has also, undoubtedly, raised many questions among middle and high school students.
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A photo of a coffee mug alongside a "Brown Butter" Nestle Coffee Mate creamer.

Are you using creamer wrong?

Dec 1, 2023

Your coffee creamer experience is about to get better! Learn how to choose the right creamer, avoid misleading nutrition labels, and enhance your coffee experience with eLibrary Minnesota.
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Ebooks Minnesota bookmark for Song of Solomon

Ebooks Minnesota and ELM bookmarks available to order

Nov 13, 2023

Promotional bookmarks and postcards for Ebooks Minnesota and eLibraryMN are available for order, at no cost, via the Minitex website.