May 9, 2022Gale recently added some accessibility tools to its In Context databases. Two of these, Gale in Context: Middle School and Gale in Context: High School, are available to all Minnesota residents via ELM.
Nov 5, 2021New accessible font choices are now available in Gale In Context databases.
Dec 29, 2020The two Gale databases available in ELM, Gale in Context: Middle School and Gale in Context: High School, offer a search tool called Topic Finder. "This tool takes the titles, subjects, and approximately the first 100 words from a subset of your top results and feeds them into an algorithm. Keywords shown in the graphics are those found most often in the text with your search term." The results in the above image represent those terms found most often in the results for "space race."
Jun 5, 2020
Gale has added and updated portals in their Gale In Context: High School database. Each portal includes a topic overview and links to articles, biographies, images, videos, and more.
Sep 25, 2019
Along with changing their names, Gale has updated some features within their databases. One of these updates involves their Content Level indicators.
Jul 1, 2019
On July 26, Gale will release the first in a series of experience and design changes across its portfolio of products. Here’s what you can expect:
Jul 27, 2018
Gale invites Minitex libraries to check out their new and improved resources available in this special promotional offer. Gale notes that "[w]e have included content to meet the needs of Minnesota students and library patrons.
Mar 1, 2018
From now until March 28, 2018, libraries in the Minitex region will receive a special discount for any new subscription to Gale databases (third party databases are excluded):