Jan 15, 2019
Minitex is excited to announce a new partnership with Lynda.com (soon to be “LinkedIn Learning”), offering access to the online learning platform for public libraries. There will be an 8-week opt-in period that ends March 22.
Dec 20, 2018
Sherlock Holmes expert Tim Johnson recommends two books to give to Sherlock Holmes fans: “About Sixty: Why Every Sherlock Holmes Story is the Best,” and “About Being a Sherlockian,” both edited by Christopher Redmond.
Dec 8, 2018
Megan Kocher reviewed “The Great Minnesota Cookie Book” and “Soo Fariista,” a Somali American cookbook, on this installment of Read This Book! from the University of Minnesota Libraries.
Dec 6, 2018
Music Librarian Jessica Abbazio recommends “American Music” by Annie Leibovitz as a book to give as a gift on this installment of Read This Book! from the University of Minnesota Libraries.
Sep 6, 2018
Lisa Von Drasek interviews Julie Schumacher — author of “Dear Committee Members” and “The Shakespeare Requirement” — in this installment of Read This Book! from the University of Minnesota Libraries.
Sep 4, 2018
Tim Johnson reviews “Revenge of the Nerd: Or . . . The Singular Adventures of the Man Who Would Be Booger” by Curtis Armstrong, in this edition of Read This Book! from the University of Minnesota Libraries.
Aug 21, 2018Read beautifully illustrated Ojibwe stories in the Ebooks Minnesota collection! The books, created by Grassroots Indigenous Multimedia, are based on Ojibwe conversational archives with elders.