Monthly Archives: July 2011

netLibrary eBook changes

netLibrary, our primary eBook provider, has a new look and new features. For starters, they aren’t calling themselves netLibrary anymore. They were bought several months ago by Ebsco, the same database provider that produces CINAHL, HealthSource, Points of View, and … Continue reading

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July is National Wheelchair Beautification Month

The Coffey Library is sponsoring a wheelchair decoration contest entitled “Pimp my Ride.” The contest will run from July 11th to July 22nd. We even have a very small gift for the winner. The Coffey Library staff has one wheelchair … Continue reading

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E-reader ownership

Great article on e-Book Readers ownership. The e-Reader ownership has surged since last November; tablet ownership is growing more slowly. E-book readers (Kindle, Nook) have doubled in the U.S. to 12% in May, 2011 from 6% in November 2010. The … Continue reading

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