OverDrive App Comes to Nook Borrowing eBooks and audiobooks from the library just got a whole lot easier for users of the NOOK HD, NOOK HD+, NOOK Tablet™ and NOOK Color™. Last week, Barnes & Noble added the OverDrive Media Console app to the NOOK Apps™ storefront. This NOOK app enables users to wirelessly borrow eBooks and MP3 audiobooks from the library. All NOOK devices, including NOOK 1st Edition, NOOK Simple Touch and NOOK Simple Touch with GlowLight, have always enabled … Continue reading
Mango has introduced a new social media feature – badges! Game On! Introducing Mango’s new social media feature. While using Mango, library patrons are now able to earn virtual badges & share their language learning progress on Facebook and Twitter! As you progress through Mango’s interactive, language learning courses, you can earn social badges to post to Twitter or Facebook. Let all your Friends and Followers know how you’re doing! Show off your new skills! Try Mango free today!
Join us for a free webinar! August 29, 2012 2:00 p.m. EST “Overqualified & Experienced Job Seekers: How to Rebound and Get Noticed“ With Career Expert Andrea C. Santiago Overqualified is a term given to job seekers when their background, education, experience, or previous title and/or salary are well beyond what the job requires. While this may seem like a roadblock at first, there are strategies that can turn this negative perception into a positive asset, which can lead to increased opportunities … Continue reading
New content added to the Facts on File Database – keep up with current issues: World News Digest The XXX Summer Olympic Games in London, England Focus On: Summer Olympics [More Research Features ] The Summer Olympics: A Visual History [ 2008 Summer Olympics Highlights] International News and Features Moderate Coalition Appears Set to Win Landmark Elections in Libya; Citizens Vote in First Democratic Poll Since 1964 [ More Top Stories] Pena Nieto Elected Mexican President [ More News Headlines] Barclays Pays $450 Million to Settle Allegations … Continue reading
Join us for a free webinar! July 25, 2012 2:00 p.m. EST “Mastering Job Search Skills for Recent College Grads” With Career Management Expert Heather R. Huhman For recent college graduates and young professionals, looking for a job can be particularly challenging. When confronted with the current state of the job market, insufficient professional experience and completion for the same positions with more skilled candidates, job seekers must equip themselves with strategies that help them stand out. The tips and tactics that career expert … Continue reading
Boyd County Public Library is proud to present a new resource that will help you find out the Who, What and Where of our government – MyGovernment MyGovernment will show you all your elected politicians, from the President to the local munipialities. It provides contact information, in-depth biographies and much more. MyGovernment’s interface is available in both English and Spanish. With MyGovernment you have access to the same information as professional lobbyists. Want to know what bills your Senator is … Continue reading