Valueline Online Trial

January 7, 2013  

Valueline and Morningstar are the main providers of stock news and updates to investors and brokers – recently Morningstar canceled their print edition and moved to a totally online format only. With the move of Morningstar to only online access, Valueline is once again pushing their virtual product as well. We have been given a free trial – I would appreciate it if you would take some time and give it a whirl (especially if you know anything about stocks/stockmarket): … Continue reading

Gale December Webinars – Free Training!

November 15, 2012  

  Gale Virtual Reference Library Library Journal’s “Best Overall Database”! See what made Gale Virtual Reference Library the readers’ choice: more than 8,000 authoritative reference titles, improved navigation, a colorful new interface, cross-searching ease, and much more. December 5, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. (ET) December 13, 10:00 am. – 11:00 a.m. (ET) Health & Wellness Resource Center With an intuitive and customizable interface providing easy-to-find answers, Health & Wellness Resource Center quickly and accurately leads users to targeted, authoritative medical information. Use this webinar to sample the … Continue reading

Enhancements coming to Fold3 database

July 25, 2012  

We are pleased to announce that in the next few days, some important enhancements will become part of yourFold3 search experience: Filtering The most significant change to the Fold3 user interface involves the ability to filter on the key facets that customers have requested:  Documents Categories and Titles in the left column; Dates, States, and Added in the Past (how recently the document was added to the collection) in the center column. It will also be much easier to decide to include or … Continue reading

Rocket Languages

July 13, 2012  

Sooooooooooooo….what could be better than ANOTHER new database? Not much in my book 🙂 Check out our new offering: Rocket Languages Rocket Languages is a different platform than Mango – Rocket Languages has courses that you read through and videos that users can either stream or download (and keep). One of the big reasons we added Rocket Languages is that it offers American Sign Language as one of the choices — read a little more about it Here and then … Continue reading

Rocket Languages

July 13, 2012  

Remote Access   In-house Access  Rocket Languages allows users to visually learn a foreign language.  With 11 languages to chose from (including American Sign Language) Rocket Languages allows our users to download video tutorials they may keep – permanently. Simply create your account and you can learn: Arabic Chinese French German Hindi Ingeles (English for Spanish speakers) Italian Japanese Korean Portuguese Sign Language (ASL) Spanish ロケット英語 (English for Japanese speakers) Each language includes interactive audio lessons, Language & Culture lessons, … Continue reading

New Resource – MyGovernment

July 13, 2012  

We’ve added a great new resource to our list of databases – MyGovernment   Please watch this brief video for an overview of MyGovernment and how it’s different resources work: – it’s right at 5 minutes – and of course, no need to ask for a free trial at the end as we’ve subscribed to it 🙂   MyGovernment is only currently available in-house, so you’ll need to check it out while at work – here’s the access link: