Arrowhead Library System (ALS) is excited to announce the availability of 40 million vetted, quality, open access journals, eBooks, and eTextbooks for free through our Open Access resources. Patrons now have access to content focusing on Mining in Minnesota, infectious diseases, climate change, space travel, mental health, and more! Articles about these topics and many [...]
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Customer Service – Things I wish I could tell my Librarian Experience not products – People want to feel welcome in a comfortable setting with desired products Families not coming for the books but the time together, safe environment, social interaction, & activities Exceed expectations and anticipatory services answer the basic reference question but provide [...]
The Hip Hop Librarian Consortium, is a group of Academic Librarians from various parts of the United States, collaborating on an ongoing book-project series that features a bibliographic archive of Hip Hop scholarly resources for students, faculty, and life-long learners to use for research purposes.
ARSL 2016 – Tech Training for Patrons Always try to connect new information to something patrons already know to help them retain the new information that is being shared. Eight tips to remember Self-Identify - do your best, acknowledge unexpected problems and reflect on your experience Measure your progress – Keep learning in an intentional [...]
Shelly Ceglar - Mountain Iron-Buhl Media Specialist I was very excited to be able to attend this year. Although it was only Saturday due to working duties on Friday, it was a great day. The scholarship help is appreciated. Ningiknoo'imaagewikwew. Nindojibwem niibowa. Dash nindonjibaa Gaawaabaabiganikaag. Nlngikendawaag Linda Grover, Consie Powell, idash Anton Treur. (I am [...]
Do you have a strong knowledge in the use of web services, APIs, and related programming languages? Do you have a strong understanding of network environments and design? Are you passionate about improving the efficiency of workflows for an automation system and its web-based components in a Software as a Service environment? The Arrowhead Library [...]