Congratulations to Katie O'Kane!
New Additions to Booklynx for April 2018
Booklynx now offers 1500 eBooks/audiobooks!
Please note: Donna Good is eagerly awaiting your suggestions for titles/subjects/genres to add to BookLynx. Just fill out the form at http://rilink.libsurveys.com/eBookrequest !!
Summer Conference 2018 Update: Call for Presenters for Potential Sessions
April is School Library Month! Check out the resources on the ALA site. National Library Week is April 8-14, 2018. RI Library Day is Saturday, April 14. To view details about RI activities visit the RILA site.
Check Out Audiobook Resources!
Are student IEPs or other needs pointing toward audiobooks or other alternative materials? Please see our website at http://guides.rilink.org/ebooks2018/audio for sources of audiobooks and read-alongs.
Getting Ready for Inventory? Check out our guide at http://guides.rilink.org/beyond_help/inventory_may13
LORI Certification: Another Year Completed!
Sincere thanks to all members who worked hard to complete the certification process and ensure continued access to resources for their patrons through interlibrary loan and resource sharing.
REMINDER: Resource lists containing 99 or fewer items may be imported into Destiny Discover from Destiny Classic. Lists with 100 entries or more will not appear in the drop-down list when creating a Collection.
However, a Collection can be created featuring some titles and/or web sites and then a link to the Resource List of 100 items or more can be added. Find out how on our web site at http://guides.rilink.org/beyond_help/resourcelists.
RI Book Awards Now Available on Titlewave
Just in from Anthony Ferranti, Follett School Solutions
To view the nominees for RI Book Awards on Titlewave, login and go to the following links:
PLEASE NOTE CHANGE TO FOLLETT EBOOK UPDATES
To everyone using Follett and/or BookLynx eBooks:
Due to some of the issues that we have been having with response times for RICAT, daily Follett Digital Updates have been turned OFF.
To add Follett eBooks that you purchase to Destiny Classic, one of the following options must be completed:
Upload the MARC records to Destiny Classic for the Follett eBooks that you purchase for your school
Under the Catalog tab (view screencast)
a. Click on the Search Setup
b. Click on the Digital tab.
c. Click on Update button on the Digital Setup page.
This process will have to be completed when you add or remove Booklynx eBooks as well. Destiny will produce a Report in your Back Office when the Update is finished.
LibGuides Tip of the Month
Check out this screencast to see how to use this tool. Special thanks to Stephanie Mills for granting permission for the Park View Middle School LibGuide to be used for the demonstration.