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    On the next Tech Talk episode of NCompass Live

    by  • November 22, 2013 • Tech • 0 Comments

    Join us for the next NCompass Live: “Tech Talk with Michael Sauers: Excel at Rearranging Your Library”, on Wednesday, November 27, 10:00am – 11:00am CT. Eventually, librarians need or want to rearrange their libraries. Rearranging bits of paper is tricky. Chris Rippel, from the Central Kansas Library System, demonstrates how to use Excel to...

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    On the next NCompass Live: Tech Talk with Michael Sauers – Building your own ILS from scratch

    by  • August 23, 2013 • Libraries, Presentations, Tech • 0 Comments

    ncompassLiveMed_thumb.jpgWith the cost of purchasing an ILS completely out of reach for a library in a village of 128 people, Beth Kulacz, the Director of the Broadwater (NE) Public Library, decided she was going to build her own. Join us to learn how Beth designed and coded a system specifically for her small library and how you can get a copy of her shareware application to use for your own library.

    In this monthly feature of NCompass Live, the NLC’s Technology Innovation Librarian, Michael Sauers, will discuss the tech news of the month and share new and exciting tech for your library. There will also be plenty of time in each episode for you to ask your tech questions. So, bring your questions with you, or send them in ahead of time, and Michael will have your answers.

    More details & registration @ http://nlc.nebraska.gov/scripts/calendar/eventshow.asp?ProgID=12455.

    Grants for Nebraska Librarians to Attend ARSL 2013 Conference

    by  • June 13, 2013 • Libraries • 0 Comments

    Continuing Education and Training Grant to attend the Association of Rural and Small Libraries Conference, September 25-28, 2013 in Omaha Nebraska public librarians have a terrific opportunity to attend a national professional conference this fall–right in their own backyard! Because we think this is such a great opportunity, the Nebraska Library Commission (NLC) will...

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    Petition: Fund the 2013-2015 budget requests from the Nebraska Library Commission

    by  • April 21, 2013 • Libraries, Politics & Law • 0 Comments

    Help fund ebooks and electronic databases for Nebraska residents! There are three requests that need to be funded: 1. NEW direct state funding for ebook and eaudio for public libraries. The request is for $925,000 or $.50 per person. This means more ebooks to check out for free! 2. NebraskAccess. Help Nebraska residents find...

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    23 Things for Professional Development

    by  • June 2, 2011 • work • 0 Comments

    The ongoing Nebraska Learns 2.0 program (http://nelearns.blogspot.com ) is now 2 years old! Yup, our very first Thing was in May 2009. Every month since then, we’ve offered you a new resource to learn about. But this isn’t the Nebraska Library Commission’s first foray into a 23 Things program. We debuted our first Nebraska...

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