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Library Highlights Interviews
with Rita Sol: View Online

Library Highlights

Kristy's Corrections

Corrections made this month for
commonly misspelled words in
the union catalog:

accesories / accessories (7 times)

highschool / high school (7 times)

oustanding / outstanding (6 times)

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DALNET Details Newsletter
  The e-newsletter of the Detroit Area Library Network    

  October 2010


The DALNET office is pleased to present the inaugural issue of our newsletter, DALNET Details.  We plan to send out this e-mail newsletter once a month as a way to stay in touch with our members and to provide updates, tips, tools, and articles. Contact us with any suggestions of ways we can improve this newsletter for you, our members.

New Board Officers Elected

Laura Mancini (Oakland County Libraries), Board Chair
Maria Ketcham (Detroit Institute of Arts), Vice Chair
Stephanie Coffer (Wayne County Community College),Board Secretary
Caryn Noel (Adam Cardinal Maida Library), Member-At-Large

Thank you to all of our outgoing officers for their service to the Board.

Support the DIA

Help the Detroit Institute of Arts on October 22 and 23 by shopping at Borders Books & Music stores in Wayne and Oakland Counties as well as the Ann Arbor location during Borders Benefit Days.  Go to the DIA website to print out a Borders Benefit Day voucher.  Or shop online at borders.com with this code:  DART9245P.  Read more.

Detroit Institute of Arts

Last DALNET Educational Forum of the Year

Join us in Purdy/Kresge Auditorium on the campus of Wayne State University on Friday, October 29, 2010 for the last in our series of DALNET Education Forums.  Douglas Raber, director of Ferndale Public Library, will talk about the recent renovations and "green makeover" of his library.  See the Events Calendar for a link to more information and the registration form.

Ferndale Public Library
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Events Calendar
Monday, October 18, 2010
Project Managers' Meeting
1:30 - 4:00PM
Location: Wayne State University

Monday, October 25, 2010
Executive Committee Meeting
9:30AM - 12:00PM
Location: Detroit Institute of Arts

Friday, October 29, 2010
DALNET Educational Forum
2:30 - 4:00PM

NEW! Resources
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2010 Horizon Report: Museum
Edition: View in Catalog

Action Guide for Emergency
Management at Institutions of
Higher Education: View in Catalog

The Value of Academic Libraries:
A Comprehensive Research Review
and Report: View in Catalog

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