Identity: Dismantling Arab Stereotypes
American National Museum
This online exhibit dismantles stereotypes by tracing their origins and
impacts, while offering a more realistic portrait of Arab and Arab
Reclaiming Identity: Dismantling Arab
for Free Online!
The big shift: public library strategies for access to information in
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Marrakesh treaty to facilitate access to published works for persons
who are blind, visually impaired, or otherwise print disabled
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Minimum digitization capture recommendations
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this month for
commonly misspelled words in
the union catalog:
adn / and
incud* / includ*
individaul / individual
The e-newsletter of the Detroit Area
Annual Meeting Follow-up
The DALNET Educational Forum and Annual Member Meeting
took place on August 9th. Lorcan
Dempsey delivered a keynote address titled: "The Network Rebalances the Library" for attendees of the morning forum.
Following a very nice lunch, DALNET members heard news from the
consortium and also shared what their own institutions are doing
during round-table discussions. Links to the Keynote Address and Annual Meeting presentation are below. |
"The Network Rebalances the Library" Keynote Address
"Annual Meeting PowerPoint" [Member Login Required]
eResource Batch Load Request and Planning Form
new online form for eResource Batch Load Requests and Project Planning
was introduced at the Annual Member Meeting during a presentation on
Managing e-Resource Records. Shared System members are encouraged
to use the new form for organizing and submitting their batch MARC
record load requests. Links to the new form and the presentation
Batch Load Project Requests - New Online Form
"Managing e-Resource Records in a Consortium" [Member Login Required]
Welcome Alexis and Kirsten!
DALNET has two new project managers.
Alexis Zirpoli is the Manager of Library Access and Technical
Services for Oakland Community College. She is based at the Auburn
Hills campus. Also, Kirsten Terry is the new Associate Librarian
at the Arab American National Museum in Dearborn. Kirsten is also
AANM's new Board member. Welcome!
Upcoming Conferences and Meetings
|MUG Annual Meeting|
Michigan Library Association Annual Conference
SirsiDynix Consortia Special Interest Group
MeLCat User's Day
| Oct. 11|
|If you work with the DALNET office from beginning to
end on your plans for e-resource acquisitions, we can help make the
process easier. A well-planned project can help us get your
new resources more quickly loaded into your catalog, allowing your patrons access the items sooner.
September 2, 2013
Labor Day Holiday Closure
Location: DALNET Office
September 16, 2013
September 23, 2013
DALNET Board Meeting
McNichols Campus Library, 3rd Floor, Room 324
1:30 - 4:00 p.m.
|Michigan Cultural Data Project
Offers a powerful online
management tool designed to strengthen arts and cultural organizations.
This groundbreaking project gathers reliable, longitudinal data on the
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Lydia the Librarian find books for the kids before they get upset and
leave! The better your memory the better you’ll do at Lightning
Librarian. From funschool.com.