Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Everything you wanted to know about the Libraries new homepage in 3 minutes and 47 seconds...


After more than 6 months of hard work, it comes down to this...3 minutes and 47 seconds to get a quick overview of the Libraries new homepage features.
If you have any questions or comments, please contact Jenny Hatleberg at 240-567-1685 or Brenda Braham at 240-567-8033.

Monday, August 23, 2010

Views: To What End? - Inside Higher Ed

Views: To What End? - Inside Higher Ed

Our new President, Dr. DeRionne Pollard, mentioned this article today by Terry O'Banion on community colleges in her remarks at the Fall Opening Meeting. The Libraries want to share the link.

Friday, August 20, 2010

Library Workshops for Faculty!

Professional Development Week
Rockville Campus Library – MT 205

Thursday August 26th 9:30 – 11:00 AM
MC Libraries – Endless Possibilities
Find out what the library can do for you! A review of library services, a look at the library’s new website, and a discussion on how to develop better research assignments.

Thursday August 26th 2:30 – 3:30 PM
2.0 Technologies in the classroom
Thirty cloud tools in thirty minutes! Join this fast-paced introduction to “cloud computing” tools. If you wondered how Web 2.0 technologies might aid you in the classroom, this will be an excellent starting point.

Friday August 27th 9:30 – 11:00 AM
Films on Demand and Refworks
An introduction to Films on Demand, a streaming video database with over 6000+ full length films, and Refworks, a citation tool used to save and produce bibliographies.

Presented by CTL and MC Libraries
To sign up go to: http://appserv.montgomerycollege.edu/pds/user/catalog_page.cfm?view=all

Walk-ins are welcome, you will receive professional development credits, and refreshments will be served.

Monday, August 09, 2010

Coming soon to a pc near you...


The MC Libraries Web Redesign Team has been planning and designing a new look for the Libraries' homepage to be unveiled August 20.

Please click on the title link to get a PDF preview of what the page may look like. We are still making a few minor changes.

From the Libraries and Library Staff of Montgomery College...



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