El uso de la biblioteca puede resultar difícil si uno no habla inglés. Hoy, estamos facilitando su uso mediante la traducción-en-línea y videos. Vea los videos de bienvenida a la biblioteca Un punto de inicio muy bueno son los Videos de Bienvenida a la Biblioteca. Usted puede ver videos en español, árabe, somalí, mai-mai y […]Read More from La biblioteca en su propio idioma
Want to keep track of a certain group of books but don’t want to make a list? Do you think a book will be interesting to a certain group of people? Want to note content or throw up a video review? Or maybe you thought a book was horrible/excellent but don’t want to write about […]Read More from Website and Catalog Tip of the Week #30: The quick things you can do
When you hear the phrase “online resources” you might think of research databases and other things that are useful for people writing papers, starting and running businesses, and otherwise finding information. But the E-Library is also where you’ll find all the fun stuff! Books, of course. There are plenty of ways to get books in […]Read More from Website and Catalog Tip of the Week #29: The E-Library for Your Entertainment
Using the library can be challenging if you don't speak English. With the help of web translation and videos, we're making it easier. Watch Welcome to the Library Videos A good place to start is our Welcome to the Library videos. Watch videos about how to use the library in Spanish, Arabic, Somali, Maay Maay, […]Read More from The Library in Your Language: Website and Catalog Tip of the Week #28
Everyone knows the most frequent things borrowed from libraries all over are books. That’s what you probably immediately think of every time you even think about a library: shelf upon shelf, row upon row, of books. And don’t we have plenty of those across all our libraries!?! (We’ve got a pretty extensive digital books collection, […]Read More from Borrow More Than Books! Website and Catalog Tip of the Week #27
A couple tips ago, we talked about the E-Library, and good resources you could use in the E-Library for any interest or need you had that was history related. This time, we’re looking at what’s in the E-Library for kids! Just as there is for adults, there’s something in every category for kids, whether it’s […]Read More from Website and Catalog Tip of the Week #26: Find it in the E-Library (for Kids)!
So you see the title of an interesting book or movie somewhere on the internet, and your automatic response is to go to the library website and see if it’s available, right? Only—surprise!—the library, for some reason, does not have it. Maybe it slipped past our radar, or the last copy we had got destroyed […]Read More from Get What You’re Looking For! Website and Catalog Tip of the Week #25
When you’re looking for information on a topic, your first instinct is probably to search the catalog. What do you do if everything on that subject is checked out, or you just can’t find what you’re looking for? Find it in the E-Library. The online resources that are available to (pretty much) all Pima County […]Read More from Website and Catalog Tip of the Week #24: Find it in the E-Library (History)
For so many of us, the smartphone or other mobile device is the first choice for getting information, whether we’re at home or out on the town. There are so many things we can do with just one swipe, including find a restaurant, or a date, or rent a movie. You can also do nearly […]Read More from Website and Catalog Tip of the Week # 23: Go Mobile!
If you're an ebook user, you know that we can have long waiting lists on some titles. You've probably waited on some long lists yourself. Pay it forward! You can help everyone who's waiting behind you by turning your ebook in early. Returning early helps the line move along faster, which may just benefit you […]Read More from Ebook Early Return: Website and Catalog Tip of the Week #22