Research & Learning

Online Technology and Business Training

Online Technology and Business Training
Posted by Pamela Gardner on Thu, 12/04/2014 - 10:27am

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Moving Freegal Music on an iPad

Moving Freegal Music on an iPad
Posted by Brad McKenna on Sat, 11/08/2014 - 10:17am

 

A Word Exercise

A Word Exercise
Posted by Brad McKenna on Thu, 07/24/2014 - 3:30pm

Last night, we held a Microsoft Word 2010 introductory class. We went over "The Ribbon" and all the fun stuff you can do with a Word Document.

What's a MOOC?

What's a MOOC?
Posted by Brad McKenna on Mon, 07/14/2014 - 10:46am
The internet is full of good data...once you get passed all the videos of cats. But there's a big difference between data and information

New Digital Resource- Digital Learn

New Digital Resource- Digital Learn
Posted by Brad McKenna on Tue, 06/24/2014 - 3:39pm

We're always on the lookout for new resources to pass along and we're happy to have found Digital Learn. Founded by the Public Library Association with a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, it was created to serve as "an online hub for digital literacy support and training." Right now the topics covered are:

Introducing Glassdoor.com

Introducing Glassdoor.com
Posted by Brad McKenna on Tue, 04/29/2014 - 9:46am

Wilmington High School yearbooks now available online!

Wilmington High School yearbooks now available online!
Posted by Curtis Wyant on Tue, 12/11/2012 - 10:00am

Wilmington High School yearbooks have been digitized and are now available online via the Internet Archive. The collection includes issues from the 1940s through the 2000s.

Planning a Trip?

Planning a Trip?
Posted by Katie Huffman on Thu, 02/16/2012 - 3:58pm

Assistant Adult Services Librarian Jenny Arch recommends that you check out these websites:

Europe
EuroCheapo
EuroTrip
Travel Beyond Vacations

Asia
Travelfish

New online resource - Cypress Resume

New online resource - Cypress Resume
Posted by Curtis Wyant on Fri, 01/20/2012 - 12:17pm

Wilmington cardholders now have access to Cypress Resume, a online resume builder. Click here to get started. Resumes can be saved as PDFs.

Town Crier microfilm unavailable February-April

Town Crier microfilm unavailable February-April
Posted by Curtis Wyant on Wed, 01/11/2012 - 10:20am

The Wilmington Town Crier microfilm (1955-2010) will not be available in February, March, or April 2012. The microfilm is being scanned as part of our newspaper digitization project. Online access to past issues, including full-text keyword searching, will be available this summer.

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