Save money and support the library network by shopping online with Goodshop.com
, an organization that donates up to 20% for every purchase you make online at stores ranging from Barnes and Noble
to Neiman Marcus
. They also offer great deals at all their stores, so make travel plans
and get discounts on your pet supplies
, and support SAILS at the same time!
#BostonBetter: Boston Marathon Tragedy anniversary commemoration - The BostonBetter website is now a robust website where one can easily find information and inspiration as this anniversary fast approaches.
is an online memorial and archive of crowd-sourced stories, photos, video, and social media related to the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings and its aftermath. They have collected more than 3,500 digital artifacts in the past six months but hope to collect many more. No story is too small for Our Marathon. They are currently working to reach communities across the Boston area to give people the opportunity to share their stories.
Remember to keep the patron's email in their record, even if they are switching to getting notified via SMS or VOICE. This way they'll be able to request their PIN, be contacted if holds are about to expire and know when they need to renew their library privileges.
Overdrive will soon be revamping our downloadable library collection. We will have ebooks that can be read in a browser or on a mobile device, without having to download!
Preview a few titles and learn how it will work at: http://read.overdrive.com/about