EBSCO Online Training Sessions Available From GALILEO - Late Summer/Early Fall 2007

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Directors and Public Services Staff,

Many of you have made specific requests to have online training available for EBSCO sources via GALILEO. Please see the announcement below from the GALILEO Virtual Services Librarian, Karen Minton, for schedule and registration information. These sessions have had good reviews in the past. Thanks -- Toni Z.

Dear GALILEO Users,

Several new EBSCO resources were added to GALILEO menus this fiscal
year, and to help staff in libraries get acquainted with them, a series
of online training sessions have been scheduled. Overview sessions will
cover the new resources, as well as a look at new features in the
EBSCOhost interface. The K-12 session will concentrate on those
resources specifically geared to students and may be of interest to
public library staff and education students, in addition to K-12 media
specialists. The Literary Reference Center and Consumer Health Complete
session has been scheduled to offer a more in-depth look at two of the
new resources that feature their own unique content and environments.
The training is free and open to staff in all GALILEO libraries.
Registration and more information on each of the sessions is available
at http://www.usg.edu/oiit/training/

*EBSCO Training Schedule*

August 13, 10:00-11:30 a.m. EBSCO Database Overview and New Resources
August 20, 2:00-3:30 p.m. EBSCO Database Overview and New Resources
September 10, 10:00-11:30 a.m. EBSCO for K-12
September 24, 2:00-3:30 p.m. Literary Reference Center and Consumer
Health Complete

If you have any questions or need more information, please use GALILEO's
Contact Us feature or contact OIIT Customer Services at helpdesk@usg.edu.

GALILEO announcements and status updates are available at:
http://www.usg.edu/galileo/status/. Information about the GALILEO
e-mail list is available at http://www.usg.edu/galileo/about/news/list.phtml

Please encourage others at your institution to subscribe.


Karen Minton
Virtual Services Librarian, Library Services
Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia
2500 Daniells Bridge Road, Building 300
Athens, GA 30606-3539
Phone: (706) 583-2141 Fax: (706) 583-2294
karen.minton@usg.edu http://www.galileo.usg.edu
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Toni Zimmerman
Director, Resource Sharing & Interlibrary Cooperation
Georgia Public Library Service
A Unit of the University System of Georgia 
1800 Century Place, Suite 150
Atlanta, GA 30345-4304
Phone: (404) 235-7129 (Effective Monday, 3/6/06)
Fax: (404) 235-7201 (Effective Monday, 3/6/06)
"Please note phone and fax number changes"