How to Use MnLINK Like a Pro

With MnLINK, you can request books, music, and videos from any library in the state. You’ll be surprised what you can find, for free. Basic Use To request materials with MnLINK: Search the ECRL Catalog first, to see if we have the item in our own collection. If not, visit MnLINK. Type in your search …

Visiting County Boards

This past Monday was the three-month anniversary of my first day at East Central Regional Library. The last three months have been good ones and how quickly they have flown by! One of my initial goals was to go to a meeting of the the County Board of Commissioners in each of our six counties. …

Rush City Grand Re-Opening

On Saturday, with kids in tow, I attended the Grand Re-Opening of the Rush City library. The coffee was strong, the cookies were chocolate chip, the library was crisp and gorgeous, and all attendees were excited about their “new” library. What more could one ask for? Jeanette and Jane and assorted volunteers did an outstanding …

I lub my new libary

The newly renovated Rush City Library opened this week. The first person to come in was a blond haired little girl, who promply sat down in front the bright window in the children’s section and read a book. She told Rush City Librarian, Jeanette Monthye, “I lub my new libary.” The East Central Minnesota Post …

Blogland

I hope everyone is enjoying ECRL’s foray into the world of blogging. I, myself, absolutely love blogs: I have a bloglines account that I check religiously, I’ve been known to blog about the brilliant books I’ve been reading, and I think that blogs can be a wonderful mix of function and fun. Hopefully my contributions …