Introducing Ebooks Minnesota!

READ LOCAL! Ebooks Minnesota is an online eBook collection for all Minnesotans. The collection covers a wide variety of subjects for readers of all ages, and features content from our state’s independent publishers, including some of our best literature and nonfiction.   Ebooks MN is a collection featuring content from Minnesota’s independent publishers.  The collection […]

ECRL Historical Image featured in DPLA Exhibition

You may have seen our previous post in September announcing that historical images from the ECRL archives had been added to Minnesota Reflections, the online collection of the Minnesota Digital Library (MDL) as part of the Digital Public Library of America’s Public Library Partnerships Project (PLPP). One of the requirements of the PLPP grant, funded […]

Historical ECRL images added to Minnesota Digital Library’s Minnesota Reflections

East Central Regional Library is excited to announce that its first digital collection is live in Minnesota Digital Library’s Minnesota Reflections, courtesy of the Digital Public Library of America’s Public Library Partnerships Project. ECRL’s contribution to Minnesota Reflections provides insight into the oldest existing regional public library system in Minnesota. The collection includes images used […]

Civilian Conservation Corps in Minnesota

Digital Delights A monthly glimpse into the collections at Minnesota Reflections a project of the Minnesota Digital Library   Civilian Conservation Corps in Minnesota By Greta Bahnemann, MDL Metadata Coordinator Marian Rengel, MDL Outreach Coordinator November 1, 2012   Young men left family and friends and traveled to the Civilian Conservation Corps camps across […]

“Last Man’s Club” at Minnesota Digital Library

This column shared by Minitex and the Minnesota Digital Library. Reprinted with permission This is a special edition of “Digital Delights from Minnesota Reflections,” in honor of the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War. Sometimes, memories are our only companions. July 21, 1930, marked the 69th anniversary of the First Battle of Bull Run.  […]