Introduction to Gale

Hi all! If you're from CCLS, there's a good chance I recently saw you at Staff Development Day. You can find the crosswalk to the Gale Resources as a pdf of the presentation and an additional handout featuring the tools available in the resources below. Not sure what I'm talking about?  Take a look! If …

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eReader Troubleshooting

Even if you are perfectly familiar and comfortable with OverDrive and other eContent platforms, things have a tendency to go wrong. Terribly, terribly wrong. Ok, not THAT wrong. But, when faced with a frustrated patron, it doesn't feel that far off. Keep these troubleshooting tips in your back pocket for the next time something isn't …

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Dyslexic Fonts

Dyslexia holds the title as the most common learning disorder. In fact, as many as 80% of those who have learning disabilities are affected by dyslexia (according to textbook Neurological Rehabilitation). There is no treatment for dyslexia, but it is possible to mitigate some of the reading errors caused by using a special OpenDyslexic typeface. Did …

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PAsmart

In a recent budget proposal, Governor Tom Wolf announced a new strategic investment for job training and workforce development in PA. More information on that initiative can be found here. One of the first steps in this plan is the launch of a website to guide people as they pursue education or a career in …

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