Exploring Library Resources for Members: Libby with Myles Cooper | Mechanics' Institute

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Exploring Library Resources for Members: Libby with Myles Cooper
A skillshare series for Members where curiosity knows no bounds, and learning is a shared adventure!

Unlock the world of eResources with Libby, your one-stop shop for eBooks, eAudiobooks, and eMagazines! In this skillshare, librarian Myles Cooper will guide you through everything you need to know. Borrow books, discover audiobooks for any commute, and explore a vast collection of magazines, all with just a few taps on your phone, tablet, or computer. Learn the ropes, tour the collection, uncover hidden features, and find your next great read with Libby!

About This Series

Join us for the Exploring Library Resources at Mechanics' Institute skillshare series, where curiosity knows no bounds, and learning is a shared adventure! Discover the power of library resources such as Ancestry, JSTOR, Kanopy, Libby, and Value Line—all at your fingertips and free to access for Mechanics' Institute members! Whether you're a seasoned researcher or just dipping your toes into the world of library resources, there's something for everyone in this skillshare series.

This is also an opportunity to meet our passionate library and programming staff, your guides on this exploratory journey. These sessions are led by fellow enthusiasts who are eager to facilitate an open and inclusive learning environment. Share your own understanding, learn from others, and become part of a vibrant learning community where knowledge flows freely.

Our next Exploring Library Resources session will be:

  • JSTOR with Nico Chen in the 3rd Floor Library Classrooms (August 9, 2024)

 

Classes

Admission: 
Members Free
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Location: 
3rd Floor Library - Classroom B
Questions?
Nico Chen - 415-393-0103
Register now by using the form below or calling 415-393-0101.
 

Future Classes

Jul 22 - 12:00 pm

From Bad News to Fake News: Media & Conflict 1850-2017
A four-part serial with Myles Dungan, part of the Monday Noontime History Series.

Jul 29 - 12:00 pm

From Bad News to Fake News: Media & Conflict 1850-2017
A four-part serial with Myles Dungan, part of the Monday Noontime History Series.

Aug 5 - 12:00 pm

From Bad News to Fake News: Media & Conflict 1850-2017
A four-part serial with Myles Dungan, part of the Monday Noontime History Series.

Aug 28 - 6:15 pm

Storytelling and Improvisation Workshop with Corey Rosen
We'll be kicking off our 2024-2025 Storytelling Showcase season with this workshop with Corey Rosen, author and host of "The Moth."