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Madison Public Library on Access: City Hall

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Madison Public Library on Access: City Hall

Postby Stu Levitan » Thu Sep 26, 2013 9:21 pm

Prepping interview with Madison Public Library Director Greg Mickells, MPL Board President Tripp Widder and MPL Foundation Director Jenni Collins. Anybody have any questions?
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Re: Madison Public Library on Access: City Hall

Postby bdog » Thu Sep 26, 2013 9:28 pm

Great job so far.

Is Meadowood on the list for improvements / expansion ?

Have you considered a 24/7 library in an area like Meadowood?

Overdrive - how is it decided what books are available? Will it kill paper books? I hope not.
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Re: Madison Public Library on Access: City Hall

Postby Stu Levitan » Thu Sep 26, 2013 9:53 pm

Thanks. But what's "overdrive"?
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Re: Madison Public Library on Access: City Hall

Postby bdog » Fri Sep 27, 2013 5:50 am

OverDrive is a library-purchased subscription to eBook, audiobook, music and video content. Madison Public Library, as part of the Wisconsin Public Library Consortium, has access to this shared collection. Using your library card, you can browse for titles to download to your computer or a variety of portable devices including MP3 players, iPods, iPads, Nooks, Kindles, and smartphones.
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Re: Madison Public Library on Access: City Hall

Postby Stu Levitan » Fri Sep 27, 2013 9:52 am

thanks
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Re: Madison Public Library on Access: City Hall

Postby Boyce Johnson » Tue Oct 01, 2013 5:35 pm

The episode can be viewed here.
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