[Recorded September 15, 2021.] Gale e-Books provides Idaho residents with quality content to develop personal and professional skills and accessibility tools to reach all patrons. This recorded session will highlight accessibility features, including text enlargement, translation, text to speech, online definitions, and digital highlights and notes. We share best practices to help users, including those with low vision, learning disabilities, and language barriers, find and engage with books to meet their personal, professional, and academic goals.
[Recorded November 12, 2020.] The Gale eBooks collection, available via lili.org, can support students and patrons as they continue their learning virtually through a simple platform and tools designed to support organization and collaboration. In this session, we will review the content and features available in Gale eBooks, including Highlights and Notes, Translate, Listen, and Google/Microsoft integrations.
[Recorded February 4, 2020.] Gale eBooks (previously Gale Virtual Reference Library, or GVRL) provides nonfiction, multidisciplinary and specialized eBooks. With intuitive browse and search capabilities, and unlimited access (no turn-aways!), users can confidently access the information they need. Recent enhancements have streamlined the platform for a better visual experience and increased accessibility. In this session, we will review the new platform enhancements and best practices for navigation.
[Recorded July 14, 2021.] Searching for and applying for jobs can be complex tasks. With Gale eBooks, your users can find simple, on-demand support to access their interests and build the perfect resume. In this session, designed for library staff working with job seekers of all ages, we will review new titles to your collection, including Packaging Yourself: The Targeted Resume 5, Career Courage: Discover Your Passion, Step Out of Your Comfort Zone, & Create the Success You Want and more. In addition to reviewing your new content, we will review the tools and features within the Gale eBooks platform designed to help users quickly find and collect relevant information.
Gale eBooks provides unlimited 24/7 access to nonfiction eBooks. Libraries determine the titles they would like to own, so the titles shown in this webinar may vary from the eBooks in the LiLI collection. This webinar covers the basics of Gale eBooks, including browsing eBooks, searching within eBooks/subjects/collections, and managing HTML and PDF entries with features like citations, highlights and notes, and Gale to Google/Microsoft integration.