NEW WEB SITE COMING SOON
New Ulm Public Library will debut a new Web site in
the next week. The same address,
www.newulmlibrary.org, will work, but you will
see a whole new look. Our Web pages will fall under
the City of New Ulm Web site, and they will be
consistent with other City departments. For a
here and select Library from the top menu.
WOWBRARY HIGHLIGHTS NEW LIBRARY MATERIALS
Wowbrary is a new service that offers patrons weekly
E-mail alerts showing you the
newest books, DVDs, CDs, and audiobooks that your
library purchases each week. We hope you'll enjoy
hearing about the many exciting bestsellers, movies,
music, and recorded books almost the very moment
they arrive at the library. Whenever you spot
something of interest, you'll be able to click
instantly and reserve it for checkout. And of
course, like everything else in the library, this
service is free!
To get started and see what
the E-mails look like, click the More button above
here. You may quit the weekly E-mails any time
ANCESTRY LIBRARY EDITION AVAILABLE IN THE LIBRARY
Ulm Public Library now offers Ancestry
Library Edition for in-library use only.
Patrons should click on the icon to the left
to be directed to the genealogy database.
Patrons may use the library's computers or
their personal laptops, smartphones, or
tablets to access the database.
Thanks to the Friends of the New Ulm Public
Library for funding a one-year subscription.
If you like this service, please consider
donating funds to the Friends to continue
the subscription. Usage statistics will help
determine whether we will continue to offer
Ancestry Library Edition.
READ THE CARD CATALOG - THE LIBRARY'S NEWSLETTER
The September edition of the library's newsletter is
votes are in, and
here is the list of library staffers'
favorite books and movies of 2013!
have an ongoing list of staff
DO YOU KNOW ABOUT MnKnows?
MnKnows, or read it Minnesota Knows, if
you'd like, is a portal to Minnesota's
online library services (now including
MnLINK). We welcome you to
use and explore its various electronic
libraries cooperate to connect Minnesotans
with the world of information, the content
of their collections, and the expertise of
their staff members. MnKnows is provided by
Minitex, an information and resource sharing
program of the Minnesota Office of Higher
Education and the University of Minnesota
OFF THE SHELF
A weekly column
written by Library staff and published irregularly
since 1961; continuously since 2007.
OFF THE SHELF provides library
news, book reviews and information on library
hope you find these articles informative and enjoyable!
NOTE: This column also appears in
the New Ulm JOURNAL.